Erotica novelist Sylvia Day is the most popular author on Amazon right now according to the bookseller’s “Author Rank” feature. We’ve listed the five most popular authors below–are you surprised?
With too many authors already obsessed with their Amazon Sales Rank, the site has added a dangerous new feature. Amazon’s “Author Rank” is an hour-by-hour rank that measures the bestselling writers on the online bookseller.
Check it out: “Amazon Author Rank is based on the sales of all of an author’s books on Amazon.com and is updated hourly. Explore these pages to find the best selling authors in your favorite genres. Been thinking about reading something a bit different or need some help selecting the perfect gift? Dive in and discover a host of popular authors who are delighting other readers. Make your reading choices with confidence thanks to Amazon Author Rank. Authors can find their Amazon Author Rank in Author Central.”
The 5 Most Popular Authors on Amazon at 4:00 pm ET on October 9, 2012