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Gathering Blue

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 140,871 Ratings and 11,110 Reviews

Book Description
Lois Lowry's magnificent novel of the distant future, The Giver, is set in a highly technical and emotionally repressed society. This eagerly awaited companion volume, by contrast, takes place in a village with only the most rudimentary technology, where anger, greed, envy, and casual cruelty make ordinary people's lives short and brutish. This society, like the one portrayed in The Giver, is... More
Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Company
BindingHardcover (29 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages215
ISBN-100618055819
ISBN-13978-0618055814
Publication Date10/01/2000
The Creators
About Lois Lowry (Author) : Lois Lowry is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Lois Lowry include The Giver (Unabridged), Number the Stars (Unabridged), Messenger (Unabri... more
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8/9/2010 Nicholas Adams tagged as: I recommend

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12/22/2009 Jonelle H tagged as: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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8/26/2009 alanah White said: my favorite in the trilogy
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1/28/2009 James Rowland tagged as: I read

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1/13/2009 Aletia Morstad said: Wow this book was raw and inspiring, she is an epic writer indeed
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12/20/2007 Nancy Viau said: Lowry has done it again. Cool book.
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10/20/2007 R. J. Gomez said: A beautiful, heartwarming story.
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