28 rows Having sold more than 500 million copies worldwide Harry Potter by J. His most famous works as a write include Animal Farm Homage to Catalonia and Nineteen Eighty Four Essays.
Novelist editor and professor Toni Morrison is best-known for such.
Who is the most successful author ever. As of 2021 Stephen King net worth is estimated to be 400 million. 1 James Patterson. A lthough it seems but a pipe dream to many over the last few decades a variety of self-published authors have gone on to experience mainstream success.
Stephen King is an acclaimed author of contemporary suspense fantasy horror and science fiction. Sullivans debut fantasysci-fi series The Riyria Revelations is now out of print he is still one of the most successful self-published Sci-Fi and Fantasy authors of all time. King has a completed bachelor degree in English and is one of the most popular authors in the world.
Many of his books have been shown on the TV-screens as IT and The Shining. Father-of-four Oliver 37 whose. Janet Evanovich Tie.
100 rows Authors such as Miguel de Cervantes Jane Austen Alexandre Dumas Charles Dickens Arthur Conan Doyle Victor Hugo Jules Verne Rick Riordan Ernest Hemingway Jack Higgins Isaac Asimov and Leon Uris have not been included in the table because no exact figures could be foundalthough there are indications that they too have more than 100 million copies of their work in. Nobel and Pulitzer-Prize winning author. Hes written over 100 books has sold over 350 million copies and was the first author to sell 1 million e-books.
The Riyria Revelations is a six book epic fantasy series that has been translated into 14 different. Authors dont need to be a success for Amazon to succeed. Cooking up a fortune.
Butler went on to become one of the most successful and groundbreaking sci-fi authors of all time. Jack Burroughs another self-publisher and author of The Two Empires similarly hasnt seen much success selling around 50. As the author of over a dozen high-profile historical romances and winner of several awards given by the Romance Writers of America shes one of the leading voices in the romance genre.
The UK publishing scene is famously London-centric so when Northumberland-born Louise Ross the author behind the pen name LJ Ross wrote the first of her wildly successful crime thriller series DCI Ryan she set it on the small Northumberland island of Lindisfarne and continued to set the rest of the series in the North of EnglandRoss was working as a lawyer in London at the time now. One of the most prolific writers of recent years Salman Rushdies novels are characterized by a unique style which combines magical realism with postmodernist techniques as well as by a vivid examination of the interactions between East and West. Born as Eric Arthur Blair the English author George Orwell is the next person to make it on this list.
Along Came A Spider James Patterson is one of the worlds most successful authors. One example is Mike Omer a relatively unknown author who over the course of Amazons Prime Day back in. Along with Lisa Kleypas and Julia Quinn and Nora Roberts both of whom well get to soon Sarah MacLean is essentially a founding mother of the historical subgenre as we know it today.
The authors who made the most money over the last 10 years. Jamie Oliver pictured with his wife Jools has come second in the list of the top 50 most valuable authors compiled by The Bookseller. In fact a number of self-published authors have topped national bestseller lists this summer alone.
Although the original self published version of Micheal J. With a net worth of over 800 million he consistently places on the Forbes list of top paid authors often at the very top.