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The Writing Secrets Of The First $10 Million Author

She found blockbuster story ideas by asking a two quick questions you could use, too

Mary Higgins Clark / Simon & Schuster

Mary Higgins Clark reportedly became the first author to break the eight-figure advance barrier when Simon & Schuster gave a $10.1 million contract for four novels back in 1988.

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