Messenger

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Apr 26, 2004 - Young Adult Fiction - 176 pages
Strange changes are taking place in Village. Once a utopian community that prided itself on its welcome to new strangers, Village will soon be closed to all outsiders. As one of the few people able to travel through the dangerous Forest, Matty must deliver the message of Village’s closing and try to convince Seer’s daughter to return with him before it’s too late. But Forest has become hostile to Matty as well, and he must risk everything to fight his way through it, armed only with an emerging power he cannot yet explain or understand.

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Review: Messenger (The Giver Quartet #3)

User Review  - Burouj - Goodreads

This book was better than book #2 (Gathering Blue), but still not as good as #1 (The Giver). By now, I knew Lowry wasn't going to continue Kira's story, but I was surprised that it connected so ... Read full review

Review: Messenger (The Giver Quartet #3)

User Review  - Amy Robinson - Goodreads

3.5 stars. I finished this today at work during my lunch break and I honestly thought there were pages missing from my copy of the book. Yes, some questions are answered from The Giver which was one ... Read full review

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Lois Lowry is the author of more than forty books for children and young adults, including the New York Times bestselling Giver Quartet and popular Anastasia Krupnik series. She has received countless honors, among them the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award, the California Young Reader’s Medal, and the Mark Twain Award. She received Newbery Medals for two of her novels, Number the Stars and The Giver. Her first novel, A Summer to Die, was awarded the International Reading Association’s Children’s Book Award. Ms. Lowry lives in Maine.
www.loislowry.com 
Twitter @LoisLowryWriter

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