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Lois Lowry (born Lois Ann Hammersberg Biography on March 20, 1937) is an American author of children's literature. She began her career as a photographer and a freelance journalist during the early 1970s. Her work as a journalist drew the attention of Houghton Mifflin and they encouraged her to write her first children's book, A Summer to Die, which was published in 1977 (when Lowry was 40 years old). She has since written more than 30 books for children and published an autobiography. Two of her works have been awarded the prestigious Newbery Medal: Number the Stars in 1990, and The Giver in 1994.

As an author, Lowry is known for writing about difficult subject matters within her works for children. She has explored such complex issues as racism, terminal illness, murder, and the Holocaust among other challenging topics. She has also explored very controversial issues of questioning authority such as in The Giver Trilogy. Her writing on such matters has brought her both praise and criticism. In particular, her work The Giver has been met with a diversity of reactions from schools in America, some of which have adopted her book as a part of the mandatory curriculum, while others have prohibited the book's inclusion in classroom studies..

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Total Books: 560
The Windeby Puzzle History and Story
2023 - The Windeby Puzzle History and Story (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780358672500
ISBN-10: 0358672503
Genre: Children's Books

On the Horizon
2022 - On the Horizon (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780358668077
ISBN-10: 0358668077
Genres: Children's Books, History

The Willoughbys Return
2020 - The Willoughbys Return (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780358423898
ISBN-10: 0358423899
Genre: Children's Books

Like the Willow Tree
2020 - Like the Willow Tree [Revised edition - Dear America] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781338724325
ISBN-10: 1338724320
Genre: Children's Books

On The Horizon Signed Edition
2020 - On the Horizon Signed Edition (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780358354765
ISBN-10: 0358354765
Genres: Children's Books, History

Number the Stars
2019 - Number the Stars (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781432863937
ISBN-10: 1432863932
Genre: Children's Books

The Giver
2019 - The Giver [Graphic Novel - Giver Quartet] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780544157880
ISBN-10: 0544157885
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

2018 - Messenger [Giver Quartet] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781328466204
ISBN-10: 1328466205
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult

Find a Stranger Say Goodbye
2018 - Find a Stranger Say Goodbye (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781328901057
ISBN-10: 132890105X
Genre: Teen & Young Adult

The One Hundredth Thing About Caroline
2018 - The One Hundredth Thing About Caroline [Three About the Tates!] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781328750570
ISBN-10: 1328750574
Genre: Children's Books

Your Move JP
2018 - Your Move Jp [Three About the Tates!] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781328750679
ISBN-10: 1328750671
Genre: Children's Books

2018 - Switcharound [Three About the Tates!] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781328750877
ISBN-10: 1328750876
Genre: Children's Books

Looking Back A Book of Memories
2017 - Looking Back a Book of Memories (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780544932487
ISBN-10: 054493248X
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult

A Summer to Die
2017 - A Summer to Die [Chinese Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9787541490149
ISBN-10: 7541490148
Genre: Children's Books

Dream Weaver
2017 - Dream Weaver [Chinese Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9787541490156
ISBN-10: 7541490156
Genre: Children's Books

The Silent Boy
2017 - The Silent Boy (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780544935228
ISBN-10: 0544935225
Genre: Children's Books

Stay Keeper's Story
2017 - Stay Keeper's Story (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780544813151
ISBN-10: 0544813154
Genre: Children's Books

2016 - Son [Chinese Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9787554528877
ISBN-10: 7554528874

Anastasia Absolutely
2016 - Anastasia Absolutely [An Anastasia Krupnik story] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780544813144
ISBN-10: 0544813146
Genre: Children's Books

Gooney Bird and the Room Mother
2016 - Gooney Bird and the Room Mother [Gooney Bird Greene] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780544813168
ISBN-10: 0544813162
Genre: Children's Books

El Dador de Lois Lowry  Resumen Y Anlisis Completo
2016 - El Dador De Lois Lowry Resumen Y Anlisis Completo [Guķa de lectura - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782806284716
ISBN-10: 2806284716
Genre: Education & Teaching

2016 - Gooney Bird Greene Three Books in One [Gooney Bird Greene, Gooney Bird and the Room Mother, Gooney the Fabulous] (Hardcover)
2016 - Anastasias Chosen Career [An Anastasia Krupnik story] (Paperback)
2016 - Anastasia at This Address [An Anastasia Krupnik story] (Paperback)
2016 - Anastasia Has the Answers [Anastasia Krupnik, Bk 6] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2015 - Gooney Bird and All Her Charms [Gooney Bird Greene] (Paperback)Hardcover
2015 - Anastasia Again [Anastasia Krupnik, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2015 - Syn [Polish Edition] (Paperback)
2014 - Gathering Blue [for Pob Boxed Set Only - Giver Quartet] (Hardcover)
2014 - O Doador De Memorias [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2012 - Conta Le Stelle [Italian Edition] (Paperback)
2011 - The Giver Essential Modern Classics Lois Lowry [Paperback - Jan 01, 2011] (Paperback)
2008 - Summer to Die [Chinese Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2008 - Giver The [Essential Modern Classics] (Paperback)
2006 - The Worlds of Lois Lowry 3 Copy Boxed Set [The Giver, Gathering Blue, The Messenger] (Paperback)
2006 - El Mensajero/ the Messenger [Spanish Edition] (Other)
2006 - Messenger [Giver, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2004 - The Giver Sourcebook [Literature Connections English] (Paperback)
2004 - Messenger [Giver, Bk 3] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
2004 - Gooney Bird Greene [Gooney Bird Greene, Bk 1] (Paperback)
2002 - Gathering Blue [Giver, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2001 - Anastasia Est Al Mando [Anastasia on Her Own - Spanish] (Paperback)
2001 - Quien Cuenta Las Estrellas [Espasa Juvenil] (Paperback)
2001 - L'elue (Paperback)
2001 - Zooman Sam [Sam Krupnik, Bk 4] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2001 - Verano Para Morir/summer to Die [Punto de Encuentro] (Other)
2000 - Anastasia De Nuevo/anastasia Again [Espasa Juvenil] (Other)Paperback
2000 - The Giver Mit Materialien [Lernmaterialien] (Paperback)
1999 - El Dador [Punto de Encuentro] (Other)
1999 - The Giver [Giver, Bk 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1998 - Un Verano Para Morir [Punto De Encuentro Editorial Everest] (Paperback)
1998 - See You Around Sam [Sam Krupnik, Bk 3] (Paperback)Hardcover
1998 - Number the Stars and Related Readings [Literature Connections] (Hardcover)
1995 - The Giver [Giver, Bk 1 - Audio Cassette - Unabridged] (Audio Cassette)
1993 - Anastasia [Three-in-one] (Paperback)
1992 - Attaboy Sam [Sam Krupnik, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1991 - The One Hundredth Thing About Caroline [Caroline Tate Series] (Paperback)
1986 - Why Education in the Later Years [Adult Learning] (Hardcover)
1985 - Anastasia Ask Your Analyst [Anastasia Krupnik, Bk 4] (Paperback)
1984 - Anastasia Krupnik [Anastasia Krupnik, Bk 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
1983 - Anastasia at Your Service [Anastasia Krupnik, Bk 3] (Paperback)
El Dador the Giver [Punto de Encuentro Editorial Everest - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
Quien Cuenta Las Estrellas Numbers the Stars [Espasa Juvenil - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
Anastasia Tiene Problemas [Anastasia, Ask Your Analyst - Spanish] (Other)Paperback
The Giver with Related Readings [The Emc Masterpiece Series Access Editions] (Hardcover)