Published on March 24 2014
How Rich Is Stephenie Meyer? : Stephenie Meyer Net Worth Is $130 Million
Stephenie Mayer is the author of Twilight, a book that gained throngs of followers and catapulted her to fame. Born in 1973, Stephenie grew up in Phoenix along with her five siblings. She holds a BA degree in English from Brigham University.
With a book with such acclaim, you would be forgiven if you thought Stephenie has been writing all her life. Before propelling to fame as an author, she was a stay-at home mom who had no interest in writing. The twilight idea came to her in a dream. It was about a vampire who was in love with a human girl but thirsted for her blood.
In three months, She had penned down her dream and crafted a bestselling novel. The book was published in 2005 and debuted at No. 5 in New York’s Bestseller List. Following the success of her first book, Stephenie pitched three more books New Moon, Eclipse and Breaking dawn. The twilight series became a global phenomenal, and so far, the sequel has sold over 1.3 million copies. The figure continues to skyrocket.
In 2008, Twilight the movie hit the cinemas. It garnered a loyal following from the young adults and debuted at No.1 in box office with over 70 million views in its first week. Ever since the twilight series hit the market, Stephenie has been the recipient of several accolades and awards. She has also been described as a prolific author with a powerful figure in the publishing market. Meyer dabbles as a film producer and owns Fickle Fish Films production Company.
Her love story is as intriguing as her books. She met her husband, Christian Meyer, when she was only four years old. They have been married for the last 19 years, and they have three children together. Though her writing career is still budding, Meyer is going at a furious pace and has a net worth of $130 Million