The 100 Most Popular Authors

#1

Joanne K. Rowling

#2

J.R.R. Tolkien

#3

Stephen King

#4

Terry Pratchett

#5

Douglas Adams

#6

Neil Gaiman

#7

Kurt Vonnegut

#8

George Orwell

#9

Isaac Asimov

#10

Franz Kafka

#11

Jane Austen

#12

Haruki Murakami

#13

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

#14

Chuck Palahniuk

#15

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

#16

Albert Camus

#17

Hermann Hesse

#18

George R. R. Martin

#19

Charles Bukowski

#20

Orson Scott Card

#21

Aldous Huxley

#22

Ernest Hemingway

#23

Dan Brown

#24

Frank Herbert

#25

John Steinbeck

#26

Neal Stephenson

#27

William Gibson

#28

Vladimir Nabokov

#29

Jack Kerouac

#30

John Grisham

#31

Milan Kundera

#32

Margaret Atwood

#33

Jerome David Salinger

#34

Rick Riordan

#35

John Irving

#36

Oscar Wilde

#37

Brandon Sanderson

#38

Robert Jordan

#39

James Joyce

#40

James Patterson

#41

Dean Koontz

#42

Umberto Eco

#43

Agatha Christie

#44

William Shakespeare

#45

Patrick Rothfuss

#46

Michael Crichton

#47

Tom Clancy

#48

Charles Dickens

#49

Stephenie Meyer

#50

Hunter S. Thompson

#51

Lee Child

#52

Nick Hornby

#53

Tom Robbins

#54

Paul Auster

#55

Suzanne Collins

#56

Edgar Allan Poe

#57

Ray Bradbury

#58

David Sedaris

#59

Ken Follett

#60

Michael Connelly

#61

Cormac McCarthy

#62

Bret Easton Ellis

#63

Anne Rice

#64

David Foster Wallace

#65

Jim Butcher

#66

Nora Roberts

#67

John Green

#68

Robin Hobb

#69

Jorge Luis Borges

#70

David Eddings

#71

Sarah J. Maas

#72

Leo Tolstoy

#73

C. S. Lewis

#74

Irvine Welsh

#75

Howard Phillips Lovecraft

#76

Thomas Pynchon

#77

Diana Gabaldon

#78

Charlotte Bronte

#79

Philip Pullman

#80

Ayn Rand

#81

Jodi Picoult

#82

Janet Evanovich

#83

David Baldacci

#84

Barbara Kingsolver

#85

F. Scott Fitzgerald

#86

Robert A. Heinlein

#87

William Faulkner

#88

Harper Lee

#89

Iain Banks

#90

Douglas Coupland

#91

Cassandra Clare

#92

Ian Mcewan

#93

Roald Dahl

#94

Italo Calvino

#95

Terry Goodkind

#96

Paulo Coelho

#97

Donna Tartt

#98

Mark Twain

#99

William S. Burroughs

#100

Bill Bryson