Net Worth and Salary

Net Worth and Salary

Non-Fiction Author

Non-Fiction Author

Gamal Hamdan

Author and geographer whose works include The Character of Egypt, Arab’s Oil, and The Contemporary Islamic World Geography. Gamal Hamdan was born on February 2, 1928 in Egypt. He and Nicholas Crane (author of Two Degrees West) both rose to…

Marina Warner

A British novelist and short story writer, she is also known for her non-fiction works on the themes of feminism and mythology. Her best known works include The Lost Father (1987), No Go the Bogeyman: Scaring, Lulling and Making Mock…

Simon Kuper

A sportswriter who made use of the anthropological perspective to examine sports behavior in Ajax, The Dutch, the War: Football in Europe during the Second World War and Soccer Against the Enemy. Simon Kuper was born on October 15, 1969,…

Non-Fiction Author

Eleanor Ozich

Food writer who first became known for her blog Petite Kitchen where she posted recipes and lifestyle ideas. She went on to release several cookbooks including My Petite Kitchen Cookbook, My Family Table, and The Art of Simple. Eleanor Ozich…

Non-Fiction Author

Kay Boyle

An American fiction and non-fiction author and poet, she is best known for novels such as Death of a Man (1936) and The Seagull on the Step (1955). Her poetry collections include A Glad Day (1938) and The Lost Dogs…

Non-Fiction Author

Alexander Saxton

Best known for his 1975 historical work The Indispensable Enemy: Labor and the Anti-Chinese Movement in California, this writer, historian, and Asian American studies scholar also penned several novels, including The Great Midland and Bright Web in the Darkness. Alexander…

Non-Fiction Author

Ian Frazier

American author who is best known for his commercially successful 2010 work, Travels in Siberia. His other humorous works include Coyote v. Acme (1996) and Dating Your Mom (1986). Ian Frazier was born on June 21, 1951 in Ohio. Ambrose…

Non-Fiction Author

Robert Leckie

An American author known for his military history-themed works of fiction and non-fiction, he published a 1957 autobiography entitled Helmet for My Pillow. His other works include Forged (novel), Stormy Voyage (a young work), and None Died in Vain: The…

Non-Fiction Author

Paul Davies

Physicist and writer who is best known for nonfiction works on the topics of theoretical physics and quantum mechanics. His publications include The Runaway Universe (1978) and God and the New Physics (1983). Paul Davies was born on April 22,…

Non-Fiction Author

Edmund Morris

A Kenyan-born American writer, he is particularly known for his award-winning biographies of Ronald Reagan and Theodore Roosevelt. He also published a 2005 work on the life of composer Ludwig van Beethoven. Edmund Morris was born on May 27, 1940…

Non-Fiction Author

Wendy Leigh

Four-time New York Times bestselling author who penned biographies called The Secret Letters of Marilyn Monroe and Jacqueline Kennedy, Prince Charming: The JFK Jr. Story, True Grace: The Life and Times of an American Princess, and Patrick Swayze: One Last…

Non-Fiction Author

Sarah Moore

Australian writer best known for inspiring the police investigation towards The Family, the religious cult in which she was unwillingly raised. Sarah Moore was born on July 8, 1969 in Australia. Her story was told on 60 Minutes by journalist…

Preston Smiles

Self-help guru and influencer who spreads his ideas about personal wellness and positivity across several different active platforms. He has over 7,000 followers on Twitter, over 20,000 followers on Facebook, over 120,000 followers on Instagram, and his eponymous YouTube channel…

Carolyn See

A novelist, non-fiction author, and journalist, she is best known for her 1995 memoir, Dreaming: Hard Luck and Good Times in America. Her novels include The Handyman (1999) and There Will Never Be Another You (2006). Carolyn See was born…

Anton Myrer

An author and former U.S. Marine, he is best known for his historical, military-themed novel, Once An Eagle (1968). His other works include The Big War (1957) and Evil Under the Sun (1951). Anton Myrer was born on November 3,…

Non-Fiction Author

Tracy McMillan

Relationship expert, TV personality, and writer who gained widespread renown for her 2011 blog post “Why You’re Not Married.” It went viral, and was the most-viewed article on Huffington Post for two years. As of March 2016, it has remained…