The Giver

By Lois Lowry Flyer created by Christian Darlington

Book Summary

The giver is mostly about a community that is controlled by the elders. A boy name Jonas is chosen by the elders to be the next receiver of memory, until he realizes the community is doing things wrong. The giver can transmit memories to Jonas. Soon he must save his community from something call 'The Release'. The faith of the community is in his hands.

Main Character

Fiona is a really important character because she has red hair and she one of Jonas good friends. When Jonas gets the memory of love, he realizes that he loves Fiona ,which led to them kissing. Fiona risk everything when she gave Gabriel to Jonas.

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

Teacher-like Questions

  1. Why did Jonas stop taking his morning pill ?
  2. What was Jonas first memory from the Giver ?
  3. What happens when you give birth to twins ?

Overall Rating

What i like about the Giver was that, when the memories went to the community everyone felt some type of feeling. What i dislike about the Giver was that everyone was in family units and that their lives were controlled by a group of people.