Divergent (Divergent Series #1) (Hardcover)
Katherine Tegen Books, 9780062024022, 496pp.
Publication Date: May 3, 2011
Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (5/2/2011)
Paperback, Spanish (7/1/2013)
Paperback, Large Print (1/8/2014)
Hardcover, Large Print (1/8/2014)
Paperback, Chinese (11/28/2012)
Paperback, Vietnamese (8/1/2013)
Hardcover, Japanese (9/1/2013)
Paperback, Chinese (3/1/2014)
Summer 2011 Kids' Next List
— Angela Mann, Kepler's Books & Magazine, Menlo Park, CA
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This first book in Veronica Roth's #1 New York Times bestselling Divergent trilogy is the novel the 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, Divergent and its sequels, Insurgent and Allegiant, are 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.
One choice can transform you. Beatrice Prior's society is divided into five factions—Candor (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.
And don't miss The Fates Divide, Veronica Roth's powerful sequel to the bestselling Carve the Mark!
About the Author
Veronica Roth is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Divergent, Insurgent, Allegiant, Four: A Divergent Collection, and Carve the Mark. Ms. Roth and her husband live in Chicago. You can visit her online at www.veronicarothbooks.com.
Praise For Divergent (Divergent Series #1)…
— Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“You’ll be up all night with Divergent, a brainy thrill-ride of a novel.”