Sidney Sheldon is a renowned novelist, screenwriter, playwright and a producer. People who love to ready mystery novels are familiar with his name. He is one of the best mystery novel authors. He started getting fame in the 1930s. He started off small by writing and reviewing various scripts. The first film written by him, ‘The Bachelor and the Bobby Soxer’ earned him the Academy Award. He has written more than 200 television scripts, twenty-five movie scripts, six plays and eighteen novels. Each book he wrote took #1 spot on the New York Times best seller list. His books have been delivered and circulated in over 180 countries and have been translated in 51 languages. According to an article published in Investor’s Business Daily he is the sixth best-selling novelist of all time.