Friday, September 6, 2013

The Transfer: A Divergent Story

The Transfer: A Divergent Story (Divergent, #0.1)Author: Veronica Roth
Publication: September 3, 2013
By: Katherine Teagan Books
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FOUR Stars!
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More Four! 

Fans of the Divergent series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Veronica Roth will be thrilled by "The Transfer," the first of four new short stories told from Four’s perspective. Each brief story explores the world of the Divergent series through the eyes of the mysterious but charismatic Tobias Eaton, revealing previously unknown facets of his personality, backstory, and relationships









If I didn't already LURVE ME SOME TOBIAS EATON, THE TRANSFER would have sealed the deal for me!

What I Loved: Everything you ever wanted to know about how FOUR ended up at the Dauntless compound and who gave him his name. This is a short read, topping out at 30 pages but is the first in a series of four novellas set to roll out over the next few months. Four in total and all from FOUR's POV. I AM READY!

We got a glimpse of FOUR's backstory in DIVERGENT when he leads Tris through his own fearscape, but it is an entirely different (and at times, heartbreaking) experience to see it through his eyes.  Can I just say, Marcus Eaton better be glad it was Tris he ran into in the books and not me, FOR REASONS. (Being allowed to live to see another day, reasons.)

What Left Me Wanting More:
GIVE ME ALL THE FOUR NOW PLEASE!

Final Verdict:
FOURIFIC addition to the DIVERGENT Trilogy.


Review also posted at YABC.

7 comments:

  1. I loved The Tranfer as well! :D I'm really glad to see it got so many positive reactions. ^_^

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  2. Loved this novella too! :D Can't wait for the next one!
    xx

    Manon

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  3. I still need to get me this one! Must remedy that STAT!

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  4. I have it, but I haven't' gotten around to reading it! I must now! You've gotten me all excited about it! :)

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  5. You know I def wanna know more about Four!!! I think I might have to re-read Divergent too when I finally get Allegiant since I haven't read Insurgent yet lol. Series binge!

    Vi
    AKA Vi3tBabe
    Deity Island

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  6. Ohh I want to read this book really bad!
    Especially because it has had really
    positive reactions!:)

    -Marii @The Words Written

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  7. I am so glad Roth decided to publish these novellas before the grand finale! It's so difficult waiting for Alliegent. Love four too and fab review! Also feeling the anti-Marcus rage.

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