The Giver

GN 741.5 LOW

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The Giver

Lowry, Lois, author.

Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2019]

176 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.

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In this new graphic novel edition, readers experience the haunting story of twelve-year-old Jonas and his seemingly ideal, if colorless, world of conformity and contentment, through the brilliant art of P. Craig Russell that truly brings The Giver to life. Witness Jonas' assignment as the Receiver of Memory, watch as he begins to understand the dark secrets behind his fragile community, and follow the explosion of color into his world like never before.

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Graphic NovelGraphic Novel

1 copy available at West Noble Middle School

ISBN:

978-0-544-15788-0 (hardcover) : 17.30

LC Call No:

PZ7.7.L697 Gi 2019

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Lowry, Lois, author.

Title:

The Giver / based on the novel by Lois Lowry ; adapted by P. Craig Russell ; illustrated by P. Craig Russell, Galen Showman, Scott Hampton ; colorist: Lovern Kindzierski ; Letterer: Rick parker ; Scanning, cleanup, and digital coordination: Wayne Alan Harold.

Physical:

176 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Junior Library Guild

Summary:

In this new graphic novel edition, readers experience the haunting story of twelve-year-old Jonas and his seemingly ideal, if colorless, world of conformity and contentment, through the brilliant art of P. Craig Russell that truly brings The Giver to life. Witness Jonas' assignment as the Receiver of Memory, watch as he begins to understand the dark secrets behind his fragile community, and follow the explosion of color into his world like never before.

Target Audience:

Ages 10-13.

Target Audience:

Grades 5-8.

Awards Note:

A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)

Subject:

Control (Psychology)--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Dystopias--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Ethics--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Memory--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Social control--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Dystopias--Fiction.

Subject:

Ethics--Fiction.

Subject:

Memory--Fiction.

Subject:

Social control--Fiction.

Subject:

Control (Psychology)--Fiction--Comic books, strips, etc.

Subject:

Dystopias--Fiction--Comic books, strips, etc.

Subject:

Ethics--Fiction--Comic books, strips, etc.

Subject:

Memory--Fiction--Comic books, strips, etc.

AE:PersName:

Russell, P. Craig, adapter, illustrator.

AE:PersName:

Showman, Galen, illustrator.

AE:PersName:

Hampton, Scott, illustrator.

AE:PersName:

Kindzierski, Lovern, 1954-, colorist.

AE:PersName:

Parker. Rick, 1946-, letterer.

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700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Showman, Galen,
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700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Hampton, Scott,
    $e Relator  illustrator.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Kindzierski, Lovern,
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    $e Relator  colorist.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Parker. Rick,
    $d Dates of flourishing  1946-,
    $e Relator  letterer.
852 Holdings   $a Location  WNMS
    $h Classification part  GN 741.5 LOW
    $p Barcode  36509005752959
    $9 Cost  $15.00

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