Book's By Veronica Roth;
- Shards & Ashes
Veronica Roth is an American author from New York.
She is best known for her series of books Divergent which was made into a film in 2014, with subsequent films of all three books in the series.
Roth attended a year of college at Carleton College, she transferred to Northwestern University for its creative writing program.
Roth is the recipient of the Goodreads 2011 Choice Award and the Best of 2012 in the category Young Adult Fantasy & Science Fiction and also Best Goodreads Author in 2012. Roth wrote her first book, Divergent, while on winter break in her senior year at Northwestern University. Her career took off rapidly with the success of Divergent, with the publishing rights sold before she graduated from college in 2010 and the film rights sold mid-March 2011, before the novel was printed in April 2011.
Publisher HarperCollins announced a two-book deal with Roth, for publication of two young adult novels. Publication of the first is anticipated in 2017 and the second in 2018.
Roth currently lives in the Chicago area with her husband.