Books-A-Million to present “An Evening with Veronica Roth” on Wednesday, January 25

Event to feature Q&A with popular “Divergent” series author on new
book “Carve the Mark”

KATY, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#BAM–In celebration of New York Times best-selling author Veronica
brand-new novel “Carve
the Mark
,” Books-A-Million will present “An Evening
with Veronica Roth
” on Wednesday, January 25 at 7 p.m. The
event will take place at Taylor High School Performing Arts Center,
located at 20700 Kingsland Boulevard, and feature a special
Q&A presentation with Sarah Enni from the First Draft podcast. Doors
will open at 6 p.m. with seating on a first-come, first-served basis.

During this special event, Roth and Enni will discuss the popular
author’s new sci-fi novel “Carve the Mark,” a fast-paced adventure about
a fantastical planet where violence and vengeance rule, and residents
are favored by fate and their currentgifts, a unique power meant to
shape the future. While most benefit from these currentgifts, Akos and
Cyra do not, for their gifts make them vulnerable to others’ control.
When the peace-loving Akos is thrust into Cyra’s brutal word of tyranny,
the enmity between their countries and families seems insurmountable.
Will they be able to reclaim their lives, reset the power of the world
and help each other survive? Or will they fall victim to the galaxy’s
hostility and destroy one another in the process? Roth’s fast-paced
novel beckons thrill-seekers to find out one page at a time.

Tickets are required to attend the author event and are available for
purchase online at
Tickets include entrance to the Q&A, as well as a pre-signed copy of
“Carve the Mark,” which will be distributed to attendees at the
conclusion of the event. Additionally, 100 lucky fans will be randomly
chosen to attend a meet and greet with Roth featuring a photo
opportunity and book personalization following the presentation. As a
special gift, fans who upload their Eventbrite receipt to
through January 17, will receive a never-before-seen “Divergent” series
epilogue “We Can Be Mended.”

For more information, visit
or call 281-644-2665.


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