Hollywood Reporter ranks authors; Rowling named most powerful


harry potter and the prisoner of azkaban j.k. rowlingHollywood Reporter ranked the most influential authors in our society today.

Unsurprisingly, J.K. Rowling topped the chart, as Harry Potter is arguably one of the most influential series from a living author to date – and certainly the title with the largest fanbase.

John Green (The Fault in Our Stars) came in at #5. James Patterson (Maximum Ride series) came in at #8 with Suzanne Collins (The Hunger Games) at #12 and Veronica Roth (Divergent) at #23.

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