Tris Prior lives in a futuristic world in which society is divided into five factions. As each person enters adulthood, he or she must choose a faction and commit to it for life. Tris chooses Dauntless -- those who pursue bravery above all else. However, her initiation leads to the discovery that she is a Divergent and will never be able to fit into just one faction. Warned that she must conceal her status, Tris uncovers a looming war which threatens everyone she loves.On the book the story is told different from the movie.The theme for Divergent is that the choices you make define you. Tris chooses to be Dauntless. The plot is a series of test to her character to prove she has made the right choice. The conflict is that if any one finds out that she is Divergent they will kill her because they threaten the Faction System.
I think the book is better then the movie because it have more specific details and events the the movie.I really liked the book because it was more intensive then the movie.I would recommend this book to middle schooler but it may take over a month to finish the book because there is 487 pages.