This article profiles Donna Leon. Best known for her Venetian detective, Guido Brunetti, Leon is an international best seller. Find out how she became a success and how her career has developed.
This audiobook profiles Brandon Sanderson. As one of the world's leading fantasy authors, Sanderson received a major boost when Robert Jordan's widow asked him to continue the Wheel of Time series.
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This is a profile of Clive Cussler. The best-selling author has published more than 50 books, some of which have been adapted for the big screen. Find out how Cussler became a writer and how his career has developed.
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This audiobook profiles Lilian Jackson Braun. Best known as the author of the Cat Who, a series of mystery novels, Braun continued writing until her death in 2011.
This audiobook profiles Georgette Heyer. The founding writer of both the historical romance and Regency romance genres, Heyer was a hardworking and versatile novelist. Find out how she became a writer and how her career has progressed.
This short audiobook profiles Jessa Duggar. She rose to stardom as a member of the Duggar family on 18 Kids and Counting, but is now a celebrity in her own right after the extensive media coverage of her marriage to Ben Seewald. Find out how her celebrity has developed.
This audiobook profiles Neal Stephenson. He has been called a cross between Tom Clancy, William Gibson, and James Michener. Find out how he became a writer and how his career has developed.
This audiobook profiles Marion Chesney, the writer known as M.C. Beaton. The cozy mysteries author is responsible for the Hamish Macbeth and Agatha Raisin mysteries, which have made her one of the most checked-out authors at libraries. Listen to find out how her career developed and what TV series she has planned for the future.
This article tells the story of Alex Morgan's soccer career. Alex became interested in soccer at a young age and has gone on to be one of the best soccer players in the world. Learn all about her life in soccer, including her fiancé Servando Carrasco.
This audiobook profiles Fridtjof Nansen. He was an athlete, an arctic explorer, and a Nobel Prize winner. Listen to find out more about this famous Norwegian.
This audiobook profiles James Patterson. Best known for his Women's Murder Club and Alex Cross novels, Patterson is a prolific best seller. Find out how he became a writer and how his career has developed.
This article profiles Alexander McCall Smith. The versatile author has published more than 100 books. Find out how he became a writer and how his career has developed.
This article profiles author Cheryl Strayed. She is best known for her autobiographical book, Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Trail, but is also a novelist and a columnist. Find out how Strayed became a writer, and how her career has developed.
Known to most Americans as the "Bill Nye the Science Guy", he has simultaneously been the face of science for America's children and an off-screen champion of scientific advancement. Find out how he became a celebrity and how his career has developed.
This article profiles author J. D. Robb. The name J. D. Robb is a pseudonym for best-selling author Nora Roberts. Listen to this article now to find out how Roberts became a best-selling author and how her career has developed.
This article profiles Daniel Silva. One of the world's best-selling spy novelists, Silva is best known for his Gabriel Allon novels. Find out how he became a writer, and how his career has developed.
This is a profile of Anthony Doerr, an award-winning author who tackled the topic of World War II in his novel, All the Light We Cannot See.
This audiobook profiles Bernard Cornwell. Best known for the Sharpe series and the Saxon Chronicles, Cornwell has published more than 50 novels.
This article profiles Catherine Ryan Hyde. She became well known after publishing 1999's Pay It Forward, which became the basis for a popular film of the same name. Hear this article now to find out how she became a writer and how her career has developed.
This audiobook profiles Anne Rivers Siddons. A journalist turned novelist, she has parlayed her Southern childhood into numerous best sellers. Find out how she became a writer and how her career has developed.