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Divergent (Divergent Series)
Divergent (Divergent Series) | Veronica_Roth
This first book in Veronica Roth's #1New York Timesbestselling Divergent trilogy is the novel that inspired the major motion picture starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James, and Kate Winslet. This dystopian series set in a futuristic Chicago has captured the hearts of millions of teen and adult readers.Perfect for fans of the Hunger Games and Maze Runner series,Divergentand its sequels,InsurgentandAllegiantplus Four: A Divergent Collection, four stories told from the perspective of the character Tobiasare the gripping story of a dystopian world transformed by courage, self-sacrifice, and love. Fans of the Divergent movie will find the book packed with just as much emotional depth and exhilarating action as the film, all told in beautiful, rich language.The paperback edition includes bonus materials created by Veronica Roth, including her essays on Utopian worlds and how she named the factions, writing tips, a Q&A, a Divergent playlist, faction manifestos, and an excerpt from Insurgent.One choice can transform you.Beatrice Prior's society is divided into five factionsCandor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). Beatrice must choose between staying with her Abnegation family and transferring factions. Her choice will shock her community and herself. But the newly christened Tris also has a secret, one she's determined to keep hidden, because in this world,what makes you different makes you dangerous.Supports the Common Core State Standards
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Gatlin_Da_Shrimp
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This is a really good book and I‘m so exited to read the next 3

Cfischbuch What faction would you belong to? 3d
Gatlin_Da_Shrimp Definitely Dauntless 3d
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brit91
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Brave,selfless,kind,smart and honest...💖💖💖

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brit91
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💙💚💛💙💚💛

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brit91
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💖💖💖💖💖

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brit91
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I laughed to hard at this!!

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gurmehar
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New concept. Nice one. The first book in the trilogy is awesome, insurgent is okish and allegiant is horrible.

Divergent is a must read.

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Yupimkristii
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I enjoyed this book!

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Mshookquilts
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I‘m so glad I listened to my daughters and read the book enjoyed the movie, but the book lets you get into the thought processes. Futuristic world about to go to war because the utopian set up really wasn‘t perfect.

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celeste.guse
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Cleaning out to make room for new stuff! Reselling a ton of my YA stuff today just cause I‘ve grown out of it :( but keeping some favorites like Patrick Ness, Sally Green, and my John Green books. Stay tuned for a shelfie when I‘m done organizing!

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Moodylittle9799
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Just started reading this book! I‘m so excited!

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kkimmelman
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This SF novel is set in a futuristic, dystopian Chicago, society is organized into five factions. Each faction places value solely on a specific virtue, which its members work to cultivate throughout their lives. There is Abnegation,Amity,Erudite,Candor,and Dauntless. Children are raised in their parents' faction, and once they turn sixteen, they have the option to choose for themselves which faction will be theirs for the rest of their lives.

kkimmelman These activities would be great for students http://ymiclassroom.com/lesson-plans/divergentseries/. This book could be used as LC and UDL 2.3 could go well with the high level thinking this book can sometimes require. ESOL 36 would also be a great accommodation. #LAE3414sp19 5mo
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Cadyly
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Yay! I just received all of these books from Book Outlet! I love collecting some of my favorite titles to stock my library!

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 📚❤️📚❤️ 7mo
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VictoriaB
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Pretty good, and the narrator did a great job. I knew what to expect - YA dystopian and there were really no surprises there. Interesting concept to divide the population by traits, and the Chicago backdrop was cool. But Lake Michigan as a marsh? Hmmmm. 😂

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Nate1536715
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Probably one of my fastest reads and one of the best books I have ever read! I recommend it for an enthralling adventure to forget everything about your own personal life at the moment.

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Gina
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When you buy a book at Goodwill and find the person donated it becuse the printer made a mistake, you go to the library, check same book out, photocopy the missing page and glue it in. WA!LA! All fixed.

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FeatherV
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I had to take a break from my Kirsten Hannah books, I love her writing but it‘s way too intense for back to back reading. So I‘m listening to Divergent, I‘ve only ever watched the movies and I love seeing the sometimes subtle sometimes massive differences #booksarebetter #2018 #yearofbooks

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Readingismyescape
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“Fear doesn‘t shut you down, it wakes you up.”
- Divergent

#quotsyoct18
Day 9: #fear

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AmyPerezCubas
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This SF series by Veronica Roth will always be one of my favorites! I really loved the first movie but the other ones disappointed me. However, at least I have these amazing books to always fall back on! This series will always be in my heart ❤️ If you love the dystopian world and want to look into Trice Prior‘s life after society is divided into five factions, than definitely give this book a read!

AmyPerezCubas For grades 6-8 and 9-12. There are a lot of activities where you can ask questions during each part of the story. There are also fun surveys your students can do that will actually put them into factions. What is the difference between selflessness and giving? 14mo
AmyPerezCubas UDL- 5.3 and ESOL 6 monitoring the students‘ comprehension 14mo
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emilybanne Love this series and I also love the movies! I think the activity is great! 14mo
ATejada So upset that the movies didn‘t continue!!! These books were awesome and even though the movies didn‘t accurately show all the details, this series could have been much bigger! Thanks for sharing! 14mo
JayaJ I remember reading Divergent in high school and absolutely loved it! Thanks for sharing! 14mo
DrSpalding This is an amazing series. My son is reading the first one right now! It was a summer reading choice for his high school going into his sophomore year. 13mo
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MKenzington
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Interesting concept, but not great execution.

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Circumambient
Mehso-so

I thought it was perfectly competent, but I had zero interest in continuing on to the follow ups. It‘s a good enough read, so read it if it is intriguing. I just read all I cared to, and it was good while it lasted.

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MommyOfTwo
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I‘ll take Four! 😉

Meeko93 That's a good choice 🙃 1y
Slajaunie May I choose the Doctor? He originated as a television character but you can find him in all types of mediums now. 1y
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Dragon Kaz Brekker From 1y
MommyOfTwo @dragon that‘s a good choice too 1y
Dragon Thanks @MommyOfTwo 😀🐉 1y
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dgingo
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Conversation between Kara Thomas (Little Monsters) and Veronica Roth (Divergent and Carve the Mark) at Barnes & Noble.

#MeetAndGreet #AuthorSigning #YA

MrBook Woooow!!! 1y
dgingo @MrBook @RaimeyGallant Indeed! It was a fun night! 1y
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BrieT2016
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I went to goodwill and found some books! Less than $8! #bookhaul

RaimeyGallant Awesome! 1y
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GripLitGrl
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Yes!!!! Love these!!!! 🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻 1y
toria963 These are on my wish list 1y
vkois88 I need to try these again! 1y
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captainpunchmerica
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The books I‘ve packed and the books I haven‘t... just a few more to go! #bookhoard

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maich
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Be a woman with a mind
A bitch with an attitude
A Lady with class.
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Happy women's day to all you my dear girls❤❤
Enjoy the day be happy and live. Just live😘
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#MarchInBooks International women's day
#readingresolutions Orange + Green + Blue
@Jess7

#divergent #insurgent #allegiant #divergenttrilogy #veronicaroth #scifi #dystopia #paperbacks #candle #flower #flowerpower #booksansflowers #butteflies #litsyfun

AyaOfSiwa Happy International women's day :) 2y
maich @AyaOfSiwa Thank you😘😘 2y
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Swilkins
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This is what happens when I have a glass of wine and am let loose in Waterstones! 🤷‍♀️

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maich
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I don't want to just read book. I want to crawl inside of them and live there.
Divergent series are still my favourite books❤❤
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#readingresolutions Dreams
I remember Trish's dream and Four tell her that he'll fight the bad dreams off. I loved this scene in book😍😍
@Jess7
#divergenttrilogy #divergent #insurgent #allegiant #veronicaroth #sciencefiction #scifi #paperback #bookspine #slovenianedition #glasses #vogueeyewear #bookandglasses

IheartYA In my top 3! 2y
maich @IheartYA yay!! 2y
Aurora0044 I love these books so much! Too bad they really messed up the movies and won‘t be finishing them. They should have never broken the last one up 😔 2y
maich @Aurora0044 The first movie is great but others are not so. Books are much better. 2y
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bookloversguide
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Okay so this would be a current read for me and I‘m about on page 200 but this book so far is just slaying big time. 🖤

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SharonAlger
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I love dystopian fiction. The idea of factions were a bit of a cliche, but the author made it work. I enjoyed the way she built this world, and her pacing was immaculate. I watched the movie first, then I had to read the trilogy. It‘s a great book if you have teens. My copy of #Divergent is well-loved. That‘s because 3 people in this house read it: my partner, my daughter, and I. We had animated chats about this, keeping the parent/teen bond tight

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I had planned to reread this series this year and with the combo of catching the movie on tv recently and the audio book being available I went for it. I enjoyed the audio version it was a nice refresher, you forget so much.

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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
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This prompt made me think of the dauntless faction jumping from the moving train on the #tracks!!! I definitely couldn‘t be in that faction!!! 😫🏃‍♀️ 🚂
#Nuyear

IheartYA Don't want to be Dauntless, huh? Lol. I love this series! 2y
Melissa_J Great pick! 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @IheartYA and I‘m afraid of heights!! Lol 2y
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Melissa_J thank you!!! 😉 2y
Cinfhen Love your emoji's 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 2y
TrishB That jump would do me! 2y
RadicalReader @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks what faction do you identify most with? 2y
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @RadicalReader probably abnegation... or amity... what about you? 2y
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AKinderman
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Starting the Divergent series

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AKinderman
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I didn't officially sign up but I love the idea of the challenge and trying to tackle my ever-expanding TBR bookcase. I'm going for the Mt. Kilimanjaro challenge, which is 60 books from my TBR. To see more about the challenge, go here: https://myreadersblock.blogspot.com/2017/10/mount-tbr-2018-sign-up.html?m=1 #mounttbr

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ali_hope2017

"People tend to overestimate my character," I say quietly. "They think that because I'm small, or a girl, or a Stiff, I can't possibly be cruel. But they're wrong." -Tris, Divergent

DebinHawaii Welcome to Litsy! 🎉📚👍😀Hope you enjoy it here! 2y
ali_hope2017 Thank you. 2y
RaimeyGallant Welcome to Litsy! #LitsyWelcomeWagon And here's a compilation of Litsy tips that some of us put together:
https://raimeygallant.com/2017/10/31/litsytips/
2y
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booksensation
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I had started this series a while back when I used to check out books at the library.. don‘t really remember why I let it go then.. but amazon has a sweet deal for this kindle book and well I‘m glad I was able to finally finish it because I am really enjoying this series..

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GypsyKat
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Looks like I'm going to have to move this up on my #TBR list!

https://bookstr.com/ascendant-tv-series-based-veronica-roths-divergent-coming-st...

erinreads It's too bad Theo James won't be in the TV adaptation. 🔥🔥🔥 2y
Texreader @GypsyKat @erinreads It only counts if Theo is in it. Honestly he is my movie-crush. 2y
vicgreentoriafield @erinreads @Texreader Theo was such a great Four 2y
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wellitworkedlasttime
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I have just read this one in two days. It was a good interlude to my usual heavy political texts. It is not the best written or even the best story but it's interesting enough with some interesting characters. I will finish the series and then get back to my serious non fiction reading.

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literary_dreamer
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If you were to choose a faction for yourself...which would you choose? I would choose Dauntless for myself🙋🏻 But a bathbomb I received in an @owlcrate tells me I'm Candor! I love this charm because it also represents my zodiac sign🖤✨#veronicaroth #divergent #faction #abnegation #amity #candor #erudite #dauntless #divergent

Bitchezwhobrunchwithbookz I hate confrontation so I'm probably Amity haha 2y
literary_dreamer @Bitchezwhobrunchwithbookz but when faced with confrontation...Amity can get it done😉 I like Amity as well🤗🤗 2y
hammykhan Follow back? 2y
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MoMogrl
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Finished my first book for #slaytheseriesreadathon. Took me longer than I wanted but this has been a busy weekend for me. I really enjoyed this but some parts were predictable. (I somehow have never seen the movies either.) I will be starting Insurgent later today.

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cristiana_de_sousa
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⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Rachiiebookdragon
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Great series and story. I read these books a while ago but they were easy books to get into with interesting characters. Would recommend 5/5

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I loved this series up to the very end. Roth's decision to kill Tris ruined the rest of it for me so much so that I sold my books as soon as I could. 😂

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Marissa_Writes
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We believe in ordinary acts of bravery, in the courage that drives one person to stand up for another.
Veronica Roth, Divergent (Divergent, #1)
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#divergent #veronicaroth #legendseries #marielu #harpercollinspublishing #bookstagram #instaread #instabook #bookish #bookworm #booknerd #booklover #bookmaniac #bookobsessed #bookaddict #bibliophile #yalit #igreads #bookstagramfeature #bookblogger
#evilalgorithm #bibliofeature

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Aleksandramackenziee
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I loved it so much! So excited to start the second book! Love the characters and the interesting plot. Book is way better than movie. (When are they not?) 5/5

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Red_Head_Tales
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"Fear doesn't shut you down, it wakes you up" #books#reading#lovereading

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buecher_palast
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Hello Litsy 💞 Now I'm here, so nice to meet you 💞📕

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