Veronica Roth, author of the “Divergent” trilogy, tied with three other top authors for sixth with a listed earning of $17 million.  Gillian Flynn, whose thriller “Gone Girl” hits the big screen next month, tied for No. 12 with a listed earning of $9 million.

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