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Books that are Similar to Divergent in the Marie Holland Library

February 24, 2014

Divergent the Movie is due out March 21st in a theater Near you! 

Here are several books in the Marie Holland Library that goes along with each Faction in the book:


  • The Poppy Lady: Moina Belle Michael and her tribute to veterans by Barbara Elizabeth Walsh
  • The Sacrifice by Charles Higson


  • Liar Liar: the theory, practice and destructive properties of deception by Gary Paulsen
  • Messenger by Lois Lowry
  • Just Listen: a novel by Sarah Dessen
  • Nothing but the Truth by Avi


  • You’re Smarter than you think:  a kid’s guide to multiple intelligences by Thomas Armstrong
  • Keysha’s Drama by Earl Sewell
  • Evil Genius by Catherine Jinks
  • The Artemis Fowl Series by Eoin Colfer
  • The Accidental Genius of Weasel High by Rick Detorie
  • Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper
  • I am a Genius of Unspeakable Evil and I want to be your class President by Josh Lieb


  • Pictures of Hollis Woods by Patricia Reilly Giff
  • Glimpse by Carol Lynch Williams
  • Son by Lois Lowry
  • A Dog’s Life: the autobiography of a stray by Ann M. Martin


  • Courage Has No Color: the true story of the Triple Nickels: America’s 1st Black Paratroopers by Tanya Lee Stone
  • The Boy Who Dared by Susan Bartoletti
  • Fearless by Conelia Funke
  • The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton
  • War Brothers: the graphic novel by Sharon E. McKay
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