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review: Four (A Divergent Collection) by veronica roth

firstly, i must note that i recommend you read the whole divergent series (yep, all 3 books) before you read this review and the book. but if you just can’t resist, i promise not to mention any major spoilers… 267 more words

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MERP Book Review: The Mysterious Benedict Society

What is MERP? It’s My Enthusiastic Reading Party! Join me for MERP Mondays, a series dedicated to reading and reviewing the latest children’s books and young adult literature! 503 more words


Feminism in YA: Tris Prior (DIVERGENT Only)

Feminism in YA: Tris Prior

Written by Grant Goodman, 10/17/2014

NOTE: Full of spoilers for DIVERGENT

Beatrice Prior’s story follows the traditional tropes of teenage rebellion: when given the chance to pick a lifestyle, she completely rebels from her family’s traditions of being bland and selfless (Abnegation). 261 more words


One Girl Diverged in a Dystopian Society

So it’s October right now and that means that it’s been a whole seven months since Divergent came out in theaters! We’ve about hit that hallway point when the glaze of happiness brought on by the first movie adaptation of the series has faded and been replaced by an obsession concerning the sequel: … 534 more words


Game Over

I like movies but I don’t much care for video games. This isn’t an unfounded bias based on my age or a disconnect from current culture. 511 more words