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Gathering blue: The Giver Quartet, Book 2

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Series:
Giver quartet volume 2.
Publisher:
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Language:
English
Description
Lois Lowry once again creates a mysterious but plausible future world. It is a society ruled by savagery and deceit 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.
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ISBN:
9780547904146
9781404616899
9780739335635
9780547345789
9780786230488
9780739330906
9780553494785
9780385732567
9780440229490
9780618055814
9780547995687
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 5, 7 Points
Lexile measure:
680L
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Grouped Work ID dc5a9345-9aaa-fdf3-3c4a-0f0e0fd3ae36
Full title gathering blue
Author lowry lois
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-21 23:05:26PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-22 00:54:42AM

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accelerated_reader_interest_level MG+
accelerated_reader_point_value 7
accelerated_reader_reading_level 5
auth_author2 Borowitz, Katherine.
author Lowry, Lois.
author2-role Borowitz, Katherine.
author_display Lowry, Lois
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display_description Lame and suddenly orphaned, Kira is mysteriously removed from her squalid village to live in the palatial Council Edifice, where she is expected to use her gifts as a weaver to do the bidding of the all-powerful Guardians.
format_catalog Book, CD audio book, eAudiobook, eBook
format_category_catalog Audio Books, Books, eBook
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series Giver quartet
series_with_volume Giver quartet|2
subject_facet Artists -- Fiction, Artists -- Juvenile fiction, Audiobooks, Large type books, Orphans -- Fiction, Orphans -- Juvenile fiction, People with disabilities -- Juvenile fiction, Physically handicapped -- Fiction, Science fiction, Science fiction, Juvenile
title_display Gathering blue
title_full Gathering Blue The Giver Quartet, Book 2, Gathering blue / Lois Lowry, Gathering blue / by Lois Lowry, Gathering blue [sound recording] / Lois Lowry
title_short Gathering blue
title_sub The Giver Quartet, Book 2
topic_facet Artists, Audiobooks, Juvenile Fiction, Large type books, Mystery, Orphans, People with disabilities, Physically handicapped, Science Fiction, Science fiction, Science fiction, Juvenile, Young Adult Fiction