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Lowry, Lois

Summary: Gooney Bird Greene: There's never been anyone like Gooney Bird Greene at Watertower Elementary School. She is the star of story time with her "absolutely true" stories. But do her classmates have stories good enough to share?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: The adventures of Sam, Anastasia Krupnik's younger brother, from his first day as a newborn through his mischievous times as a toddler.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1988

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: At the annual Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas is chosen for something special as his life assignment. This leads him to The Giver, a man who holds all the memories of the past. Through this man, Jonas learns the terrible truth about the society in which he lives.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2000

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other in his community and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: LAURL 0000

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: A most unusual new student who loves to be the center of attention entertains her teacher and fellow second graders by telling absolutely true stories about herself, including how she got her name.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2002

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: In this novel that unites characters from "The Giver" and "Gathering Blue," Matty, a young member of a utopian community that values honesty, conceals an emerging healing power that he cannot explain or understand.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2004

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: In 1943, during the German occupation of Denmark, ten-year-old Annemarie learns how to be brave and courageous when she helps shelter her Jewish friend from the Nazis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dell Pub. 1990

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Lowry 1989

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: Four-year-old Sam's appearance as a zookeeper at his nursery school's Future Job Day leads him to a number of exciting activities and discoveries, including reading.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1999

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: Ready for romance, thirteen-year-old Anastasia answers an ad in the personals with an exaggerated description of herself but soon runs into trouble when the unknown man turns up at a friend's wedding.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: YRBKS 0000

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: When a bored Princess Patricia Priscilla makes her chambermaid switch identities with her so she can attend the village school, her attitude changes and she plans a new way to celebrate her sixteenth birthday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: J Fiction Lowry 2010

Lowry, Lois.

Summary: 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: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte 2005

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: Gooney Bird Greene, an entertaining second grader who introduces challenging vocabulary words and tells "absolutely true" stories, finds a surprise room mother to bring cupcakes for the Thanksgiving pageant.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2005

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: Unlike the other Birthmothers in her utopian community, teenaged Claire forms an attachment to her baby, feeling a great loss when he is taken to the Nurturing Center to be adopted by a family unit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2012

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: In this tongue-in-cheek take on classic themes in children's literature, the four Willoughby children set about to become "deserving orphans" after their neglectful parents embark on a treacherous around-the-world adventure, leaving them in the care of an odious nanny.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2008

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Lowry, Lois

Summary: In 1943, during the German occupation of Denmark, ten-year-old Annemarie learns how to be brave and courageous when she helps shelter her Jewish friend from the Nazis.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Anastasia acquires poise and self-confidence, a new friend, and advice on becoming a bookstore owner when she commutes to Boston to take a modeling course.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1987

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: 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: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Laurel-leaf books 2002

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: Collects the four giver novels about life in a futuristic society.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: When her second-grade classmates are envious of the three students who are going away on winter vacation, the creative and ingenious Gooney Bird Greene thinks of a geography activity to cheer them all up.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children 2011

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: Gooney Bird Greene takes charge of a class project as she and her fellow students in Mrs. Pidgeon's second grade class learn about fables by each making up their own based on an animal that begins with the same letter as their first name.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2007

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: Using family photographs and quotes from her books, the author provides glimpses into her life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1998

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Lowry, Lois.

Summary: Katy, the precocious ten-year-old daughter of the town doctor, befriends a retarded boy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2003

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Lowry, Lois

Summary: Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other. He then learns the terrible truth about the Community.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Lowry, Lois

Summary: Jonas' life assignment is the Receiver of Memory, where he will apprentice the Giver and become a storehouse of all the things humanity left behind when it entered utopia: color, emotion, and even more complicated secrets. Witness Jonas's assignment as the Receiver of Memory, watch as he begins to understand the dark secrets behind his fragile community, and follow the explosion of color into...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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