Divergent by Veronica Roth
Divergent is the first book in a dystopian trilogy that follows the character of Beatrice Prior. Her world (a futuristic Chicago) has been divided into five factions that value different traits: Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). Her journey to discover where she belongs causes her to question her “perfect” world. Topics include love, violence, passion, loyalty, anxiety, and loss. If you like Hunger Games, then this is the book for you.