Lois Lowry: The Giver of Stories and Memories

Lois Lowry: The Giver of Stories and Memories

by Lisa Rondinelli Albert
     
 
Lois Lowry has been awarded the prestigious Newbery Medal twice in her career. Both Number the Stars and The Giver continue to be used in classrooms and read by children worldwide. Out of Lowry's dozens of published books, The Giver remains her most acclaimed and controversial. Lowry's life-like her stories-has been full of joy, sorrow, hardship and success.

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Overview

Lois Lowry has been awarded the prestigious Newbery Medal twice in her career. Both Number the Stars and The Giver continue to be used in classrooms and read by children worldwide. Out of Lowry's dozens of published books, The Giver remains her most acclaimed and controversial. Lowry's life-like her stories-has been full of joy, sorrow, hardship and success.

Through this in-depth portrait of Lowry, readers will recognize similarities between her personal experiences and the events and characters in her books. This connection offers personal insight on Lowry and how she came to be one of the most successful authors for young adults of her time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766027220
Publisher:
Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/2007
Series:
Authors Teens Love Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.81(w) x 9.31(h) x 0.46(d)
Age Range:
11 - 17 Years

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