Divergent (Divergent, Book 1)

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HarperCollins Publishers, May 3, 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 496 pages
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She turns to the future in a world that’s falling apart.

The No. 1 New York Times bestseller DIVERGENT – a major motion picture in 2014.

For sixteen-year-old Tris, the world changes in a heartbeat when she is forced to make a terrible choice. Turning her back on her family, Tris ventures out, alone, determined to find out where she truly belongs.

Shocked by the brutality of her new life, Tris can trust no one. And yet she is drawn to a boy who seems to both threaten and protect her. The hardest choices may yet lie ahead....

The first book in the DIVERGENT series that has swept the globe – selling millions of copies world-wide.

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User Review  - gaillamontagne - LibraryThing

Much better than I thought it would be. Futuristic story about a new society divided into 5 Factions. Each Faction has a different posture on what makes a society strong or weak. Beatrice Prior, at ... Read full review

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User Review  - Emma_Manolis - LibraryThing

Listened to audiobook and loved every minute. I'm actually really sick of the dystopian thing in YA fiction and was worried that I would be just as annoyed with thi book. I don't know that I would say ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Veronica Roth is the No. 1 New York Times bestselling author of Divergent, Insurgent and Allegiant – the Divergent trilogy. Now a full-time writer, Ms. Roth and her husband live in Chicago. You can visit her online at Twitter, Tumblr, her blog, and her website.

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