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Teen Adventure Gets the Hollywood Treatment Print Email

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Veronica Roth made waves with her thrilling and insightful young adult novel, Divergent, and became a bestselling author at the age of 21.  The book is set in a dystopian future Chicago where society has split into five ideological factions--Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful) and Erudite (the intelligent).  In the eagerly anticipated film version, 16-year-old Tris Prior, played by Shailene Woodley, and the enigmatic Four, played by Theo James, discover a sinister plot against members secretly categorized as "divergent."  Pick up a copy of Roth's novel before you see this thrilling, romantic adventure unfold on the big screen March 21st.