By Breia Brissey
February 21, 2012 at 06:15 PM EST

I’ve been anxiously awaiting Veronica Roth’s follow-up to Divergent since the second I put down book one. And thankfully, Insurgent arrived on my desk last week. No, I’m not rubbing it in. As a matter of fact, I’m choosing to share my good fortune. Book two in the trilogy doesn’t hit shelves until May 1, but we can share this exclusive excerpt from chapter 2 today. Check it out after the jump.

What do you think of Insurgent so far? Are you excited to read book two? Sound off in the comments.

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