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Divergent (Divergent, Book 1)

Divergent (Divergent, Book 1)
 

She turns to the future in a world that's falling apart. The No. 1 New York Times bestseller DIVERGENT - also a major motion picture.

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ISBN 9780007420438
Barcode 9780007420438
Published 3 May 2011 by HarperCollins Publishers
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en
Author(s) By Roth, Veronica
Series Divergent (part: 1)
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780007420438
ISBN-10 0007420439
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint HarperCollinsChildrenasBooks
Publication Date 3 May 2011
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook – ePub edition
Edition ePub edition
Author(s) By Roth, Veronica
Series Divergent (part: 1)
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Award Winning
Adventure Stories
Teenage Romance
Science Fiction
Fantasy & Magical Realism
NSW Ebook Premier's Reading Challenge 2019
Ebook Challenge Level: 7-9
VIC Ebook Premier's Reading Challenge
Ebook Challenge Level: 9-10
Number of Pages 496
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress JUVENILE FICTION / Dystopian, Identity Psychology - Juvenile fiction, Families - Juvenile fiction, Courage - Juvenile fiction, Social classes - Juvenile fiction
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Young adult
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code 440203

Description of this Electronic Book

She turns to the future in a world that's falling apart.
The No. 1 New York Times bestseller DIVERGENT - also a major motion picture.
For sixteen-year-old Tris, the world changes in a heartbeat when she is forced to make a terrible choice. Turning her back on her family, Tris ventures out, alone, determined to find out where she truly belongs.
Shocked by the brutality of her new life, Tris can trust no one. And yet she is drawn to a boy who seems to both threaten and protect her. The hardest choices may yet lie ahead....
The first book in the DIVERGENT series that has swept the globe - selling millions of copies world-wide.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Short-listed for Waterstones Children's Book Prize: Teen Books Category 2012
NZ Review Praise for DIVERGENT:
"The next big thing." (Rolling Stone )
"If you like Hunger Games & Twilight, then get stoked for DIVERGENT! Trust us on this-this baby is going to blow up BIG! And if you chose to remain factionless, then you're gonna be one lonely soul." (PerezHilton.com )
"A taut and shiveringly exciting read! Tris is exactly the sort of unflinching and fierce heroine I love. I couldn't turn the pages fast enough." Melissa Marr, bestselling author of Wicked Lovely
"DIVERGENT is a captivating, fascinating book that kept me in constant suspense and was never short on surprises. It will be a long time before I quit thinking about this haunting vision of the future." James Dashner, author of 'The Maze Runner'
"Well-written and brilliantly executed, DIVERGENT is a heart-pounding debut that cannot be missed. Tris stands out in her action-packed, thrilling, and emotionally honest journey to determine who she wants to be in a society that demands she conform. It's dystopian fiction at its best!" Kiersten White, New York Times bestselling author of PARANORMALCY
"A memorable, unpredictable journey from which it is nearly impossible to turn away" - Publishers Weekly
"Divergent holds its own in the [dystopian] genre, with brisk pacing, lavish flights of imagination and writing that occasionally startles with fine detail." - New York Times
" A masterpiece of epic proportions and an outstanding debut novel." - Narratively Speaking Blog
"Be prepared to sit on the edge of your seats as this heart-pounding thriller hypnotises you until the very last page." - Fantasticbookreviews.com

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Author's Bio

Veronica Roth graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in creative writing. While she was a student, she often chose to work on the story that would become 'Divergent' instead of doing her homework. It was indeed a transforming choice. Now a full-time writer, Ms Roth lives near Chicago. 'Divergent' is her first novel.

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