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Lois Lowry

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Lois Lowry

Lois Lowry has written over 20 novels spanning several genres. Her Anastasia Krupnik series, set in contemporary Boston, follows with poignant humor the exploits of Anastasia (a precocious adolescent), her younger brother Sam and their artistic parents. Books like RABBLE STARKEY and A SUMMER TO DIE focus on families and crisis, and examine the strength and love that bind them together. NUMBER THE STARS, Lowry’s first work of historical fiction and a Newbery Medal winner, is set during the Holocaust. 

Books by Lois Lowry

written by Lois Lowry with illustrations by P. Craig Russell - Classics, Dystopian, Dystopian Fiction, Fiction, Graphic Novel, Science Fiction, Young Adult 12+

In this new graphic novel edition of THE GIVER, readers experience the haunting story of 12-year-old Jonas and his seemingly ideal, if colorless, world of conformity and contentment, through the brilliant art of P. Craig Russell that truly brings THE GIVER to life. 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 his world like never before.

written by Lois Lowry, illustrated by Eric Rohmann
written by Lois Lowry, illustrated by Jules Feiffer