Dystopian Author Quotes

May 17, 2020
Nick shook his head and found to his surprise that he did have tears left after all. He wasn't surprised by a talking cat. The world was crumbling around him and anything could happen.

Garth Nix Dystopian Author Quotes#1

Garth Nix Nick shook his head and found to his surprise that he did have tears left after all. He wasn’t surprised by a talking cat. […]
May 14, 2020
I tend not to think about audience when I'm writing. Many people who read The Giver" now have their own kids who are reading it. Even from the beginning the book attracted an audience beyond a child audience."

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#76

Lois Lowry I tend not to think about audience when I’m writing. Many people who read The Giver” now have their own kids who are reading […]
May 14, 2020
I don't read young adult or children's books, now that my grandchildren are beyond the age of my reading to them. I read reviews, and so I'm aware of what's out there. But I tend not to read the books.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#75

Lois Lowry I don’t read young adult or children’s books, now that my grandchildren are beyond the age of my reading to them. I read reviews, […]
May 14, 2020
If everyting's the same, then there aren't any choices! I want to wake up in the morning and decide things! (Jonas) "It's the choosing that's imortant isn't it?" The Giver asked him."

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#74

Lois Lowry If everyting’s the same, then there aren’t any choices! I want to wake up in the morning and decide things! (Jonas) “It’s the choosing […]
May 14, 2020
I don't know what you mean when you say 'the whole world' or 'generations before him.'I thought there was only us. I thought there was only now.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#73

Lois Lowry I don’t know what you mean when you say ‘the whole world’ or ‘generations before him.’I thought there was only us. I thought there […]
May 14, 2020
For a contributing citizen to be released from the community was a final decision, a terrible punishment, an overwhelming statement of failure.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#72

Lois Lowry For a contributing citizen to be released from the community was a final decision, a terrible punishment, an overwhelming statement of failure.
May 14, 2020
I think 'The Giver' is such a moral book, so filled with important truths, that I couldn't believe anyone would want to suppress it, to keep it from kids.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#71

Lois Lowry I think ‘The Giver’ is such a moral book, so filled with important truths, that I couldn’t believe anyone would want to suppress it, […]
May 14, 2020
I left home at the correct time but when I was riding along near the hatchery, the crew was separating some salmon, I guess I just got distraught, watching them.

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#70

Lois Lowry I left home at the correct time but when I was riding along near the hatchery, the crew was separating some salmon, I guess […]
May 14, 2020
So actually, there could be parents-of-the-parents-of-the-parents-of-the parents?

Lois Lowry Dystopian Author Quotes#69

Lois Lowry So actually, there could be parents-of-the-parents-of-the-parents-of-the parents?