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What kids book am I thinking of ?

this is a book that I read in like 6th grade ( 1999 - 2000 ) ..I only remember pieces of it but I have always wanted to find it ...

There is a community that it takes place in, the main character is a boy ( he has a baby sibling and maybe also another sibling) .... the community they live in is suppose to be like a perfect place to live .... they give the kids medicine so they wont rebel... and a part of the story tells how she secretly stopped taking the medicine and he started liking a girl....

at the end he drives his bike away from the community with his baby sibling so they can live normal.

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2lilbumblebees

Asked by 2lilbumblebees at 10:34 PM on Nov. 20, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • Is it The Giver?
    mama10johnsons

    Answer by mama10johnsons at 10:38 PM on Nov. 20, 2010

  • OMG I think I know what you are talking about - have no idea about the title though lol.
    daisysrdeadly

    Answer by daisysrdeadly at 10:42 PM on Nov. 20, 2010

  • I'm not sure, but here's a couple of links to The Giver , by  Lois Lowry .    ( Is the boy's name Jonas? )       


     http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Giver  and  http://www.loislowry.com/giver.html

    earlgrey

    Answer by earlgrey at 10:46 PM on Nov. 20, 2010

  • Sounds like the giver... but not 100% sure... they were in a "perfect world" and the main char was a boy. It was a good book!!
    mommymeg2002

    Answer by mommymeg2002 at 10:51 PM on Nov. 20, 2010

  • Yep "the giver" is the name of the book-good book!!
    AshleyBishop06

    Answer by AshleyBishop06 at 11:01 PM on Nov. 20, 2010

  • OMG thank you guys !!! That is definatly it !

    I have been thinking about this book for the last 10 years !
    2lilbumblebees

    Comment by 2lilbumblebees (original poster) at 11:02 PM on Nov. 20, 2010

  • There are two companions to The Giver, as well: Gathering Blue and Messenger. Just so you know. :)
    DragonRiderMD

    Answer by DragonRiderMD at 11:16 PM on Nov. 20, 2010

  • sounds really interesting. Will have to check it out. Thanks
    chris219

    Answer by chris219 at 11:18 PM on Nov. 20, 2010

  • Yes, The Giver!!!
    newmom28

    Answer by newmom28 at 9:31 AM on Nov. 21, 2010

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