In conversation with Marianne de Pierres

The Future in Fiction: Dinner with Veronica Roth


Veronica Roth (US)

Emporium Hotel South Bank

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Veronica Roth (US)

Veronica Roth (US)

Veronica Roth is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Divergent series and the Carve the Mark series, which continue to capture legions of readers.

Veronica has a strong commitment to YA literature and the YA community. She believes that reading fosters empathy and curiosity, and that teenagers need stories that speak specifically to them.

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Marianne de Pierres

Marianne de Pierres

Marianne de Pierres is the author of the popular Parrish Plessis trilogy and the award-winning Sentients of Orion and Peacemaker series. The Parrish Plessis series has been translated into many languages and adapted into a role-playing game, while the Peacemaker series is being adapted into a novel adventure game.Marianne has also authored children’s and young adult stories, notably the Night Creatures trilogy, a dark fantasy series for teens. Marianne is an active supporter of genre fiction and has mentored many writers.She lives in Brisbane, Australia and also writes award-winning crime under the pseudonym Marianne Delacourt.Visit her other websites at www.tarasharp.com.au and www.burnbright.com.au


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