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Insurgent : Divergent Series : Book 2  - Veronica Roth

Insurgent

Divergent Series : Book 2

Hardcover

Published: 1st May 2012
For Ages: 14 - 17 years old
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One choice can transform you—or it can destroy you. But every choice has consequences, and as unrest surges in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to save those she loves—and herself—while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness, identity and loyalty, politics and love.

Tris's initiation day should have been marked by celebration and victory with her chosen faction; instead, the day ended with unspeakable horrors. War now looms as conflict between the factions and their ideologies grows. And in times of war, sides must be chosen, secrets will emerge, and choices will become even more irrevocable—and even more powerful. Transformed by her own decisions but also by haunting grief and guilt, radical new discoveries, and shifting relationships, Tris must fully embrace her Divergence, even if she does not know what she may lose by doing so.

New York Times bestselling author Veronica Roth's much-anticipated second book of the dystopian Divergent series is another intoxicating thrill ride of a story, rich with hallmark twists, heartbreaks, romance, and powerful insights about human nature.

About the Author

Veronica Roth is the New York Times bestselling author of Divergent, the first book in a trilogy that she began writing while still a college student. Now a full-time writer, Ms. Roth and her husband call the Chicago area home.

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"With brisk pacing and lavish flights of imagination . . . Divergent clearly has thrills, but it also movingly explores a more common adolescent anxiety-the painful realization that coming into one's own sometimes means leaving family behind, both ideologically and physically."--New York Times Book Review PRAISE FOR DIVERGENT: "You'll be up all night with Divergent, a brainy thrill-ride of a novel."--BookPage "This is one fast-paced read that sticks in your head for days after you put it down, both because of its video-game-like scenes and its thought-provoking premise." --Hollywood Crush, MTV.com--MTV "This gritty, paranoid world is built with careful details and intriguing scope. Fans snared by the ratcheting suspense will be unable to resist speculating on their own factional allegiance. Guaranteed to fly off the shelves."--Kirkus Reviews "The depth and richness of Beatrice herself make this an accessible option for both sci-fi buffs and realistic fiction fans."--Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books "Promising author Roth tells the riveting and complex story of a teenage girl forced to choose, at age 16, between her routinized, selfless family and the adventurous, unrestrained future she longs for. A memorable, unpredictable journey from which it is nearly impossible to turn away."--Publishers Weekly (starred review) "In this addictive sequel to the acclaimed Divergent, a bleak post-apocalyptic Chicago collapses into all-out civil war. Another spectacular cliffhanger. Anyone who read the first book was dying for this one months ago; they'll hardly be able to wait for the concluding volume."--Kirkus Reviews "Roth knows how to write. The novel's love story, intricate plot, and unforgettable setting work in concert to deliver a novel that will rivet fans of the first book."--Publishers Weekly "The next big thing in books."--Rolling Stone "Insurgent explores several critical themes, including the importance of family and the crippling power of grief at its loss. A very good read."--School Library Journal "The next big thing."--Rolling Stone The next big thing. --Rolling Stone" Roth knows how to write. The novel s love story, intricate plot, and unforgettable setting work in concert to deliver a novel that will rivet fans of the first book. --Publishers Weekly" In this addictive sequel to the acclaimed Divergent, a bleak post-apocalyptic Chicago collapses into all-out civil war. Another spectacular cliffhanger. Anyone who read the first book was dying for this one months ago; they ll hardly be able to wait for the concluding volume. --Kirkus Reviews" Insurgent explores several critical themes, including the importance of family and the crippling power of grief at its loss. A very good read. --School Library Journal"

Veronica Roth

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.

The third and final book in The Divergent Trilogy, ALLEGIANT, will come out on October 22, 2013. In the meantime she will spend endless hours browsing Wikipedia in her pajamas as she eats corn flakes.

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ISBN: 9780062024046
ISBN-10: 0062024043
Series: Divergent
Audience: Teenager / Young Adult
For Ages: 14 - 17 years old
For Grades: 10 - 12
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 525
Published: 1st May 2012
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.23 x 14.61  x 4.45
Weight (kg): 0.59