I’ve read a lot of good things about Divergent and I’m a sucker for a dystopian book. I like them far too much and as weird as it seems, the more dystopian novels I read, the more dull real life seems sometimes. Does that make me weird?
In Divergent the population is split up into five factions: Abnegations, Dauntless, Erutide, Amity and Candor. Oh and the Factionless, who are homeless.
At the age of 16 every boy and girl must sit aptitude tests and decide which faction they will spend the rest of their lives in.
For 16 year old Beatrice, choosing a new faction isn’t easy at all. Born into abnegation, she has always struggled to be truly selfless and when her aptitude tests reveal she is a Divergent, her life hangs in the balance. Continue Reading…