At the beginning there's a utopian societycontrolled by the Elders where everyone is happy. People have positive relationship where the hatred, the envy and the anger don't exist. The main charachter is Jonas a 12 years boy and this is his family.
who wants to be the first tonight for feelings?
Jonas is about to become an adult, so he is invited at the ceremony of the twelves: each boys and girls' job is decided by the Elders. guys have no choose, Jonas worries because he doesn't know what kind of job he would be given.
Jonas don't worry, I haven't forgotten about you, we have decided that you will be the next reciver of mewmory
During the selection process, Jonas is the last to be called, he is skirt untilo in a twist of suspense he's called to be the next reciver of memorey.