Legend is the latest hot dystopian novel to hit the shelves. It was published in November and even before it appeared on bookshelves it had a movie deal. The author, Marie Lu, has a pretty interesting background as a director for a video game company and says that the idea for Legend came to her while she was watching Les Miserables.
To read more about Lu’s background in video games, click here to read her interview with EW’s Shelf Life.
To read more about the her inspiration for Legend, click here to read her interview with MTV’s Hollywood Crush blog.