By Lois Lowry
Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2012
Audience: All Teens
They called her Water Claire. When she washed up on their shore, no one knew that she came from a society where emotions and colors didn’t exist. That she had become a Vessel at age thirteen. That she had carried a Product at age fourteen. That it had been stolen from her body. Claire had a son. But what became of him she never knew. What was his name? Was he even alive? She was supposed to forget him, but that was impossible. Now Claire will stop at nothing to find her child, even if it means making an unimaginable sacrifice.
Oh, wow. This book was the perfect ending to the books. Perfect. I didn't 100% understand how 2 and 3 fit in, but they were companion novels. This book tied all four together, and I LOVED IT.
My favorite part was the first book, in which we basically see The Giver from another point of view. This was just the most fantastic ending to any series, I think. This book made me love all four even more. I think this one was my favorite out of all of them.
You know who the Trademaster reminded me of? Jafar from Aladdin.
I think these books should be movies.
If you liked any of the books even only a little bit, you should read this one.