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Divergent (Divergent Series) (original 2011; edition 2014)

by Veronica Roth (Author)

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Title:Divergent (Divergent Series)
Authors:Veronica Roth (Author)
Info:Katherine Tegen Books (2014), Edition: Reprint, 576 pages
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Divergent by Veronica Roth (2011)

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Awesome book. Better than Hunger Games, IMHO. ( )
  kweber319 | May 13, 2019 |
Great story line. A subtle love story. ( )
  Teezie | May 10, 2019 |
Another dystopian future book, another book I got into after students got me into it. I liked this one a bit more than Hunger Games but again, I would love to see a female lead that doesn't fall in love and have really dumb plot twists centered around the love story. This book would be GREAT without the added seemingly necessary love story.
  RachelLeibiger | Apr 30, 2019 |
I like dytopian books and this was pretty good. I like the different factions and their values and the initiation was fun to read. Tris was a good main character, she's strong but not invincible. She is physically weak at the beginning but adapts and does what she needs to in order to become stronger. Tris is also kind and can be both selfless and selfish, like most people. I liked her and Four's relationship and the secrets they told each other. The fear simulator is so cool but scary. I can't imagine facing your fears like that.
Overall this was an engaging read and I'm looking forward to book 2. ( )
  AlyP59 | Apr 25, 2019 |
This was more of a two and a half star book for me. The first 80% of the book was engaging and kind of fun. It was a solid three "I liked it". The plot in the last 20% ran right off the face of a cliff. It was riddled with bad dialogue. I hope that they hire someone much better to write the script for the movie! Seriously, who talks like that?

It's a very quick and easy read, so I'll read the next two unless it becomes unbearable. ( )
  authenticjoy | Mar 29, 2019 |
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Roth, Veronicaprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Galvin, EmmaNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Koob-Pawis, PetraTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Tippie, JoelCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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To my mother,
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There is one mirror in my house.
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In a future Chicago, sixteen-year-old Beatrice Prior must choose among five predetermined factions to define her identity for the rest of her life, a decision made more difficult when she discovers that she is an anomaly who does not fit into any one group, and that the society she lives in is not perfect after all.

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In a future Chicago, sixteen-year-old Beatrice Prior must choose among five predetermined factions to define her identity for the rest of her life, a decision made more difficult when she discovers that she is an anomoly who does not fit into any one group, and that the society she lives in is not perfect after all.… (more)

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