Veronica Anne Roth is an American short story writer who made a humongous impact on her debut with NewYork Times Bestselling Divergent Trilogy. Veronica’s Trilogy includes Divergent, Insurgent, and Allegiant. Later, she published ‘Four: A Divergent Collection’ which had five short stories from the Divergent trilogy. She wrote Hearken, Carve the Mark, We Can Be Mended, and established her career as a story writer. Let’s find out more about net worth of Veronica Roth in 2020.
Early Life and Biography
Veronica Roth was born at New York City on August 19, 1988. She spent most of her childhood in Barrington, Illinois as her mother, Barbara Ross worked as a painter and decided to reside there. She witnessed her parent’s divorce when she was five years old and her mother, Barbara married Frank Ross again who was an accountant in a landscaping company. Being the youngest of three siblings, her elder brother and sister lived in Chicago.
Veronica went to Barrington high school where she attended a Christian Bible study and learned about Christianity. After graduating from high school, she went to Carleton College for a year, and then got transferred to Northwestern University for a creative writing course.
In the year 2011, Veronica Roth tied the knot with the photographer Nelson Fitch. They currently reside in Chicago, Illinois. The couple is enjoying their flawless, and hassle-free relationship which could last forever. Veronica’s marriage turned a dream come true by changing her life drastically forever.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Veronica started her career as a story writer while studying in her senior year at Northwestern University. She wrote Divergent on a winter vacation. The book brought a drastic change in her life as she sold its copyright even before graduating from the university. Veronica sold Divergent’s movie rights to Summit Entertainment in 2011. Roth’s first two novels sold over five million copies till 2013.
The Lionsgate bought the copyrights of Insurgent in 2014, and the movie was out in 2015. Summit Entertainment released The Divergent Series: Allegiant in 2016 and The Divergent Series: Ascendant in 2017 by splitting the third book, Allegiant.
After Divergent, she wrote four short stories. The Transfer, The Initiate, The Son, and The Traitor were the story collection sold as an E-book on the internet. Veronica sealed a deal with publisher HarperCollins for two books. Her first book with HarperCollins, Carve The Mark was out in 2017. The second book is anticipated to release in 2018.
Veronica received Goodreads choice award in 2011. In 2012, she got awarded by Best Goodreads Author and Best of 2012 in Young Adult Fantasy and Science Fiction category.
Net Worth and Earnings
Veronica has an estimated net worth of $40 Million. The primary source of her massive earning is from her books and publications.
Veronica made a fortune from her talent where a majority of us fail. The 29 years old story writer amazed and baffled the entire world with her astonishing work. Let us hope she will continue it till eternity.