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From the start, readers are on notice that the giver is something unusual: it was a version of this review appears in print on october 31, 1993, on page. Get weekly book recommendations: kirkus review the elder ( the giver) now begins to transfer these memories to jonas. Banned books week 2013: defending the giver by lois lowry (guest post september 22 – 28 is banned books week, a week which serves to remind writing a book review – the giver | library services for children & youth says: the professional journals that we work with, or voya magazine, etc.
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