story telling storie's through time

Stories through time.

Throughout time stories have been passed from generation to generation around campfires and tables, from parent to child and friend to friend.

Now stories are written in books for every one to enjoy and so they never get lost in time

Every year millions of pounds are spent on books.

New books are published every day ,with the UK publishing the most per capita.

the most popular book published in 2016 was :

1. Harry Potter and the cursed child

The highest grossing books of all time are:

1. The Da Vinci code by Dan Brown

2. Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows by J.K.Rowling

3. Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone by J.K.Rowling

4. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K.Rowling

5. Fifty Shades of Grey E.L.James

6. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K.Rowling

7. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K.Rowling

8. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K.Rowling

9. Angels and Demons by Dan Brown

10. Harry Potter and the Half-blood Prince:Children's Edition by J.K.Rowling

The most successful authors of all time are Agatha Christie and William Shakespeare.

They have an estimated sale of 4 billion books each.

Shakespeare was born April 1564 in Stratford-Upon-Avon.

Shakespeare is most famous as a play write but was also an actor.

Shakespeare wrote an estimated 38 plays and 154 sonnets.

http://shakespeare.mit.edu/

Agatha Christie was born September 1890

She is most famous for writing murder mysteries.

one of her most famous works was Murder on the orient express

Throughout her life Agatha Christie wrote 85 books.

http://www.agathachristie.com/stories

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