Series: Divergent

Book View: Divergent

Book View: Divergent

Short & Sweet: I know, why haven’t I read Divergent until now? Was it the movie that finally prompted me.. maybe, but I finally read it. I’ll be honest, I enjoyed it, I really liked Tris and Four and I’m a little worried about seeing the movie since I didn’t picture either of them looking anything like they do in the movie. Divergent didn’t blow me away though, maybe I’m a little dystopian-ed out. I liked Tris and her growth in this book, though I worry for the relationship she is started with Four in the next two books. The action […]

Posted May 21, 2014
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Book View: Insurgent

Book View: Insurgent

Review: Divergent * Review and Summary may contain spoilers from the previous book of the series. Read at your own risk *   Short and Sweet: Days, weeks even, prior to the book's release, it seemed that Insurgent was the only book many were talking about. Once the reviews started pouring out, all, it seemed, that anyone would say is how it was so amazing, how it was so much better than the first book. While I do not disagree on how amazing it was, I would be hard pressed to say that I enjoyed Insurgent more so than Divergent. Insurgent […]

Posted May 17, 2012
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Book Review: Divergent

Book Review: Divergent

  Ever since I caught a glimpse of the cover and summary for Divergent, I have been dying to get my hands on a copy. Not too sure what to expect, I went into this novel pretty blind, just hoping that it would live up to all the hype that I had been hearing. Divergent focuses on Beatrice's world where there are five fractions. Each fraction representing a part of the whole: Abnegation (selflessness), Amity (peacekeeping), Candor (honesty), Dauntless (bravery), and Erudite (intelligence). For Beatrice, her life as Abnegation is nothing but black and white. So when she gets the […]

Posted June 6, 2011
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