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22Jul

Veronica Roth, 22, is the author of Divergent, a dystopian YA thriller which is currently a New York Times bestseller. It’s set in a Chicago of the future where society is divided into five factions: Dauntless (the brave), Abnegation (the selfless), Erudite (the intelligent), Candor (the honest) and Amity (the peaceful). Every citizen is assigned […]

22Jul

The Harry Potter movie saga has come to a (lucrative) close, but the success of that child-friendly franchise sparked a rejuvenation in children’s literature, as well as books for teens. Says author Ally Carter: “We are going through a Golden Age of Young Adult Fiction.” That’s not only true on the bookshelves, but in Hollywood. […]