called her Water Claire. When she washed up on their shore, no one knew
that she came from a society where emotions and colors didn’t exist.
That she had become a Vessel at age thirteen. That she had carried a
Product at age fourteen. That it had been stolen from her body. Claire
had a son. But what became of him she never knew. What was his name? Was
he even alive? She was supposed to forget him, but that was impossible.
Now Claire will stop at nothing to find her child, even if it means
making an unimaginable sacrifice.
Son thrusts readers once again into the chilling world of the Newbery Medal winning book, The Giver, as well as Gathering Blue and Messenger
where a new hero emerges. In this thrilling series finale, the
startling and long-awaited conclusion to Lois Lowry’s epic tale
culminates in a final clash between good and evil.
Lowry is the author of more than thirty books for young adults,
including the popular Anastasia Krupnik series. She has received
countless honors, among them the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, the
Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award, the California Young Reader’s Medal, and
the Mark Twain Award. She received Newbery Medals for two of her novels,
Number The Stars and The Giver. Her first novel, A Summer To Die, was
awarded the International Reading Association’s Children’s Book Award.
Ms. Lowry now divides her time between Cambridge and an 1840s farmhouse