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The fascinating sequel to THE GIVER which inspired the dystopian genre.


GATHERING BLUE is a return to the mysterious but plausible future world of The Giver. It tells the story of Kira, orphaned, physically flawed, and left with an uncertain future until she is summoned by the Council of Guardians…


On her quest for truth that follows, Kira makes discoveries that will change her life and world forever.


Award-winning author Lois Lowry challenges readers to imagine what our world could become, how people could evolve and what could be considered valuable.  Much as we are being challenged with it now, tbh


Well written and well worth a read.

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