by Lois Lowry, read by Bernadette Dunne. Books on Tape, 2012. 8 hours, 11 mins; 7 discs


In this companion to The Giver, young Claire is assigned her role as a mother, giving birth to “product” number 36, whom she believes she’ll never see again. Dunne’s exquisite voice portrays the sterility of Claire’s dystopian community and her dawning maternal connection with her son.




Awards Won

Title Year
Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults
To select, annotate, and present for publication an annual list of notable audio recordings significant to young adults from those released in the past two years. Full list can be found here.
2013 - Selection(s)