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ISBN: 0006748287 / ISBN-13: 9780006748281

The Giver

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It's a perfect world, where everything looks right. But ugly truths lie beneath the surface...It is the future. There is no war, no hunger, no pain. ... Show synopsis

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  • The Giver (Collins) – Mass-market paperback (1994)
    by Lois Lowry

    The Giver

    Mass-market paperback, Collins
    1994
    English
    176 pages

    ISBN: 0006748287
    ISBN-13: 9780006748281

    It is a world without conflict, poverty and inequality. Conformity and happiness are a way of life. But for Jonas, things are different. While his friends are selected to be doctors or teachers, Jonas is sent to the Giver where he discovers the secrets that lie beneath the surface of his world.

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Reviews of The Giver

Overall customer rating: 4.188
Steve  S

Couldn't put it down

by Steve S on May 29, 2014

I read THE GIVER, part one, and couldn't put the book down!! I followed this with the other 3 books of The Giver series and highly recommend the book(s) to all readers. I understand the movie is coming out in the summer of 2014. READ THE BOOK FIRST & enjoy the movie later. HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!

Jennifer N

Fantastic story

by Jennifer N on Aug 23, 2012

When I first got the book in the mail I laughed and how small it was, It's definatly one you can finish in a day if you have the time. Once I started reading it I couldn't put it down. It's a great story. I felt the ending was left as a "you decide what happens ending" and I like that. Very well written.

Susan S

a different kind of book...

by Susan S on Jan 7, 2012

It was suggested to me to read this book by a young adult man. He said that it changed his perception of how life works. I enjoyed it as it is a different sort of book that reminds one of what might be or might have been. Almost like a fantasy read..but more believable. It is one of those books whose story pops into my head weeks later..so I would say that indicates a good book. The story helps to validate emotions, love and relationships, also the value of life. I am an older woman so I think many ages would value this story.

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by cynthiamail.com on Aug 18, 2011

the book came in perfect conditions and the delivery was fast

scuther

Outstanding and Riveting

by scuther on Feb 18, 2011

Read this for the first time with students in sixth grade...we could not stop reading it...the students hurried with their assignment to get to the reading time. Its a wonderful read and great new consept from a writer...we could not imagine the ending.

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Discussions about The Giver

scuther

DId you now there is a sequel to this book?

This wonderful writer gave us two more to add to this exciting story: "Gathering Blue" and "Messenger" I was so surprised when I read them and love where I went with them.

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