"THR selected those living authors who have been most successful in shepherding their books from page to screen, balancing success in publishing (total output, sales, best-sellers) and in Hollywood (completed adaptations, projects in development, screenwriting and producing credits) while accounting for cultural influence. More power to them."Interested in seeing who made the list? You can view the top 5 below. View the full list at the source.
The magazine also lists the up-and-coming authors in Authors To Look Out For - a smaller list that includes familiar names like Maggie Stiefvater and John Green.
"Fifty Shades of Grey"
"The Hunger Games"