Insurgent by Veronica Roth

Insurgent by Veronica Roth

The second installment in the Divergent series picks up right where the first book left off. Tris and Tobias go to the Amity compound to recover from the simulation attack on the Abnegation. When the[…]

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Hemingway's House

Hemingway and Chicago

Last June, I spent a week in Chicago with my family, and I was surprised to learn that this was where Ernest Hemingway was born and where he spent his early childhood. I mean, I had just[…]

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Divergent by Veronica Roth

Divergent by Veronica Roth

In the first book in the Divergent Trilogy, Beatrice lives in a future Chicago where people are divided into 5 factions representing the main characteristic of each person: Abnegation (selflessness), Amity (love), Candor (honesty), Dauntless[…]

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