Brandon Sanderson is best-known for his magnificent writing skill in the ‘Mistborn Series’. Sanderson has also given his remarkable work performance in an epic fantasy series ‘The Wheel of Time’ by Robert Jordan. Brandon Sanderson has always into fantasy writing which has made him highly acknowledged for his creative writing and ability. His novels and books are nation’s most loved novels with highest sales across the globe. Let us find out the net worth of Brandon Sanderson in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
On 19 December 1975, Brandon Sanderson was born in Nebraska in the United States, and thus he was born with American nationality. Brandon Sanderson did his education from the ‘Brigham Young University’ where he completed both his Bachelor’s Degree as well as Masters Degree. He was also a college roommate of Jeopardy champion ‘Ken Jennings’. There is not much known about Brandon Sanderson’ parents. Brandon has developed an urge for reading at a very young age where he used to read several books on fiction related and later inspired him to be a great writer with global recognition.
In the year 2006, Brandon Sanderson got hitched to ‘Emily Bushman’. Presently, the couple is happily together in the United States of America. The couple together has three children.
Career, Awards & Achievements
Brandon Sanderson first started off his career at a local hotel where he served as a night desk clerk. Simultaneously along with working, Sanderson has opted for writing as well. This has eventually made his writing skill more vividly ending with a perfect note. Next, he worked at the ‘Leading Edge’ where he served as a staff member.
Significantly, Sanderson published his first trilogy as ‘Mistborn Trilogy’ which gained much popularity and recognition soon after it got released. With successive years, Sanderson has launched several other books and novels such as ‘The Well of Ascension’, ‘Warbreaker’, ‘The Hero of Ages’, ‘Elantris’ and many others. In addition to this, Sanderson’s most remarkable work has been featured in a children fantasy novel entitled ‘Alcatraz Versus the Evil Librarians’.
Over the years of high presence of creative writing has fetched Sanderson with numerous awards such as the ‘Whitney Award’ for his book ‘Mistborn: The Hero of Ages’, ‘ ‘Goodreads Choice Award’ for his book ‘Towers of Midnight’, ‘Hugo Award’ for his book ‘The Emperor’s Soul’, and lastly the ‘Audie Award’ for his book ‘Words of Radiance’.
Net Worth & Earnings
Every writer has their own story of how they got discovered; similarly, Brandon Sanderson has got the same story to tell both as a writer and an author through his amazing books and write-ups. He has written on fantasy and science fiction which has gained him much fame, popularity, and success enormously. As a result, the total estimated net worth of Brandon Sanderson is about $7.5 million approximately.
He has continued to write books on various genres over the years of his professional career which got notable recognition and positive reviews from the global audiences. In fact, Sanderson has been tagged as the ‘The Hero of Ages’ where he is the man who can write like no other.