James Patterson

James Patterson is a publishing juggernaut, an industry all to himself. Best known for his novels featuring the protagonist Alex Cross of the Alex Cross series. Patterson, along with a stable of co-authors, produces the Michael Bennett, Women’s Murder Club, Maximum Ride, Daniel X, and Witch and Wizard series, plus a wide range of stand-alone thrillers, non-fiction books, children’s books and romance novels. All totaled, his books have sold over 300 million copies around the world.

Below is a wonderful video of James Patterson talking about his stories. He speaks to aspiring writers, his readers and shares much of his wisdom.