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The giver #1 [CD/sound recording] / Lois Lowry.

Lowry, Lois. (Author). Rifkin, Ron. (Performer).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bagley Public Library CD TALKING BOOK Y LOW (Text) 33500010856052 Main Available -
Breckenridge Public Library CD TALKING BOOK Y LOW (Text) 33500010856060 Main Available -
Warroad Public Library BOOK-ON-CD j LOW (Text) 35500004983852 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0807286095
  • Physical Description: 4 sound discs (4 hrs. 47 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Listening Library : p1993.

Content descriptions

Participant or Performer Note:
Performance by Ron Rifkin.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
Recommended for ages 10 and up.
Awards Note:
Newbery Medal, 1994.
Author Notes

Ron Rifkin has appeared in the films Wolf and JFK, starred on Broadway in Arthur Miller's Broken Glass and has played recurring roles on television in the series The Trials of Rosie O'Neill and the award-winning drama series ER.

Subject: Memory > Juvenile fiction.
Dystopias > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Science fiction.
Newbery Medal.

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