[BOOKS] ⚣ The Cure By Sonia Levitin – Rvtrek.info

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here Gemm 16884 is about to turn sixteen the year where he and his twin, Gemma, make the Great Choice when he starts having strange dreams, thoughts, and feelings His behavior is determined to be deviant and he is taken away to be Cured or recycled killed The cure offered him is unique he is to experience the memories of a person from history, which will be downloaded directly into his brain Gemm accepts the conditions and becomes Johannes, a young Jewish man, whose people are being persec Gemm 16884 is about to turn sixteen the year where he and his twin, Gemma, make the Great Choice when he starts having strange dreams, thoughts, and In the year 2407, societal tranquillity is maintained by ample servings of serotonin drinks to the genetically engineered population and by careful monitoring to suppress all expressions of individuality or creativity When the boy Gemm 16884 somehow feels moved to make music, an extinguished art, he is given a choice between being recycled killed or sent into virtual reality to experience the bad old days as a cure for his deviant desires Opting for the latter, he finds himself living as In the year 2407, societal tranquillity is maintained by ample servings of serotonin drinks to the genetically engineered population and by careful monitoring to suppress all expressions of individuality or creativity When the boy Gemm 16884 somehow feels moved to make music, an extinguished art, he is given a choice between being recycled killed or sent into virtual reality to experience the bad old days as a cure for his deviant desir This is a book to break your heart Based on true events it centers around a character in a rigid society where no one stands apart or is allowed to exhibit any emotion, physical, or unique traits of any kind All wear masks and are identified by a number very reminiscent of the concentration campsand fitting in nicely with the anti semitic themes of the book and due to his musical ability Gemm is ruled a deviant who is either to be forcibly recycled or cured He chooses to be cured wher This is a book to break your heart Based on true events it centers around a character in a rigid society where no one stands apart or is allowed to exhibit any emotion, physical, or unique traits of any kind All wear masks and are identified by a number very reminiscent of the concentration campsand fitting in nicely with the anti semitic themes of the book and due to his musical ability Gemm is ruled a deviant who is either to be forcibly recycled or cured He chooses to be cured where he is taken to Strasbourg Germany in 1349 to live the life of a Jewish moneylender at the height of the black plague where Jews are blamed for the horrors of the plague The historical parts of this book are very intriguing and well written and there is a part of me that thinks that the futuristic parts of the book are almost unne I m torn on how to rate this book, because it s really two books in one The outer story, the one that frames the book, is a future dystopia, and honestly, not a particularly novel one Differences have been outlawed so that everyone gets along, one person is born who can t fit in, yadda yadda nothing new here.But once we get away from this character s storyline the book changes dramatically Sentenced to experience a life from history so that he can understand why humans gave up difference in f I m torn on how to rate this book, because it s really two books in one The outer story, the one that frames the book, is a future dystopia, and honestly, not a particularly novel one Differences have been outlawed so that everyone gets along, one person is born who can t fit in, yadda yadda nothing new here.But once we get away from this character s storyline the book changes dramatically Sentenced to experience a life from history so that he can understand why humans gave up di You Are A Criminal, Gemm 16884 Aggressive, Hostile, Nonconforming We Have Noted Tendencies Toward Diversity In Your Gait, In Your Dreams, And Most Especially In Your Repeated Persistence In The Elder Cleared His Throat Making Music Branded A Deviant And Therefore A Threat To The Utopian Society Of Conformity, Harmony, And Tranquility That Exists In The Year 2407, Gemm 16884 Is Given The Choice Between Being Recycled Or Undergoing A Painful And Mysterious Cure Gemm Chooses The Cure, And Suddenly Finds Himself Living The Life Of Johannes, A 16 Year Old Jewish Musician In Starsbourg, Germany, In 1348, At The Onset Of The Black Death As The Pestilence Spreads, The Townspeople Begin To Accuse The Jews Of Causing The Disease Surrounded By Hatred And Horror, Johannes Struggles To Hold On To His Family And Faith As Well As His Belief In The Basic Goodness Of Human Beings But Can He Return To The Future And Become Gemm Again After Having Known Such Emotions As Pain.and Love One of best books I have ever read A thought provoking, soul searching novel about diversity, creativity, tolerance, and love. Living While Jewish in the Middle Ages Caution Minor spoilers ahead It is The Year of Tranquility 2047, and humanity has eradicated violence, poverty, and bigotry at the expense of diversity and emotion If diversity begets hostility and passion begets evil, as the United Social Alliance Elders believe, then the only path to utopia is conformity Conformity begets Harmony begets Tranquility begets Peace begets Universal Good Shout Praises The result is a rather sterile society d Living While Jewish in the Middle Ages Caution Minor spoilers ahead It is The Year of Tranquility 2047, and humanity has eradicated violence, poverty, and bigotry at the expense of diversity and emotion If diversity begets hostility and passion begets evil, as the United Social Alliance Elders believe, then the only path to utopia is conformity Conformity begets Harmony begets Tranquility begets Peace begets Universal Good Shout Praises The result is a rather sterile society devoid of family, love, intimacy, history, and art, a community in which all members think as one and indeed, don t seem to think about much at all.To achieve this Universal Good, years of genetic engineering and selective breeding have made the human brain compliant standardized, even Babies are created in batches, each male paired with a female twin with whom he becomes I read this while teaching Robert Sharenow s Berlin Boxing Club to my group of 10th graders I didn t use this book in class, but I was definitely making connections while I was reading I picked this book up because I thought it would be mostly a futuristic sci fi novel with a bit of history thrown in, but the majority of the book takes place in the past I wish there had been a little bitabout Gemm s time in the future in both the beginning and the end of the book, but the middle where h I read this while teaching Robert Sharenow s Berlin Boxing Club to my group of 10th graders I didn t use this book in class, but I was definitely making connections while I was reading I picked this book up because I thought it would be mostly a futuristic sci fi novel with a bit of history thrown in, but the majority of the book takes place in the past I wish there had been a little bitabout Gemm s time in the Overall I believe that this is a very interesting book Something I really enjoyed about it is the fact that it was basically two stories in one The story is about a young boy, Gemm, who is considered deviant and has to under go a painful process to cure him or be put to sleep put to death This is when the story truly begins You get to see world through the eyes of a young Jewish boy, Johannes, in harsh times when the pestilence was spreading I would really recommend this book if you liked Overall I believe that this is a very interesting book Something I really Still thinking about this book years and years later. 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