Jonas and his family share their dreams and feelings each morning from the previous night. Jonas always never speaks during these times because he does not have any dreams!
Since Jonas´s father is a nurturer, they have to bring new babies home. This time the father brung home a new baby named Gabriel.
Jonas and his family go to a community ceremony that happens every year. Each year the community goes and watches each child turns an age. The most important part of the ceremony is the ceremony of twelve which you get an assignment for the rest of your life. Jonas got selected as a receiver and to work with the giver.
The Giver and Jonas spend so much time together and have so many memories shared. The giver has taught Jonas to see colors, receive memories, and so much more. In the past year, they have grown so much physically and mentally.
Jonas and Gabriel go and leave the community and find a better life. They are riding on a bicycle to get to another city.They left the community because Gabe was supposed to have a release ceremony . Jonas was to supposed to go alone but, he decided that to bring Gabriel on the journey with him.