Veronica Roth  
Photo by Nelson Fitch

Tour Info

No Tours at this time

Veronica Roth

Bio

Unlike most authors, Veronica Roth had a relatively quick journey to literary stardom, with her debut novel Divergent landing her on the New York Times best sellers list at the tender age of 22. Roth attended Minnesota's Carleton College for one year before transferring to Northwestern and graduating from the university's prestigious writing program. Literary agent Joanna Stampfel-Volpe of Nancy Coffey Literary recognized potential in Roth and signed her to a contract, securing a publishing deal with HarperCollins only four days after sending out the Divergent manuscript.

Told from the perspective of 16-year-old protagonist Beatrice Prior, Divergent chronicles a dystopian Chicago in which society groups citizens into five factions according to the person's beliefs, passions, and loyalties.

The highly anticipated second book Insurgent in the Divergent trilogy received high remarks and sparked a green light for the Divergent movie. Movie Rights for the Divergent movie belong to Summit Entertainment and Lionsgate. It is expected to come out in March 2014.

From Our Blog

DIY Selection Greeting Cards and Ornaments!

Dec 18, 2014 | 10:21AM
'Tis the Selection season! This holiday, deck the halls with Selection series holiday decor! We have a DIY The Heir glitter globe tutorial and free downloadable greeting cards and ornaments! &n more »

The 4 Stages of 'No More Bookshelf Space' Grief

Dec 16, 2014 | 9:00AM
There comes a life altering moment in every book lover's life. It is the moment that your bookshelf can't fit one more book. You go to add your latest tome to the stacks and find that the books ju more »

Please enter your date of birth:

Submit

Please enter your date of birth:

Submit

Chuck a Book

Send the book to your friends that may be interested in reading it.
Send

Type Book's title here:


Add

You're almost done! Check your email and complete your registration!
If you have lost verification email, You can request it again