the giver begins in a utopia comunity were a young boy lives, Jonas, hes is 11 and bout to be a 12 ans a 12 is an adult and there is a ceremony to get a asigned job
Jonas sees children in his community playing a game that is to shoot each other , and he gets upset and asks Asher to make them stop.
When Jonas becomes the new Receiver, he receives the memories he will be changed forever intill he dies
When Jonas realizes that when his father releases newborn chold he actually kills them, Jonas was very upset.
when Gabe and Jonas escape from the community to find elsewhere
Jonas and Gabe experience starvation, cold, and fear. However, they have each other cause they were like the same so they loved each, and The story end with the two sledding down the hill that Jonas was given a memory of, together.