Many indie authors had an awesome 2012. In fact many of these authors showed the big 6 publishers that they are here to stay and maybe even overtake their efforts. Thanks to Amazon's Kindle, Barnes & Nobles Kook and the iPad, many readers are now buying ebooks instead of paperbacks and they are buying them at alarming rates.
Here are some authors that did very well with their indie books in 2012.
1. Hugh Howey
2. Collen Hoover
3. Abbi Glines
4. Jessica Sorreson
5. J.A. Redmerski
These authors all have books in the top 100 on Amazon and have thousands of followers who love to read their books, whether they are indie authors or not!