// IP Marketing video - START// IP Marketing video - END

EL James tops list of world's highest earning authors

EL James tops list of world's highest earning authors

PanARMENIAN.Net - Fifty Shades of Grey author EL James has topped a list of the world's highest earning authors.

The British writer - who became a sales phenomenon last year - took an estimated $62 million, according to the data compiled by Forbes magazine.

A film adaptation of the first of her Fifty Shades erotica trilogy is expected next year for which she is believed to have pocketed more than $3 million for the rights, Sky News reports.

James Patterson, the author behind the Alex Cross novels, is second having generated almost $60 million in the survey, based on sales data, published information and details from industry sources for the year to June.

 Top stories
The 75th Golden Globe Awards were held Sunday, January 7, with Nicole Kidman, Elisabeth Moss and James Franco taking home gongs.
The revelation means fans will have to wait longer than ever for the drama, which has grown into one of the most popular shows in the world.
"Those years were a period of discovery for the painter, amid broader discoveries that transformed art as we know it," the article says.
The Yerevan Perspectives International Music Festioval will conclude with the concert of world famous pianist Evgeny Kissin
Partner news