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A deep dive into 'The Giver' trailer ('sup, Taylor Swift?)

Entertainment Weekly (blog) - 19 Mar 2014
But now that there's a glut of dystopian YA fiction — both on bookshelves and at multiplexes — a film version of The Giver runs the risk of seeming both generic and derivative… even though its story was written long before Katniss was even a twinkle ...
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Popular book 'The Giver' comes to the stage in Troy

Spectrum News - 17 Feb 2018
The play "The Giver," adapted from Lois Lowry's young adult novel of the same name, envisions a strange future where society has converted to "Sameness" and memories of the past world -- and choice -- are contraband. "It's meant to be a cautionary tale ...
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Win 2 tickets to 'The Giver' at DreamWrights

York Daily Record/Sunday News - 22 Feb 2018
Insiders can enter to win a pair of tickets to see 'The Giver' at DreamWrights at 3 p.m. March 11. Prize: Pair of tickets to see 'The Giver' at DreamWrights at 3 p.m. March 11. Approximate retail value (ARV): $20. Entry frequency & dates: entries ...
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Only a sliver of 'Thoroughbreds' makes its mark

The Michigan Daily - 15 Mar 2018
A film headlined by some central relationship — be it two friends or two lovers — will often contain two very important components: a character who is a giver and one who is a taker. The former of the pair puts more of themselves into the ...
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Madeleine L'Engle's Christianity was vital to A Wrinkle in Time

Vox - 08 Mar 2018
According to the American Library Association, A Wrinkle in Time has consistently scored high in its “top 100 banned books” rankings alongside such other controversial YA novels as Lois Lowry's The Giver and the Harry Potter series in being banned from ...
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Miss Manners: Something fishy about lazy, selfish 'houseguest'

Washington Post - 21 Feb 2018
The most obvious answer would be to exclude her from the group, but that causes a whole new set of problems. How should this be handled? It comes up at every gift-giving occasion throughout the year. One of the reasons Miss Manners objects to cash in ...
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Shaken but not destroyed

Fiji Times - 17 Mar 2018
Today the Methodist Church stands as a reminder of their safe haven, a symbol of salvation and a place where they return to renew their covenant with the Giver of Life. In the early 1980s, the village elders decided it was time to build a bigger church ...
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Stop Giving Meaningless Compliments And Do This Instead

Fast Company - 01 Mar 2018
Compliments are shallow, generic, and often focused on the giver rather than the recipient. This kind of praise often starts with the word “I” such as, “I like your outfit.” You might think you're doing something nice for the other person by praising ...
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Area women honored at AAUW's annual reception

La Crosse Tomah Journal - 11 Mar 2018
VanderMeer said service means as much to the giver as the receiver. "There is an element of service to others that is priceless to them as well as the giver," she said. "To me that's everything. If we have gifts that we can share, skills, etc., all the ...

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