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Gathering blue [electronic resource] : The Giver Quartet, Book 2. Lois Lowry.

Lowry, Lois. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780547345789 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2000.

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Summary, etc.: In perhaps her strongest work to date, Lois Lowry once again creates a mysterious but plausible future world. It is a society ruled by savagery and deceit and that shuns and discards the weak. Left orphaned and physically flawed, young Kira faces a frightening, uncertain future. Blessed with an almost magical talent that keeps her alive, she struggles with ever broadening responsibilities in her quest for truth, discovering things that will change her life forever.As she did in THE GIVER, Lowry challenges readers to imagine what our world could become, how people could evolve, and what could be considered valuable. Every reader will be taken by Kira's plight and will long ponder her haunting world and the hope for the future.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 4
MG+/Upper middle grades (6th-12th)
680 Lexile.
5 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Boston : HMH Books for Young Readers, 2000. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2352 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Mystery.
Science Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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