Lois Lowry: Author Bio About and Best Quotes

Ten of My Favorite Lois Lowry Quotes 

Lois Lowry, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best Lois Lowry quotes for you to enjoy. At Australia Unwrapped we believe every book has at least one quotable line, and our mission is to find them all. Here you will find Lois Lowry’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Lois Lowry made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favorites: 

About Lois Lowry

As a writer, Lois Lowry is known for her versatility and inventiveness. Born in Hawaii, she grew up in New York, Pennsylvania, and Japan. After studying at Brown University, she got married, started a family, and became a writer. She has written more than forty books for young adults, including the Anastasia Krupnik series. Among her many awards are the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award, the California Young Reader’s Medal, and the Mark Twain Award. Two of her novels, NUMBER THE STARS and THE GIVER, won Newbery Medals. Her first novel, A SUMMER TO DIE, won the Children’s Book Award from the International Reading Association. Several books have been adapted for film and stage, and THE GIVER has been made into an opera. A collection of memories and images from Pearl Harbor, Hiroshima, and post-war Japan, ON THE HORIZON is her newest book. As a mother and grandmother, Ms. Lowry splits her time between Maine and Florida.

Born: Oahu, Hawaii, The United States
Genre: Children’s Books, Literature & Fiction, Young Adult
 

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Popular Quotes

“Memory is the happiness of being alone.”
― Lois Lowry, Anastasia Krupnik

 “For the first time, he heard something that he knew to be music. He heard people singing. Behind him, across vast distances of space and time, from the place he had left, he thought he heard music too. But perhaps, it was only an echo.”
― Lois Lowry, The Giver

“It is very risky. But each time a child opens a book, he pushes open the gate that separates him from Elsewhere.”
― Lois Lowry

 “The worst part of holding the memories is not the pain. It’s the loneliness of it. Memories need to be shared.”
― Lois Lowry, The Giver

 “If you were to be lost in the river, Jonas, your memories would not be lost with you. Memories are forever.”
― Lois Lowry, The Giver

 “I feel sorry for anyone who is in a place where he feels strange and stupid.”
― Lois Lowry, The Giver

“Take pride in your pain; you are stronger than those who have none”
― Lois Lowry, Gathering Blue

 “We gained control of many things. But we had to let go of others.”
― Lois Lowry, The Giver

“Of course they needed to care. It was the meaning of everything.”
― Lois Lowry, The Giver

“It’s the choosing that’s important, isn’t it?”
― Lois Lowry, The Giver

10 Famous Quotes by Author Lois Lowry

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 10 Lois Lowry quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best Lois Lowry quote below and sharing our favorite authors so we can look them up, read some of their works and give you the best quotes we can find. We hope you enjoyed our top 10 quotes by Lois Lowry. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable Lois Lowry quotes in our list. 

One Final Bonus – Lois Lowry Quote 

“The man that I named the Giver passed along to the boy knowledge, history, memories, color, pain, laughter, love, and truth. Every time you place a book in the hands of a child, you do the same thing. It is very risky. But each time a child opens a book, he pushes open the gate that separates him from Elsewhere. It gives him choices. It gives him freedom. Those are magnificent, wonderfully unsafe things.

[from her Newberry Award acceptance speech]”
― Lois Lowry

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