Detroit: Gale, Where there is no pain, love nor hate, no color and everyone is equal. Some good things are that hardly anyone gets hurt. However, it also is imperative in the highly competitive atmosphere of modern society for youth to become prepared for the pressures of adulthood Imagine a world where someone else chooses your career, your spouse, and your children.
In the community the Elders have taken away the rights of being human. Everyday life is the same and almost never changes because the consequence is so severe, which could be Systems of government where they government control all, most of them set in a post-apocalypse future, after a world warmost of the time the society was destroyed, if not all the time, with only pieces of the truth of our history perverted by the government.
He leaves with Gabriel because he wants to experience true things outside the community. The Receiver named Jonas figures out how the past is better than the community because their was freedom of choice.
The novel also reflects the way those that are too old or to handicapped, either mentally….
The book was long due a film adaption, which finally came in from director Phillip Noyce. But, he also changes into a kid that never lied to a teenager who lied to his parents.