Divergent (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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Author: Veronica Roth
Publisher: New York, NY : Katherine Tegen Books/an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2011] ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
In Beatrice Prior's dystopian Chicago, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue -- Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). On an appointed day of every year, all sixteen-year-olds must select the faction to which they will devote the rest of their lives. For Beatrice, the

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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
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Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Veronica Roth
ISBN: 9780062024022 0062024027 9780062289841 0062289845 9780062387240 0062387243 9780062352170 0062352172
OCLC Number: 670476176
Notes: Sequels: Insurgent and Allegiant--Wikipedia, February 12, 2014.
"Katherine Tegen Books is an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers ; Typography by Joel Tippie."--Title page verso.
Awards: Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award (Rosie), 2014
School Library Journal Starred Review (June 2011); Publishers Weekly Starred Review (21 February 2011).
Target Audience: Young Adult.; 700
Description: 487 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: In sixteen-year-old Beatrice Prior's world, society is divided into five factions --
Abnegation (the selfless), Candor (the honest), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent) --
each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue, in the attempt to form a perfect society. At the age of sixteen, teens must choose the faction to which they will devote their lives. On her Choosing Day, Beatrice renames herself Tris, rejects her family's Abnegation faction, and chooses Dauntless, the faction of daredevils and adrenaline junkies whose lives are devoted to courageousness and chasing out weakness. After surviving a brutal initiation, Tris finds romance with a super-hot, super-fearless Dauntless boy named Four, but also discovers unrest and growing conflict in their seemingly perfect society. To survive and save those they love, Tris and Four must use their strengths to uncover the truths about their identities, their families, and the order of their society itself.
Other Titles: World of Veronica Roth's Divergent series.
Responsibility: Veronica Roth.


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Livro excelente, com muito suspense e aventuras

by YasmimCristina (WorldCat user published 2016-06-02) Excellent Permalink

O livro é excelente, com muito suspense e ação. Li a versão em portugues, com a melhor história muito envolvente

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Divergent by Veronica Roth

by anniebee321 (WorldCat user published 2013-11-04) Very Good Permalink
I have to say I thoroughly enjoyed the book and it seems those that don't are unwilling or unable tosuspend for a moment this thing we call reality and enter into a world of the imaginary that is veronicaroth's world. A world in which we display and live by one virtue or else we are cast out of society....
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Fractured Divergence

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2014-02-20) Good Permalink

Beatrice lives in a world of factions where people know their places and purposes. She is at the age to choose her faction for herself, the choice lasting the rest of her life. When she chooses to move to a different faction, the Dauntless, she must learn how to be brave and above all else, how to...
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