This is a fascinating dystopian novel which predates such series as The Hunger Games, Matched, and Divergent. In contrast to those series, The Giver emphasizes conflict between characters and psychological drama instead of focusing on action scenes.
Star Lore Historian
Sky Observer, Storyteller and Headlands International Dark Sky Park Program Director Mary Stewart Adams returns to the Downtown Library on Thursday, December 12 at 7:00 pm to offer insight on current celestial discoveries and the need for imagination and inspiration in our celestial environment.
Let your imagination soar during her lecture, view her related AADL exhibit, then check out one of AADL's circulating telescopes and go home and enjoy the wonders of the night sky!
Find out about all of the library's fun stuff for kids with AADL's parent page! JUMP is your stop to find recommended stuff for kids and learn about upcoming library events. Parents can also get information to plan their visit to the library an even find out about resources to help kids with their homework. It's all at jump.aadl.org!