Review: Insurgent by Veronica Roth

Publisher: HarperTeens (May 1, 2012) Hardcover:  525 pages Rating: 5 of 5 stars One choice can transform you–or it can destroy you. But every choice has consequences, and as unrest surges in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to save those she loves–and herself–while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness, identity and loyalty, […]

Review: Divergent by Veronica Roth

Publisher: HarperTeens (May 3, 2011) Hardcover:  487 pages Rating: 5 of 5 stars In Beatrice Prior’s dystopian Chicago, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue—Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). On an appointed day of every year, all sixteen-year-olds must select […]