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Allegiant by Veronica Roth (Divergent #3)

4 Stars

I suppose a fire that burns that bright is not meant to last.

This book failed and disappointed me in so many levels that it barely deserved two stars, and yet I gave it four . Why, you ask? Because of its ending.

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Insurgent by Veronica Roth (Divergent #2)

3 Stars

No matter how long you train someone to be brave, you never know if they are or not until something real happens.

In Insurgent we get to see more of the world outside Dauntless. We get a glimpse of the culture and compounds of the other factions, which was nice. I especially liked Amity’s. It felt like your traditional “countryside” town where conflicts were almost nonexistent. The way this world’s society functioned reminded me of how Districts in Panem worked: one industry per faction. Continue reading Insurgent by Veronica Roth (Divergent #2)

Divergent by Veronica Roth (Divergent #1)

3 Stars

Becoming fearless isn’t the point. That’s impossible. It’s learning how to control your fear, and how to be free from it.

Divergent reminded me of The Giver (Lois Lowry), The Hunger Games (Suzanne Collins) and Harry Potter (JK Rowling). I guess every dystopian fiction will always remind me of The Giver in one way or another.

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