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  • Karen Trusty

    This was my favorite book in middle school. Was just thinking about good books I've read and thought of this one. Will have to re-read it now that I'm an adult to see if I have a different perspective on it.

  • Dani Crichton

    The Giver is mind blowing and worth reading. Middle School level.

  • Joshua Burcham

    The Giver by Lois Lowry. Yes it's for 'young adults' but the story is amazing.

  • Raquel López

    For young kids, its a good book to read. The Giver. Lois Lowry

  • Jennifer

    I remember that I read this book in high school - reading about the plot makes me want to go buy it!

  • Gab Light

    The Giver. makes me thinks of the Hunger Games so much!!

  • Allison Cohen

    When selecting books for students to read, teachers search for the best ones. Something they might not consider is which books NOT to read! Many of the "classic" books are outdated, and may not be best suited for today's classroom. Hudson, H. (2013, August 20). Can't miss middle school books (and ones to skip). retrieved February 1, 2015, from

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