Authors Veronica Roth (the Divergent series) and Daryl Gregory (Spoonbenders) discuss her new bestselling book Chosen Ones, Chicago, food, and Chicago food in a half-hour chat. The talk, originally meant to be held at Copperfield’s Books in Petaluma but canceled due to the lockdown, took place virtually, from one home office to the other. We hope you enjoy it!
Veronica Roth is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Divergent series (Divergent, Insurgent, Allegiant, and Four: A Divergent Collection), the Carve the Mark duology (Carve the Mark, the Fates Divide), The End and Other Beginnings collection of short fiction, and many short stories and essays. She lives in Chicago.
Daryl Gregory is an award-winning writer of genre-mixing novels, stories, and comics. His most recent novel, Spoonbenders, out from Knopf and Vintage, was a Nebula, Locus, and World Fantasy Award finalist for 2018. His 2018 novelette, The Last Nine Days on Planet Earth was a Hugo Award finalist. Other recent works are young adult novel Harrison Squared and novella We Are All Completely Fine, which won the World Fantasy Award.
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