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Genres :Fiction , Romance , Young Adult , Science Fiction , Adventure , Action
Published By : Katherine Tegen Books
Published On : Feb 28, 2012
ISBN : 0062024035 (ISBN13: 9780062024039)
Format :Paperback
Language :English
No. of pages : 487
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    “It must be because you're so approachable,' I say flatly. 'You know. Like a bed of nails.'
    He stares at me, and I don't look away. He isn't a dog but the same rules apply. Looking away is submissive. Looking him in the eye is a challenge. It's my choice.
    Heat rushes into my cheeks. What will happen when this tension breaks?
    But he just says, 'Careful, Tris.”
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    “I want to be brave, and selfless, and smart, and kind, and honest.”
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    “That is death - shifting from "is" to "was.”
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    “I have realized that part of being Dauntless is being willing to make things more difficult for yourself in order to be self-sufficient. There's nothing especially brave about wandering dark streets with no flashlight, but we are not supposed to need help, even from light. We are supposed to be capable of anything. I like that. Because there might come a day when there is no flashlight, there is no gun, there is no guiding hand. And I want to be ready.”
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    “I only came for Cake" -Tobias Eaton, Divergent”
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    Fans snared by the ratcheting suspense will be unable to resist speculating on their own factional allegiance; a few may go on to ponder the questions of loyalty and identity beneath the façade of thrilling adventure.

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  • I thought this book had a very original plot and I was intrigued at the way the society was structured. The characters were completely believable in their battles to face their fears and as soon as I had finished the book I couldn’t wait to pick up book 2...

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  • Divergent was far more enjoyable than I was expecting and I found it a satisfying read, although the end of the book held events that left me slightly confused.

    Oct 17, 2015 Read full review
  • Maintaining a gripping pace throughout, with suspense and plot twists around every corner, while also being extremely thought provoking and utterly unique, Divergent is almost definitely a book to read.

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  • Wow! That's all I can say. Stop what you're doing and get this book! It doesn't matter what kind of book you like, it doesn't matter; you'll love it.

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