Ever wondered why the second you think about mystery, Agatha Christie pops up in your thoughts or when it comes to love, romance and scandals, Danielle Steele is the first name on your mind? That’s the power of fiction authors who have made the framework of tales with their creative inscriptions and meticulous writing style. As righty quoted by Stephen King, “Fiction is a lie and a good fiction is the truth inside the lie.” Whether its horror, science fiction, mystery, thriller, romance or literature there are prominent names that rule a certain genre. Sidney Sheldon, Robin Cook, Jefrey Archer created magic in their own niche but in the past few years new writers have come up with an equal flare of writing and creativity. Listed below are the top 10 modern fiction authors of the current era.