Tag: Veronica Roth

  • BuzzFeed, please read!

    Recently, BuzzFeed News ran an article about why the Divergent movie franchise was a flop. This is a refutation of that article. Their Argument BuzzFeed is basically arguing that Divergent didn’t work as a movie because the plot was too confusing: One possible reason for its collapse is the weakness of the source material. The structure […]

  • If I were Dauntless

    Yes, the title of this post is a reference to the Divergent series by Veronica Roth.

  • Carve The Mark

    Cyra is the sister of a brutal tyrant who rules the Shotet people.  Cyra’s currentgift gives her pain and power – something her brother exploits, using her to torture his enemies.  But Cyra is much more than just a blade in her brother’s hand:  she is resilient, quick on her feet, and smarter than he […]

  • Allegiant: The Movie

    Last night, I saw Allegiant, the third – and unfortunately, last – installment in Divergent’s movie franchise.