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Opinion by Pinnipedi posted ·6 মাস আগে
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"Move over, Katniss. Tris is পরবর্তি in line."

I don't remember who ব্যক্ত this, but it was a Divergent critic that was quoted at the beginning of the book. I don't particularly appreciate the মতামত because it's encouraging rivalry অথবা competition between the two series. Possibly মতামত like this one could have been one of the reasons why some Hunger Games অনুরাগী "don't like Divergent," because they still like the Hunger Games. They don't want another book to take its place. But why do the two series have to be rivals? Does Katniss really need to "move over" for Tris to have her chance? Can't they be বন্ধু instead?

They probably would be বন্ধু if they met, but them meeting would be impossible. The characters- and their worlds- cannot possibly coexist. This could be another reason why there is some rivalry between the series- because the world of each series undermines the possible existence of the other. However, the rivalry seems to mostly have to do with similarities rather than differences- they're both set in a dystopian future America, they both have strong female leads, they both involve fighting and wars, and others. What really annoys me is that...
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Opinion by TheClaireBear posted বছরখানেক আগে
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Anyone else sincerely interested in creating a small-scale Candor community? অথবা even multi-faction communities.

I know it didn't work for them, and I'm not a crazy super অনুরাগী অথবা anything, but after watching & পাঠ করা the Divergent series I couldn't help but start seriously imagining how to create a real-world version. All the things I'd do differently and the things I'd keep the same.

If আপনি think about it, it's just like creating an Intentional Community and there's plenty of those succeeding around the world. I think if the right people with the right vision got together, we could make it happen!

Who's with me?!
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News by TW_FAN21 posted বছরখানেক আগে
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Ingredients:
One unbaked pie crust
One batch of চকোলেট chip cookie dough
One batch of চকোলেট cake mix
One batch of your পছন্দ frosting
Sprinkles (red)
Directions:
Preheat চুলা to 350 degrees and spray deep dish pie plate with cooking spray.
Lay unbaked pie crust in pie plate
Cover bottom of pie crust with cookie dough (about ½ to ¾ inch deep)
Prepare cake mix according to package directions; pour over cookie dough until pie crust is almost full
Bake for about 44-55 minutes, অথবা until toothpick inserted into center comes out clean
Let cool completely and frost the top. Add sprinkles -if you’re really ambitious (and we know আপনি are), use red sprinkles to create the Dauntless symbol!


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Review by thisisme365 posted বছরখানেক আগে
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I know this is late. I wanted to post this the দিন the trailer came out, but my birthday was on Saturday so I was busy all weekend. And I've been busy with school finals this week. Now it's Friday so I can finally do this thing!

On to the Review!

*Slight disclaimer, I have read the trilogy, but I have not seen the first movie. So excuse me if some of my মতামত are irrelevant. Also this will be full of sassiness and sarcasm haha so don't take everything I write too seriously ;)*

Trailer Time: 0:02

THE BOX. What the frick frack diddly dack is this? So this really confused me and angered me...this could completely turn the plot upside down. Which could be a good thing...but could also be a bad thing.

0:07

"We found it, the future our people deserve". Was this some sort of ancient box that was created when the factions were অথবা something? It makes it seem like Jeannine has good intentions with hunting down divergents.
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Opinion by TW_FAN21 posted বছরখানেক আগে
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We are all entitled to our own opinions so here is mine if আপনি agree with me great. If আপনি don't that's not my problem. Just if আপনি মতামত and আপনি don't agree don't be mean. I have seen really mean মতামত on here and it's a shame.

Alright here we go:

First of all the hunger games are fimed and they are aired on television. Divergent is not filmed অথবা aired on television.

পরবর্তি technically the hunger games only its suppose to have ONE winner... They have let Katniss slide so much it's a bit sad that she loses everyone she cases about at the end of the story. Divergent is not necessarily a one winner battle is ends with 10 people winning. The ones that are left over are just homeless not dead. Also in different it is up to the individual child as to I'd they leave there family unit অথবা not. Tris, Caleb, Tobias they left but it was there choice.

Lastly in the hunger games children are absolutely murdered. In divergent আপনি can commit suicide like Al did but in divergent আপনি don't get killed the whole point is working very hard to become a member even if that is আপনি are the 10th person on the list.
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Opinion by MultiPie posted বছরখানেক আগে
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O. M. G. Is it just me, অথবা are Divergent and Hunger games, EXACTLY THE SAME!!!!! Both have problems involving some form of government, and both have wicked government persons. (btw beware this প্রবন্ধ will have some foul words.) Both Divergent and HG have badass characters and hot lead guy characters, (four and peeta and gale). Both states, অথবা worlds, are divided in some form of colonies.WTF. Have আপনি also noticed both have iconic symbols, the mockingjay pin, and Tris's bats?!?!?! Started to get what im saying??? Both have some kind of war wtch kills like tons of people. Each colony (wtch I mentioned earlier) have a symbol, and a different job. And I think this is so creepy, both main female parts (Tris and Katniess) LOOK EXACTLY FREAKING SAME!!! Same with four and Gale, who both also look kinda the same. Also there are differences to. Like Katniess didn't have a brother, but her father was killed. And Tris doesn't have a sister. But both have siblings. How does this happen, I don't know. And please don't be all pissy and bitching at me because im dishing both movies, because generally, I প্রণয় both movies. This was just brought to my attention দ্বারা one of my very close friends, so I...
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Opinion by jennipop22 posted বছরখানেক আগে
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{This is just my opinion. I am sorry if I offend anyone. Also, there might be some cursing here, so do not read if আপনি dislike cursing.}
{MAJOR Spoilers! Please do not read if আপনি have not read Allegiant অথবা do not want spoilers!}


Allegiant. I honestly do not know where to start on this book. Might as well start from the very beginning.
A tired me was looking for something to read in the book store. I found the Divergent Box Set, and since my বন্ধু had constantly been chatting about how it's the 'new Hunger Games', I decided to give it a try. Divergent was the first book, I loved it. It was well-written, clean, and interesting enough to continue reading. It had meaning, good meaning. Secondly came Insurgent. It was not as good as Divergent, but it passed as a book nonetheless. It is also the book where my favourite character (Cara) got introduced properly (We see her in Divergent briefly, but I don't count that as a proper introduction). It was an alright book overall. Then came Allegiant. It is still sitting on my shelf, waiting to be re-read (And I hope I never have to re-read it).
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Opinion by Darkangel6 posted বছরখানেক আগে
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There is a lot going around that Divergent is a rip off of The Hunger Games. I don't agree. I like them both equally but I don't see them being the same. there are notable differences between the two.

Let's start with the obvious:

The kids in Divergent aren't fighting in a game of life অথবা death on television.

Yes, they both take place in dystopian worlds but their dystopian worlds are different than eachother. in Katniss's it's poverty, with Tris, she has it a little better than Katniss.

But really, I don't like them being compared to eachother. it was the same with Harry potter and Twilight and look how that turned out.
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Article by CullenSisters-X posted বছরখানেক আগে
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Bookish: How did আপনি decide on a YA novel adaptation for your পরবর্তি project?
Evan Daugherty: I was looking at a lot of things – a lot of comic books–and পাঠ করা a lot of books, and in the process of that…I read five of these YA books. I read “Pure” দ্বারা Julianna Baggott, “Legend” [by Marie Lu], “Delirium” [by Lauren Oliver] and “This Dark Endeavor” [by Kenneth Oppel]–it’s kind of a cool, young adult version of the “Frankenstein” story.
Bookish: So আপনি obviously read some জনপ্রিয় stuff being shopped around–why did আপনি choose to adapt ”Divergent?”
ED: It’s a mutual thing of feeling out whether your take on a piece of material meshes with what the studio wants to do. The things that drew me to ”Divergent” were the specifics of Tris’ character. She starts off in that incredibly sheltered, selfless, peaceful world and then basically she decides to যোগদান the equivalent of the Navy Seals. That’s a big character arc, it’s fun to track that. And “Divergent” differentiates itself দ্বারা being in the vein of some চলচ্চিত্র that I really like, sort of the military training movie–like “Top Gun” অথবা a...
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Article by CullenSisters-X posted বছরখানেক আগে
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Teen Read Week was October 14th through 20th, but here at The Hub, we’re celebrating for ten days so we can bring আপনি interviews, guest posts, videos, and আরো with each of the authors whose বই made this year’s Teens’ শীর্ষ Ten. Today we feature Veronica Roth, whose book Divergent is #1 on this year’s list.

Divergent is a book about bravery, self-determination, friendship, family, loyalty, and making choices. It is a book that positively captivated (not just) teen readers across the nation, myself included. When প্রদত্ত the opportunity, I jumped at the chance to ask Veronica Roth a few প্রশ্ন of my own. Here’s the interview:

If some of the ডিজনি Princesses were to যোগদান factions from Tris’s world, in which factions do আপনি think they might land?

I think most of the older ones would be Amity অথবা Abnegation (Cinderella, hello), but obviously Belle, with her passion for books, is Erudite; জুঁই is Candor; and if মুলান counts as a “Disney princess” (I mean, she’s not a princess, but she’s my পছন্দ ডিজনি heroine, so I’m going to talk about her anyway), she would be Divergent the same way Tris is: Dauntless,...
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News by ruby1000 posted বছরখানেক আগে
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Here is the link to an Insurgent ARC giveaway on bibloppunkk blogspot website.

www.bibliopunkk.net/2012/03/rothpunkk-insurgent-giveaw...tml

Here is what it says:

*Gaspshockamazement*

...Yes... quiver in delight, gentle readers... guess what I am giving away?

So, what that means of course, readers, is that up for grabs is one Advanced Reader Copy of Insurgent দ্বারা Veronica Roth... and আপনি want it, I know আপনি do.


So, we are going to do a giveaway in the style of the Shiverpunkk and Clockppunkk giveaway from last year. And, of course, we are playing the guessing game. For those of আপনি who have not ever entered a giveaway on Bibliopunkk it's simple... I'm thinking of a number between 1 and 5,000. Leave your number guess in the মতামত with an যন্ত্রপত্র so I can contact the winner later (the যন্ত্রপত্র is necessary to enter, folks). First person to guess the correct number wins. I'll repeat - if two people suggest the same number only the first person to guess it gets the book. I will close this contest on April 6th, 2012. This contest is International.
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News by ruby1000 posted বছরখানেক আগে
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Here is the link to an Insurgent ARC giveaway on bibloppunkk blogspot website.

www.bibliopunkk.net/2012/03/rothpunkk-insurgent-giveaw...tml

Here is what it says:

*Gaspshockamazement*

...Yes... quiver in delight, gentle readers... guess what I am giving away?

So, what that means of course, readers, is that up for grabs is one Advanced Reader Copy of Insurgent দ্বারা Veronica Roth... and আপনি want it, I know আপনি do.


So, we are going to do a giveaway in the style of the Shiverpunkk and Clockppunkk giveaway from last year. And, of course, we are playing the guessing game. For those of আপনি who have not ever entered a giveaway on Bibliopunkk it's simple... I'm thinking of a number between 1 and 5,000. Leave your number guess in the মতামত with an যন্ত্রপত্র so I can contact the winner later (the যন্ত্রপত্র is necessary to enter, folks). First person to guess the correct number wins. I'll repeat - if two people suggest the same number only the first person to guess it gets the book. I will close this contest on April 6th, 2012. This contest is International.
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