The author of The Art of the Deal, Jeff Bezos, is one of the best-sellers of 2017, according to TIME magazine.
The magazine said that Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos is the top-selling American author of all time in the U.S. and the second-best-selling U.K. The list is dominated by titles by popular authors like James Patterson, James Patterson Jr., James Patterson’s wife, and best-seller John Grisham.
Bezos was named the best author of 2017 for his novel The Art and Science of Persuasion.
Amazon also released the first-ever ranking of the top 50 best-performing books of the entire year.
Amazon says it has sold more than 500 million books in 2017.
Amazon’s top five authors are also: Mark Twain, Thomas Pynchon, David Sedaris, Chuck Palahniuk, and Michael Cunningham.