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|||Findaway World, LLC||1 audio media player (approximately 5 hr.) : digital ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.|| |
|p1993||Listening Library||4 sound discs (5 hr.): digital ; 4 3/4 in.|| |
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|||25th anniversary edition.||246 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.|| |
Audley Branch - Children
J FIC Lowry
McLean Branch - Children
J FIC Lowry
|, c1993||xiii, 225 p.|| |
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The Giver is a modern classic and one of the most influential books of our time.
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Placed on countless reading lists, translated into more than forty languages,
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