Top Ten Best-Selling Authors

The Top Ten
1 J.K. Rowling Joanne Rowling, CH, OBE, FRSL, FRCPE, writing under the pen names J. K. Rowling and Robert Galbraith, is a British novelist, philanthropist, film and television producer and screenwriter best known for writing the Harry Potter fantasy series.
2 Suzanne Collins

I love the Hunger Games and Iove Gregor. But I love Percy Jackson and Harry Potter too.

3 Stephen King Stephen Edwin King is an American author of contemporary horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, science fiction, and fantasy. Many of his most well-known novels include Carrie, It, The Shinning, The Stand, Misery, The Dark Tower series, and Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption, which was later ...read more.

One-trick pony infamous for his repetition in story lines, as well as his imbecilic political pronouncements.

4 Stephenie Meyer
5 J.R.R. Tolkien John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (3 January 1892 – 2 September 1973), known by his pen name J. R. R. Tolkien, was an English writer, poet, philologist, and university professor who is best known as the author of the classic high-fantasy works The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion.

This is actually number one. The movies alone got more them 200 million and jrr tolkien wrote lots of best selling books

This is the actual number one... LOTR: The Fellowship of the Ring: 155 mil, LOTR Two Towers: 150 mil, LOTR Return of the King: 140 mil, The Hobbit: 100 mil.

The blessed anti-Rowling.

6 Rick Riordan Richard Russell Riordan Jr. (born June 5, 1964) is an American author. He is known for writing the Percy Jackson & the Olympians series. His books have been translated into 42 languages and sold more than 30 million copies in the US. 20th Century Fox has adapted the first two books of his Percy Jackson ...read more.

Two words, humor and Solangelo.

How is he not #1? He made me fall in love with greek mythology. My brother would kill me if he knew I was saying this because he still thinks my favorite books are the Harry Potter.

7 Dr. Seuss Theodor Seuss Geisel was an American writer and illustrator best known for authoring popular children's books under the pen name Dr. Seuss.
8 R.L Stine

He writes very interesting and horror books

9 Elie Wiesel
10 Tom Clancy
The Contenders
11 Veronica Roth
12 Jerry Spinelli
13 Christopher Paolini
14 Jeff Kinney

His book takes me into my olden days.reading his books makes me so happy

15 Erin Hunter

I love Erin hunter

16 Peter James

Best-selling author of the Roy Grace crime thriller novels. He has inspired me to find my own voice as a writer.

17 S.E. Hinton
18 Roald Dahl Roald Dahl (13 September 1916 – 23 November 1990) was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, screenwriter, and fighter pilot. His books have sold more than 250 million copies worldwide.
19 Lincoln Peirce
20 Martina Cole
21 Agatha Christie Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie, Lady Mallowan, was an English crime novelist, short story writer and playwright. She is the best-selling novelist ever. She also made the longest play ever. She is remembered for making multiple mystery books including; And Then There Were None, Murder on the Orient ...read more.
22 Lauren Tarshis
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