During the highly competitive initiation that follows, Beatrice renames herself Tris and struggles to determine who her friends really are—and where, exactly, a romance with a sometimes fascinating, sometimes infuriating boy fits into the life she’s chosen. But Tris also has a secret, one she’s kept hidden from everyone because she’s been warned it can mean death. And as she discovers a growing conflict that threatens to unravel her seemingly perfect society, she also learns that her secret might help her save those she loves . . . or it might destroy her.
Debut author Veronica Roth bursts onto the literary scene with the first book in the Divergent series—dystopian thrillers filled with electrifying decisions, heartbreaking betrayals, stunning consequences, and unexpected romance.
About the Author
Veronica Roth graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in creative writing. While she was a student, she often chose to work on the story that would become Divergent instead of doing her homework. It was indeed a transforming choice. Now a full-time writer, Ms. Roth lives near Chicago. Divergent is her first novel.
- Reading level: Young Adult
- Hardcover: 496 pages
- Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books (May 3, 2011)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0062024027
- ISBN-13: 978-0062024022
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ABSOLUTELY LOVED IT
I seemed to be hooked on dystopian tales and I have read some really good ones lately, but this one is just amazing. It will help replace the loss of the Hunger Games and the writing is just amazing! I would like another one now! I will have a longer review closer to the release date.