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Divergent, Veronica Roth

Label
Divergent
Title
Divergent
Statement of responsibility
Veronica Roth
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • 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 decision is between staying with her family and being who she really is -- she can't have both. So she makes a choice that surprises everyone, including herself. During the highly competitive initiation that follows, Beatrice renames herself Tris and struggles to determine who her friends really are -- and where, exactly, a romance with a sometimes fascinating, sometimes infuriating boy fits into the life she's chosen. But Tris also has a secret, one she's kept hidden from everyone because she's been warned it can mean death. And as she discovers a growing conflict that threatens to unravel her seemingly perfect society, she also learns that her secret might help her save those she loves, or it might destroy her. Debut author Veronica Roth bursts onto the literary scene with the first book in the Divergent series -- dystopian thrillers filled with electrifying decisions, heartbreaking betrayals, stunning consequences, and unexpected romance. - Jacket flap
  • In a future Chicago, sixteen-year-old Beatrice Prior must choose among five predetermined factions to define her identity for the rest of her life, a decision made more difficult when she discovers that she is an anomaly who does not fit into any one group, and that the society she lives in is not perfect after all
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Member of
Awards note
  • Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award (Rosie), 2014
  • School Library Journal Starred Review (June 2011); Publishers Weekly Starred Review (21 February 2011).
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 700
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
  • PZ7.R7375
  • PS3618.O86336
LC item number
  • Di 2011
  • D58 2011
Literary form
novels
Reading level
  • 4.8.
  • 5.3.
  • 4.8
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Series statement
Divergent series
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Divergent, Veronica Roth
Link
131211
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Sequels: Insurgent and Allegiant--Wikipedia, February 12, 2014
  • "Katherine Tegen Books is an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers ; Typography by Joel Tippie."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn670476176
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
487 pages
Isbn
9780062352170
Lccn
2010040579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)670476176
Label
Divergent, Veronica Roth
Link
131211
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Sequels: Insurgent and Allegiant--Wikipedia, February 12, 2014
  • "Katherine Tegen Books is an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers ; Typography by Joel Tippie."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn670476176
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
487 pages
Isbn
9780062352170
Lccn
2010040579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)670476176

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