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Divergent Series Boxed Set (Books 1-3) by Veronica Roth
  

Divergent Series Boxed Set (Books 1-3)

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The No. 1 New York Times bestselling thrilling urban dystopian fiction Divergent, Insurgent and Allegiant in collector's trilogy movie-tie in set.

The film version of Divergent is released in UK cinemas on Friday 4 April 2014. Click below to view the trailer.

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Divergent Series Boxed Set (Books 1-3) by Veronica Roth

The explosive debut by No. 1 New York Times bestselling author Veronica Roth and a major motion picture in 2014.

Sixteen-year-old Tris has been forced to make a terrible choice. In a divided society where everyone must conform, Tris does not fit. So she ventures out, alone, determined to find out where she truly belongs. Tris can trust no one in this brutal new world, but she is drawn to a boy who seems to both threaten and protect her. Insurgent: Tris has survived a brutal attack on her home, but she has paid a terrible price. Wracked by grief and guilt, she becomes reckless as she struggles to accept her new future. If Tris wants to uncover the truth, she must be stronger than ever as more shocking choices and sacrifices lie ahead. Allegiant: The faction-based society that Tris once believed in is shattered - fractured by violence and power struggles and scarred by loss and betrayal. So when offered a chance to explore the world past the limits she's known, Tris is ready. Perhaps beyond the fence, she will find a simple new life, free from complicated lies, tangled loyalties and painful memories. But Tris's new reality is even more alarming than the one she left behind. And once again, Tris must battle to comprehend the complexities of human nature - and of herself - while facing impossible choices about courage, allegiance, sacrifice and love.

Reviews

Praise for DIVERGENT:

The next big thing. Rolling Stone

If you like Hunger Games & Twilight, then get stoked for DIVERGENT! Trust us on this-this baby is going to blow up BIG! And if you chose to remain factionless, then you're gonna be one lonely soul. PerezHilton.com

A taut and shiveringly exciting read! Tris is exactly the sort of unflinching and fierce heroine I love. I couldn't turn the pages fast enough. Melissa Marr, bestselling author of Wicked Lovely

DIVERGENT is a captivating, fascinating book that kept me in constant suspense and was never short on surprises. It will be a long time before I quit thinking about this haunting vision of the future. James Dashner, author of 'The Maze Runner

Well-written and brilliantly executed, DIVERGENT is a heart-pounding debut that cannot be missed. Tris stands out in her action-packed, thrilling, and emotionally honest journey to determine who she wants to be in a society that demands she conform. It's dystopian fiction at its best! Kiersten White, New York Times bestselling author of PARANORMALCY

A memorable, unpredictable journey from which it is nearly impossible to turn away - Publishers Weekly

Divergent holds its own in the [dystopian] genre, with brisk pacing, lavish flights of imagination and writing that occasionally startles with fine detail. - New York Times

A masterpiece of epic proportions and an outstanding debut novel. - Narratively Speaking Blog

Be prepared to sit on the edge of your seats as this heart-pounding thriller hypnotises you until the very last page. - Fantasticbookreviews.com

About the Author

Veronica Roth

Veronica Roth is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Divergent trilogy. Now a full-time writer, Ms. Roth and her husband live in Chicago.

Veronica was born on August 19th 1988 and was brought up in Barrington, Illinois. She wrote the first book in the Divergent trilogy, Divergent, while on while on winter break in her senior year at Northwestern University Her career took off rapidly with the success of her first novel, with the movie rights sold before she graduated college. The international blockbuster movie adaptation of Divergent by Summit Films, home of Twilight franchise, is due for release April 2014

The third and final installment in the series, Allegiant, was released on October 22nd and sold 455k copies worldwide on the day of its release.

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Publication date

27th February 2014

Author

Veronica Roth

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Publisher

HarperCollins Children's Books an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Format

Paperback
1568 pages

Categories

NewGen - YA Fiction
Books Behind TV & Film

General fiction (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9780007538041

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