Divergent, Book 1

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HarperCollins Publishers Limited, 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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I love the writing, the plot, the characters. - LibraryThing
Well some pretty horrific fight scenes, I guess. - LibraryThing
Breathtaking…page turner…dystopian at its best. - LibraryThing
The action scenes were sketchy. - LibraryThing
A great heroine and a good love story! - LibraryThing
The ending was pretty good. - LibraryThing

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I'll carry over the way I review Divergent with the way I read it; as fast as I can. From the beginning I realized that the author, Veronica Roth, had conceived an ironclad excuse against any ... Read full review

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User Review  - Wonderland_Books - LibraryThing

This is a re-read for me. The first time I read this book, in September 2012, I rated it three out of five stars. After reading it for a second time, I don’t understand how that could possibly be! I’m ... 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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