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Divergent by Veronica Roth
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Jan 20, 2012

really liked it
Read in January, 2012

If you liked The Hunger Games and/or The Giver, this book is a bit of a combination of both. It got Goodreads best young adult fiction book of 2011. Book two's coming out in April and I've already pre-ordered it!

"...preparation eradicates cowardice, which we define as the failure to act in the midst of fear..."

"...human reason can excuse any evil; that is why it's so important that we don't rely on it..."

"...becoming fearless isn't the point. that's impossible. it's learning how to control your fear, and how to be free from it..."

"...that is death - shifting from 'is' to 'was'..."

"...human beings as a whole cannot be good for long before the bad creeps back in and poisons us again..."

"...half of bravery is perspective...

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