ABC and 123: A Learning Collaborative: Happy Birthday Author: Lois Lowry

Sunday, March 20, 2011

Happy Birthday Author: Lois Lowry

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Today, novelist Lois Lowry is celebrating her 73 birthday. Perhaps best known for her Newberry Award Winning books, The Giver & Number the Stars, Lowry has written many books enjoyed by children and young adults.

Lowry has spent time introducing her readers to well developed characters such as Anastasia, Sam, Gooney Bird, and The Tates to name a few!

Lois Lowry keeps up her own blog if you are interested in reading her updates.

Check out this link for a complete list of Lowry's books, including short synopses of each.

Jennifer had the priveledge of sharing a sneak peek of Lois Lowry's creative spaces.

Indiana Literacy Specialists have put together a list of resources intended to provide an introduction to Lois Lowry.

The LiteraBuss suggests an activity for introducing the book, The Giver, to adolescent students.

Reading Rockets features several of Lowry's books in a round up post.


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