Veronica Roth was born on August 19, 1988 in New York. She graduated from Northwestern University's creative writing program. She is a full-time author whose books include Divergent, Insurgent, and Allegiant. Divergent was adapted into a movie in 2014. She also wrote four short stories from Divergent's character, Tobias Eaton's point of view. That book, entitled Four, made the New York Times bestseller list in 2014. There is an ebook bundle version of the book with four separate pieces about Tobias -- Four: A Divergent Collection.