Divergent by Veronica Roth is one of the most compelling YA novels in recent history. In a dystopic world, much like the Hunger Games but with deeper implications on society, Tris and Four must determine if their selflessness and bravery can save their society. This close reading guide contains 39 questions geared for understanding literary elements, comprehension and personal connections. An additional question asks the reader if the author makes her case. Contains a complete teaching guide/answer key.
Key words: Veronica Roth, Divergent, close reading, dystopian novel, Young Adult,