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The Giver Quiz!

August 04, 2014

Have you ever wondered what assignment you would be given if you lived in Jonas' Community? Would you be a teacher? A birth mother? The next Receiver of Memory perhaps? Take the quiz now and find out!

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The Portland Herald (from Lowry’s home state of Maine) Interviews the Author

August 04, 2014

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A newspaper from Lois Lowry's home state of Maine interviews her in celebration of the upcoming movie release. Lowry describes how her childhood shaped her writing, the development of The Giver novel, and her involvement with the film's making. See below for more highlights! Lowry describes her childhood as shy: “'I remember starting seventh grade...

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The Giver is “A Story About Love” – Gary Schmidt

August 01, 2014

Gary Schmidt, Professor of English at Calvin College, and author, most recently of Okay for Now, (a National Book Award finalist), as well as the Newbery Honor and Printz Honor book Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy, wrote an article for Examiner.com about his advanced screening of The Giver. Read some...

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New trailer for The Giver!

July 30, 2014

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A new trailer was released today for The Giver! See what you think!

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WATCH the video: #TheGiverFirsts – OneRepublic helps a little girl experience life for the first time outside of the hospital

July 29, 2014

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 #TheGiverFirsts - After spending twelve of her thirteen years of life in a hospital room, Torren is able to go outside and experience the real world. And as an avid fan of OneRepublic, she is excited to go to her first concert and see them play live! Watch below for the...

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