DIVERGENT

By VERONICA ROTH

Book cover

Author: VERONICA ROTH

Summary

Once upon a time there was five factions, Abnegation, Dauntless, Amity, and Erudite. Tris was born Abnegation. When she was 16 she transferred to Dauntless, because she wasn't good enough for Abnegation and she wanted to be free, but she can be in more than one faction. That's why she is called DIVERGENT. Erudite and Abnegation don't have a good relationships, so Erudite attacked Abnegation. During this attack Tris lost her parents.

(1) Main Character

Tris was born Abnegation. When she was sixteen she transferred to Dauntless, because she wasn't good enough for Abnegation and wanted to be free.



Character traits: Friendship, Courageous and Brave.

(2) Main Character

Four was born for Abnegation, but he transferred to Dauntless, because he wanted to be free from his father and protect himself. Four is one of the Dauntless leader in the faction.


Character traits: Strong, smart and helpful.

Conflict: Man vs Society

Tris and Dauntless start fighting against the Erudite. Erudiet wanted to control all the faction, but Dauntless don't want under control by Erudite.

Quote from the book ( P.35)

"The Erudite have been attacking us with these reports for months. And this isn't the end. There will more."

Perecept

"You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think."


Christopher Robin

Theme

Face your fears.

Abnegation symbol

Symbolism

The flame, which is Dauntless' symbol, represents Tris's freedom. The pair of hands, palms up to help someone, which is Abnegation symbol, symbolizes her homeland and her parents.
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