The Next Hunger Games: Or something better?

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Almost every teenager on the planet has heard about Suzanne Collins' "The Hunger Games" series or heard about the upcoming movie, but not as many people know about the possibly

Almost every teenager on the planet has heard about Suzanne Collins' "The Hunger Games" series or heard about the upcoming movie, but not as many people know about the possibly more entertaining "Divergent" series. "Divergent" is Veronica Roth's first novel and might put "The Hunger Games" to shame.

 

In this futuristic novel, the city of Chicago has been divided into five factions; Dauntless: The Brave, Amity: The Peaceful, Erudite: The Intelligent, Candor: The Honest and Abnegation: The selfless. 16 year-old Beatrice (Tris) Prior has lived in Abnegation since she was born, but when the time comes to choose which faction she will become a member of and live in for the rest of her life, she starts to think that maybe Abnegation isn't the right fit for her. When Tris makes her choices, she makes a choice that surprises everyone, and in the initiation to her new faction, she discovers things about herself that she never knew were there, and when tragedy strikes Tris, her friends, her family and the other people that she loves, she must figure out who she is and what she stands for, before it's to late.

 

     In this thrilling first book of Veronica Roth's "Divergent" series, readers will discover just how easily the world can fall apart. Not only will readers see the choices that Tris makes, but will find themselves thinking about the kind of choices they would make and discovering what's inside there souls. This book is thought provoking and really inspires people to look deeper into themselves and figure out what they would do when faced with the hardest choice of their lives