Die Gabe des Boten

Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher:
ISBN: 3551581401
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Community life

In this novel Matty, a young member of a utopian community that values honesty, conceals an emerging healing power that he cannot explain or understand.

H ter der Erinnerung

Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 9783423408486
Release Date: 2010-12-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Jonas wird zum »Hüter der Erinnerung« ernannt, in einer Welt ohne Not und Schmerz, aber auch ohne Gefühle.

Gathering Blue

Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 054734578X
Release Date: 2000-09-25
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

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.

Son

Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547928517
Release Date: 2012-10-02
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

They called her Water Claire. When she washed up on their shore, no one knew that she came from a society where emotions and colors didn’t exist. That she had become a Vessel at age thirteen. That she had carried a Product at age fourteen. That it had been stolen from her body. Claire had a son. But what became of him she never knew. What was his name? Was he even alive? She was supposed to forget him, but that was impossible. Now Claire will stop at nothing to find her child, even if it means making an unimaginable sacrifice. Son thrusts readers once again into the chilling world of the Newbery Medal winning book, The Giver, as well as Gathering Blue and Messenger where a new hero emerges. In this thrilling series finale, the startling and long-awaited conclusion to Lois Lowry’s epic tale culminates in a final clash between good and evil.

The Giver

Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547345909
Release Date: 1993-04-26
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

Celebrate Lois Lowry’s Newbery Medal–winning classic story of a young boy discovering the dark secrets behind his seemingly ideal world in this 25th Anniversary Edition of The Giver. Includes a new afterword from Lois Lowry, as well as her Newbery acceptance speech. The Giver, Lois Lowry's Newbery Medal–winning novel, has become one of the most influential books of our time. Placed on countless reading lists and curricula, translated into more than forty languages, and made into a feature film, The Giver is a modern classic. Celebrate this beloved contribution to children's literature with the 25th Anniversary Edition. The haunting story of twelve-year-old Jonas, who lives in a seemingly ideal, if colorless, world of conformity, is as resonant today as when it was first published. Lois Lowry will include a new afterword as well as her Newbery acceptance speech in this edition. This ebook includes a sample chapter of sequel Gathering Blue.

Blut von meinem Blut

Author: Barry Lyga
Publisher: Blanvalet Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 9783641109875
Release Date: 2014-02-17
Genre: Fiction

Nur ein Killer kann einen Killer zur Strecke bringen! Um zu beweisen, dass er nicht wie sein Vater ein psychopathischer Killer ist, arbeitete der siebzehnjährige Jazz Dent bereits mit der Polizei seiner kleinen Heimatstadt Lobo’s Nod zusammen. Und jetzt bittet ein zu allem entschlossener Detective aus New York City den jungen Mann um Hilfe. Ein Serienmörder erfüllt die Bürger und die Polizei der Ostküstenmetropole mit Entsetzen, und nur Jazz scheint fähig, den grausamen Killer zu stellen. Doch in den Häuserschluchten des Big Apple wird er bald selbst vom Jäger zum Gejagten ...

The Giver Quartet

Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher:
ISBN: 0544340655
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Adoption

In this novel that unites characters from "The Giver" and "Gathering Blue," Matty, a young member of a utopian community that values honesty, conceals an emerging healing power that he cannot explain or understand.

Messenger The Giver Quartet

Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9780007597291
Release Date: 2014-07-31
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The fascinating third companion novel to THE GIVER which inspired the dystopian genre and is soon to be a major motion picture starring Jeff Bridges, Katie Holmes and Taylor Swift.

The Giver illustrated gift edition

Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547946962
Release Date: 2011-10-25
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

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. Lois Lowry has written three companion novels to The Giver, including Gathering Blue, Messenger, and Son.

NERVE Das Spiel ist aus wenn wir es sagen

Author: Jeanne Ryan
Publisher: cbt Verlag
ISBN: 9783641102401
Release Date: 2013-10-28
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

Ein atemloser Thriller um ein Onlinespiel, das eskaliert Eigentlich will Vee gar nicht mitspielen bei diesem neuen Online-Spiel, bei dem man ständig neue peinliche »Challenges« bekommt, die sofort ins Netz gestellt werden. Aber um einen Jungen auf sich aufmerksam zu machen, der ihr gefällt, wagt sie es dann doch. Zumal Preise locken, denen sie nicht widerstehen kann, wie zum Beispiel die Schuhe ihrer Träume. Noch dazu sieht Ian, der ihr als Spielpartner an die Seite gestellt wird, wirklich gut aus. Erst macht es Spaß. Aber dann werden die Challenges heikler und heikler, und die Fans treiben Vee dazu, immer mehr zu riskieren. Schließlich werden Vee und Ian zusammen mit fünf anderen Spielern an einen geheimen Ort gebracht, wo die letzte Runde stattfindet. Es geht um alles oder nichts und auf einmal steht ihr Leben auf dem Spiel ...

Allein in der Wildnis

Author: Gary Paulsen
Publisher: CARLSEN Verlag
ISBN: 9783646920116
Release Date: 2010-05-27
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Brian ist zwölf Jahre alt und seine Eltern sind geschieden. Er sitzt in einem kleinen Flugzeug und weiß nicht, ob er sich auf den Sommer bei seinem Vater freuen soll. Plötzlich erleidet der Pilot einen Herzinfarkt und stirbt, Brian ist allein am Himmel, vor sich Instrumente, mit denen er nicht umgehen kann, im Herzen die Gewissheit des Todes. Und dann kommt der Absturz. Doch Brian überlebt und es beginnt eine wahre Robinsonade. Er "erfindet" das Feuer neu, den Bau eines Unterschlupfs, er fertig Pfeil und Bogen ...