Bradley Stoke Community School

The Giver

By Lois Lowry



Is a story of a brilliant boy named Jonas who happens to live in a society that is being controlled by the rules and tradition of The Elders. Through his wisdom and mannerism, Jonas is selected as the Receiver of Memory, a post that distinguishes him from others and gives him authority.



A futuristic dystopian / utopian society



Individuality and freedom of choice



Dystopian literature and science fiction