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Lois Lowry

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Lois Lowry, winner of the Newberry Medal, wrote books such as The Giver and Number of the Stars.

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she was sitting on his toilett and she fell in and she decided to write about it and fell in love with writing
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Our society is getting closer to the society in this book.
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As for modern biographies and biographies that have been written throughout history (ie the last 2000 years) these are far too many to be listed. They run into tens of thousands.The Gospel stories (ie documents outlining the life, teachings, sayings and so on of Jesus, although not necessarily in st…
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Gathering Blue, and the Messenger are "sister" books. Lois Lowry states in her interviews that they are not technically sequels. They have the same theme about the need for human connection, but they are NOT sequels. Having read them myself, there are connections between the pieces, but they are sub…
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The name 'Jonas' is a variation of the name 'Jonah' and in the Bible, Jonah was commissioned by the Lord to proclaim judgment on a sinful city. So, Lois Lowry may have chosen the name 'Jonas/Jonah' to show that Jonas was going to somehow bring his city out of its sheltered and sinful ways, and give …
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She died at the age of 28 in 1962. This tragic encouraged Lois Lowry to write her first book Summer to die. Book Summer to die is about little girl who loses her elder sister early in life.
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When they turn eight they get to go and volunteer in the field they think they would like to work in. The Commitee of Elders watch them to see what they are good at and like. The Elders pick a job for them at the ceremony of twelves. After the ceremony, they train in their field. Eventually they hav…
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There is more than one plot as the book is subtitled by events that lead to his ultimate destination. The book 'The Giver' is about a boy who lives in a small community somewhere, with strict rules about color and emotions, and climate is highly controlled. Unfortunately, this community has one pe…
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It was about a boy who was silent.
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The Page number varies depending on what copy you own. But they are usually about 180 pages in each soft cover book.My version is 180 pages long. It's an easy read, and supplies food for thought.
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Kira was just starting to get used to all the new stuff around her and she met this boy named thomas who is a carver and asks him many questions. kira was also given the role of working on the singers robe but she dind't know how to dye it so Jamison was going to send her to annabella's. Hope this …
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the worlds of Lois lowry
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she passed away at 21 it was a sad moment at her funaral -lois lowry
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There is no sequel to The Giver. However, Lois Lowry did publish a second book that could be considered complimentary titled Gathering Blue. Gathering Blue and The Giver may or may not occur in different literary universes, but both do deal with the literary theme of Utopic/Dystopic societies. Durin…
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she works in the department of justice she is a judge
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For the yearly Birthday Celebration. Children turn an older age and the oldest children are given their jobs.___________________________________________________Answer 2: The first answer is correct, but to reword it, it is because everyone must attend the ceremonies (that's also when everyone celebr…
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Rosemary, The Giver Daughter The Giver transmits the first memory to Rosemary, the first receiver who was his daughter. She asked to be released and she was killed, so they had no one to take the Giver's job and Jonas filled it._____________________________________________Answer 2: I don't think an…
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Born-- Life Age 1-- Assigned to Family unit and given name because the baby can't stay in the Nurturing Center forever. Age 3-- Only females get hair ribbons because they start growing hair in different ways and they all need to look the same. Start dream sharing because at age three most babies ca…
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Yes she is still alive. She was born on March 20, 1937. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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US author Lois Lowry is 80 years old (birthdate: March 20, 1937).
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Author Lois Lowry was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on March 20, 1937. Lowry wrote an autobiography called 'Looking Back' in 1998.
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She never says...
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Number the stars
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Too early to be stalking her,Cambridge, Massachusetts
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Lois Lowry is the writer of 33 different books, her notable works won prizes and were names: The Giver, and Number The Stars. Search for Lois Lowry on www.wikipedia.org, and you will find tons of information on her. lois lowry is a person at about 5 years old during the heart of world war 2 and is …
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still alive
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Over 30 books...................I LOVE Peeta<3 from The Hunger Games for the ppl who didn't know who that was ;)
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before Lois Lowry began to write children's books, she wrote textbooks and also workes as a photographer.
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Lois Lowry was born on March 20, 1937.
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Writing Was her childhood Dream
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No Lois Lowry is not dead and lives in cambridge this second as we speak.
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Brown University
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Lois Lowry got the idea for her book by her own memories. She mentions specific ones in her speech when she received a Newberry Medal Award.
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I'm not sure if Lois Lowry is Jewish because she has wrote some books on the holocaust and in "The Giver" Gaberial's number is 36 which is a double hi and hi which is 18 means life. Different Responder:I think Mrs. Lowry is not Jewish because in her book "Number the Stars" she said she used her Jewi…
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Lois Lowry is not Jewish, as a matter a fact she is Christian! :) Thank goodness she is not Muslim, because ALL MUSLIMS SUCK! They believe that ALL CHRISTIANS ANd JEWS should be KILLED! Muslims slaughtered my great uncle at age 16, and both my great grandparents at age 45! I believe all Muslims shou…
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She lives in Cambridge,Massachusetts ,living & writing.
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205 Brattle StCambridge, MA02138
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The Giver and Number the Stars.
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She died by cancer
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she lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts
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Lois Lowry had four children; two boys (Grey and Benjamin) and two girls (Alix and Kristin). In 1995, Grey was killed in a fighter plane crash.
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Yes, just look at http://www.loislowry.com/bio.htm and got divorced in1977
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1806 heligreen avenue,honalu lu Hawaii with ally kat barton lol
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Twice. 1990 for Number the Stars and 1994 for The Giver.
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dont liedont bring food out of recreation areaMUST have a dull lifeto get realeased the nurturers inject someone with poison they die and then are basically thrown away
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In December of each year, as each child grows older, they receive new gifts. The jackets with pockets are given to each child at the Ceremony of Eight.
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Gathering BlueA Summer to DieThe Silent BoyAnastasia KrupnikThe GiverNumber the Stars
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you think u funny ah?
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crow call
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March 20, 1937 Lois Lowry was born on March 20, 1937
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The Giver is currently in pre-production and is slated for release in 2011. It is to be directed by David Yates.
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giver, number the stars and also hey you know what you find out
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Cambridge, Massechusetts
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All the ceremonies from are held every December.
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she has wrote 472 books
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Because she probably wanted to write a book about Jewish people and the war.
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this is when twins are debated on which one will be chosen later Jonas's father will kill one of the other twins.
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i don"t may be your mom
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more than 30 books
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This was important since Ellen was Jewish. They might realise that and track her down. Also, those two soldiers would continue to pick on the mas some kind of game.
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Lois Lowry has won the Children's Literature Award (for A Summer to Die), the American Library Association Notable Book Award (for Autumn Street), the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, the Golden Kite Award, the Society of Children's Book Writers and Child Study Award (all for Rabble Starkey), the Newbe…
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Ummmm you can compare it to a movie or to another author.
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Yeah
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Releade people that dont belong or meet requirements, tell feelings at dinner, tell your dreams during breakfast, cant lie but The Reciever can,stirrings must always be reported
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she has written he has written twenty-three novels and many more children's books. http://www.loislowry.com/ copy & paste this for more info
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yes because she was born in hawaii
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Age 1-- Assigned to Family unit and given name because the baby can't stay in the Nurturing Center forever. Age 3-- Only females get hair ribbons because they start growing hair in different ways and they all need to look the same. Start dream sharing because at age three most babies can talk. Age…
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Lois's children are Alix,Bengamin, and 2 more children.
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Lois Lowry was born on March 20, 1937.
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never give in to greed
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The pronunciation is LO-IS LOW-REY
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There are many rules in the community. I'll list as much as I can.1. You can't lie.2. You can't ride anything except for bikes.3. You will become an adult when you are 12.4. You can't go to Elsewhere.5. You can't have babies.6. No weather changing.7. Can't be rude.8. Can't read book except for those…
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In my opinion, yes the Giver by Lois Lowry did deserve an award. (That's just my opinion)
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The Giver
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info@loislowry.com
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From 14mlhecker. There is no sequel to The Giver. However, Lois Lowry did publish a second book that could be considered complimentary titled Gathering Blue. Gathering Blue and The Giver may or may not occur in different literary universes, but both do deal with the literary theme of Utopic/Dystopic…
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You can contact Lois Lowry through her agent: Wendy Schmalz Harold Ober Associates 425 Madison Ave. New York, NY 10017
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to be a author and to become a writer
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i think if you Goggle Lois Lowery you can sen her an email from her site. i don't know an address though. sorry
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She divorced bacause her husband and her had problkems on terms of how to raise their four children. And y the way she married at the age of nine teen. then oved to Tokoyo ,Japan!!!!!!!!!!! i wisk i could be Japanese oh and if you don't believe mt answer look up Lois Lowry at www.Dictionary.com It i…
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enders game by orison Scott card
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Jonas of course. But to the society the most important person is the giver. However Jonas is soon to become one. (a giver) right now he is just a receiver.
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it is the ceremony of when the elevens turn twelve and receive their assignments of what they will be for the rest of their life
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Journalism in early 1970s. First book in 1977 (she was 40).
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Browns
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Lois Lowry was a photographer as well as a free lance journalist in 1972 while living in Portland. After being recognized for her talent Lois decided to write a children's book. She received her degree, went to graduate school and began her life as a professional writer.
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knitting and gardening :)
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Lois Lowry Married Donald Grey Lowry
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because he was given the assignment of the giver
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there was the sun as hot as a burning stove pg 12 paragrapg 3
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She had dreamed of it since her childhood! <3
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Yes
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