Saturday Mar 8
Kendal Rautzhan: Inspirational stories for kids
An unknown sage once wrote: "Learn from the mistakes of others. You don't have time to make them all yourself."
Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep (and Taylor Swift) star in Lois Lowry's 'The Giver': book to...
Jonas receives a memory from The Giver in Oregon Children's Theatre's play "The Giver," opening April 26. Jeff Bridges stars in the movie adaptation.
'Number' looks back at Holocaust
The latter offers a unique look at Nazi occupation and the Holocaust through the eyes of a non-Jewish protagonist, weaving a rich tale of friendship and ethics.
Soul-searching children's theater
Main Stage Theatre is presenting "The Giver" this weekend and next at Earlham College, which seems a fine place to question the truths on which our society is based.
'Number the Stars' balances suspense with sensitivity
Children's author Lois Lowry has never been one to shy away from difficult subjects, tackling everything from racism and violence to terminal illness in her celebrated books.
Off the Shelf: Read "The Giver," and see MLC production
I was a latecomer to the young adult book "The Giver" by Lois Lowry, and I checked it out only because Sue O. wouldn't stop talking about it when we worked together.
The Giver' offers insight into maturity
Despite criticism that its subject matter may be inappropriate for young children, "The Giver," a children's novel by Lois Lowry, won the 1994 Newbery Medal and is part of many middle school reading lists.