Divergent, Book 1

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HarperCollins Children's Books, 2011 - Courage - 487 pages
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In Beatrice Prior's Chicago in the future, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to one of the virtues - On her sixteenth birthday Beatrice chooses the faction to which she will dedicate her life, and in so doing breaks away from her family - In her new role she forges strong friendshipa and faces extreme dangers - She also discovers a growing conflict that threatens to tear her world apart.

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Holy wow!!! I loved this book!!! It is now one of my favorite dystopian reads. It took me a bit to get the factions down. It would be hard to choose a faction to be a part of for the rest of your life ... Read full review

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We believe in ordinary acts of bravery, in the courage that drives one person to stand up for another. I first came across Divergent last year (what can I say? I’m always late to the party!) when I ... 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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