First of the Divergent trilogy, a series of young adult dystopian. Features a post-apocalyptic version of Chicago and follows Beatrice "Tris" Prior as she explores her identity within a society that defines its citizens by their social and personality-related affiliation with five factions, which removes the threat of anyone exercising independent will and re-threatening the population's safety. Underlying the action and dystopian focused main plot is a romantic subplot between Tris and one of her instructors, nicknamed Four.
Lexile Measure: HL700L
©2011. High school. 5 x 8 inches. Softcover, 487 pages. Includes bonus materials