The Question and Answer section for The Giver is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
In the dream, Jonas is going downhill on a sled in the snow toward a destination but he cannot remember or process the place.
Jonas learns almost immediately after the Ceremony of Twelve that the loneliness and sense of apartness predicted during the Ceremony will go beyond his training as the Receiver of Memory and enter all aspects of his life. This deeply unsettles...
Spouses are matched. A person applied for a spouse and waited until the perfect match was decided upon by the Community of Elders.