Amanda Hocking’ s success story is also interesting and worth knowing: She wrote 17 novels while working at a full- time job. She self- published them all as ebooks and sold more than a million copies. ( It has since gone on to sell over 18, 000 best selling self published books of all time copies).
Two years ago, I self- published my first science fiction novel, Where the Hell is Tesla? You’ ve likely heard of them all— and maybe even read a few. And every year they all pretty much feature the same titles ( this year they include Colson Whitehead' s THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD, Stephanie Danler' s SWEETBITTER, Michael Chabon' s MOONGLOW, Zadie Smith' s SWING TIME and THE GIRLS by Emma Kline). Every year readers are faced with " best of" lists of books, from outlets ranging from " GoodReads Choice" to NPR. But as much as we all love a good film, that term can also apply to good old- fashioned books, as well.
Wayne Dyer originally self- published his self- help book, Your Erroneous Zones, with a print run of 4, 500 copies. According to best selling self published books of all time Guinness World Records as of 1995, the Bible is the best- selling book of all time, with an estimated 5 billion copies sold and distributed. ) It eventually became one of the top- selling books of all time, with an estimated 35 million copies sold. The Qur' an is also best selling self published books of all time widely reported to be one of the most printed and distributed books worldwide. Herein, we’ ve rounded up the 30 best- selling novels of all time, according to various expert counters at The Guardian and The New York Times.
A few years later he wrote a fantasy series and self- published it. He then spent the next year traveling across the country, publicizing his book on TV shows. ( You could still do that in the 1970s.