Gathering blue

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Series:
Giver quartet volume 2.
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Language:
English
Lexile measure:
680L
Fountas & Pinnell:
X
Description

Lois Lowry once again creates a mysterious but plausible future world. It is a society ruled by savagery and deceit that shuns and discards the weak. Left orphaned and physically flawed, young Kira faces a frightening, uncertain future. Blessed with an almost magical talent that keeps her alive, she struggles with ever broadening responsibilities in her quest for truth, discovering things that will change her life forever.

As she did in THE GIVER, Lowry challenges readers to imagine what our world could become, how people could evolve, and what could be considered valuable. Every reader will be taken by Kira's plight and will long ponder her haunting world and the hope for the future.

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ISBN:
9780618055814
9780547995687
9780440229490
9780739335635
Lexile measure:
680L
Fountas & Pinnell:
X
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Grouping Title gathering blue
Grouping Author lowry lois
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-18 04:47:21AM
Last Indexed 2018-07-22 04:54:38AM

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display_description 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.
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subject_facet Artists -- Fiction, Artists -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Children's audiobooks, Orphans -- Fiction, Orphans -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), People with disabilities -- Fiction, People with disabilities -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Science fiction, Science fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Young adult fiction
title_display Gathering blue
title_full Gathering blue / by Lois Lowry, Gathering blue [sound recording] / Lois Lowry
title_short Gathering blue
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