Question: Who Is The Best Selling Author Of All Time?

Who is the #1 best selling author?

Eiichiro Oda

“One Piece” has been such a runaway bestseller for the past 25 years that the Guinness World Record for Copies Printed for Comic by Single Author is held by Oda.

It is estimated that there are more than 300 million copies in circulation.

Who is the greatest author of all time?

Here is a rundown of the Top Ten Greatest Authors.

  • LEO TOLSTOY.
  • HOMER.
  • GEORGE ORWELL.
  • FYODOR DOSTOEVSKY.
  • MARK TWAIN.
  • VIRGINIA WOLF.
  • MIGUEL DE CERVANTES.
  • F. SCOTT FITZGERALD. Francis scott Fitzgerald was an America, born in September 1896, and died in December 1940.

Who are the richest authors in the world?

The 20 Richest Authors in the World 2019

  1. Nigel Blackwell. Net Worth: $292.5 Million.
  2. Barbara Taylor Bradford. Net Worth: $300 Million.
  3. Danielle Steel. Net Worth: $310 Million.
  4. Nora Roberts. Net Worth: $390 Million.
  5. Stephen King. Net Worth: $400 Million.
  6. James Patterson. Net Worth: $560 Million.
  7. J.K. Rowling.
  8. Elisabeth Badinter. Net Worth: $1.3 Billion.

Who is the Number 1 author?

1. James Patterson — £71.3 million ($95 million) James Patterson is the world’s highest-paid author by a wide margin, and has been the world’s best-selling author since 2001. He has sold more than 350 million books worldwide, and is most famous for the “Alex Cross” crime novel series.

Who is the highest paid author?

James Patterson, the famously prolific thriller author, was the highest-paid writer in the world this year, earning an estimated $86 million in royalties, Forbes magazine reports.