Jul 10

Successful author who became a billionaire

writersWriting is not an easy job. Before you create the story, the writers sometimes have to do research, arranging grooves and characters, and write it in the millions of words and time is not shortened. Many writers are still not luck. However, not a few authors who became a billionaire thanks to his work. Here are some successful writers earn fame and profit thanks to his books.

1. JK Rowling

Who is not familiar with Rowling? This author’s passing success story of elections caused Harry Potter who is not only known for his book, but also a film of the same name. The first work of Rowling, Harry Potter and the sorcerer’s Stone or Harry Potter and the philosopher’s stone, was published first in 1997 and immediately reach for success.

This time Rowling has a wealth of 1 billion US dollars. The Harry Potter series, completed in 2007, with the publication of the seventh series titled Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows or Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows the ludes sold 15 million copies within 24 hours. Before Harry Potter “was born”, Rowling can be the life of the poor. However, with a superb, his imagination, his works may be well received by the kids as well as adults.

2. Danielle Steel

Danielle Steel holds the world’s most successful when viewed from the number of books sold. Her books have sold over half a million copies since its debut in 1978. The current wealth of Steel reached 375 million US dollars.

Within a year, Steel can be published some book titles. This proves its productivity in writing. Steel was praised because of the way that renders it like storytelling, despite the criticism he is getting. Steel also has a strong fan base.

3. John Grisham

Grisham Legal Thriller Genre dubbed. In fact, in her Grisham is a criminal defense lawyer for many years. He also worked in the Mississippi State legislature. He currently has a wealth of around 200 million US dollars.

Grisham debuted published works entitled A Time To Kill in 1989 and followed The Firm in 1991, most notably the public. The Firm was later adapted into a film starring Tom Cruise. He along with JK Rowling and Tom Clancy is the author of 3 managed to sell 2 million copies of their debut work. Grisham works already sold 275 million copies around the world.