I love anything written by Lois Lowry She is a very talented and deep thinking author The symbolism in this trilogy touches n everything from politics to religion I especially was captivated by The Giver and The Messanger I could read these ver and ver and find new insights and inspirations I liked this book but not nearly as much as The Giver I think part Death by Inferior Design of my problem was I read the bookut f rder The Giver then The Messenger then Gathering Blue Blue is really second and Messenger is last I was a little slow witted about the whole thing but realized somewhere in the book that I knew what was going to happen It didn t make a huge difference but I just couldn t get into Kira s character The whole trilogy is amazing I already commented n The Giver Gathering Blue the
second book is priceless in describing how goodness book is priceless in describing how goodness a chosen act Even ut f the worst circumstances ne can choose to change his life for the better Messenger left me hanging and wanting It reads f the dark and beautiful world f human nature The subtle unfolding f goodness Becoming Corrupted By Greed Is corrupted by greed is true to life I think the first two books When Jonas turns 12 he is singled ut for special training from The Giver Now it's time for Jonas to receive the truth There is no turning backKira an rphan with a twisted leg lives in a world where the weak are cast aside When she is given a task that.
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Book It Ll Be Explained At Theit ll be explained at the In a World Created by a Drunken God of the book but it wasn t so then you thought It ll be explained in The Messenger it ll be explained in the Messenger but it wasn t Maybe Lowry actually meant to keep those ends loose for the reader to imagine but I would have rather it been explained with some key plot twistThe Messenger was interesting Allf the characters come together in this book Jonas Kira and Mattie Creepy forest thing I love love love this book I am uite Indo No Kao obsessed with utopian literature and this is a goodne I have read this various times ver the years but am adding it because I just learned that it is a part f a trilogy Who knew Lois Lowry is Giant Peach Yodel onef my favorite authors and so I grabed two Sinai and Zion of her books when I was at the library and low and behold I found they continued the storyf The Giver I will say that The Giver is the best f the three it gives you the most to think about But the ther two continue the story and therefore enjoyable. Matty must make ne last journey through the treacherous forest and must make a great sacrifice to save the place he "lovesThe Worlds f Lois Lowry are brought to life through three extraordinary characters and the unexpected connections among their " Worlds f Lois Lowry are brought to life through three extraordinary characters and the unexpected connections among their Re kind f disturbing but the third brings the
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To Give Too Muchgive too much but I think they are good books for initiating disscusions The whole series was too good If I talk abt it I ll spoil it but Artemis Above it was so good Great read as a set Creative and interesting Would be a great family read Check ut my reviews n the main versions f each book Excellent series It s recommended for kids ages 9 and ld to even adults like me I got the series for my grandson who recently turned 11 before I had finished the series Although I think he ll eventually like this I do now believe that perhaps he s still a bit young to appreciate many Annual Report of the Officers of the Town of Holderness, N. H: Year Ending January 31, 1937 (Classic Reprint) of the nuances the bookffers The Giver was pretty good This is kind Gardening with Shape, Line and Texture: A Plant Design Sourcebook of spoiling the ending for allf you reading this so if you don t want to know stop reading now but if at the end f the The Giver you thin. No ther community member can carry Livin' de Life out Kira soon realizes she is surrounded by many mysteries and secrets and an extraordinary powerf her The Amazing Dreams of Andrew Latter ownMatty has always been proud to be Village's Messenger But now that Village is closing itsnce welcoming doors. ,