The entire night, Henry feverishly dreamt about a knife in his back. When he woke up in a cold sweat for the second time, he decided he’d had enough of trying to do what was impossible. 3,783 more words
Lois Lowry is the author of more than 30 books for young readers, including The Giver. She’s been called the “godmother of dystopian Young Adult literature.” She does not like that label. Read the interview here.
Author’s Note: I’ve been sick the past couple of days, so I haven’t had much time to work on this. In the interests of catching up with my rough draft schedule, I’m not going to format the italics in this and subsequent posts.3,647 more words