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“And now he was starving. But if he had stayed... His thoughts continued. If he had stayed he would have starved in other ways. He would have lived a life hungry for feelings, for color, for love.”
In this week’s episode of The Literary Coven, Lily and Courtney discuss Lois Lowry’s The Giver. These giggly hosts dive into Jonas’s idyllic society, free of choice, feelings, and color. His world is filled with unquestioning citizens, who mindlessly fulfill their duties to The Community. Everyone is the same, except Jonas. Listen along as Courtney and Lily talk about the main characters and important themes, and explore questions about euthanasia and sameness within this society.