Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Lois Lowry

The Giver, Lois Lowry

Kid book. It's good, but a bit lacking in imagination. When you throw yourself this far into the future, you suddenly have a lot of space to fill. Like similar dystopias, Brave New World comes to mind, The Giver seems to fill that space by copying and pasting the present.

That said, it reads well, and there's one or two intriguing ideas.

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