Summary:Now a major motion picture! The Giver, the 1994 Newbery Medal winner, has become one of the most influential novels of our time. The haunting story centers on twelve-year-old Jonas, who lives in a seemingly ideal, if colorless, world of conformity and contentment. Not until he is given his life assignment as the Receiver of Memory does he begin to understand the dark, complex secrets behind his fragile community. This movie tie-in edition features cover art from the movie and exclusive Q&A with members of the cast, including Taylor Swift, Brenton Thwaites and Cameron Monaghan.
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Available on dvd from the library
Read interview with Oscar-winning actor Jeff Bridges about turning the book into a film
Read interview with Lois Lowry on Giving up "The Giver" to Hollywood
Watch trailer - The Giver