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Available copies

  • 70 of 73 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public Library.

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0 current holds with 73 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Webb City Public Library YA Lowry, Lois (Text) 38262300006662 Young Adult Available -

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Content descriptions

General Note:
Publisher, publishing date and paging may vary.
Companion book to: The Giver, Gathering blue, and Messenger.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
Young Adult
720L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 5 11 153883.
Subject: Science fiction > Juvenile literature.
Mother and child > Juvenile fiction.
Separation (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Surrogate mothers > Juvenile fiction.
Utopias > Juvenile fiction.
Girls > Juvenile fiction.
Adoption > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Teen fiction.
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Miscellaneous fiction.
Science fiction.

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