Napoleon Hill was born in 1883 in Virginia and died in 1970
after a long and successful career as a lecturer, an author, and as
a consultant to business leaders. Think and Grow Rich is the
all-time bestseller in its field, having sold 15 million copies
worldwide, and sets the standard for today's motivational
The Master-Key to Riches has been revised by Patrica Horan, who revised The Magic Ladder to Success, is a thirty-year veteran of New York book and magazine publishing, as well as an award-winning author, editor, copywriter, and playwright. She has most recently worked as editor of Breakthrough, the quarterly journal of Global Education Associates, a UN non-governmental organization founded in 1973. She is the author of 177 Favorite Poems for Children and Haiti: Vibrant Land of Joy and Sorrow.
"During the past twenty-five years I have been blessed with more
good fortune than any individual deserves but I shudder to think
where I'd be today, or what I'd be doing if I had not been exposed
to Napoleon Hill's philosophy. It changed my life."
--Og Mandino, The Greatest Salesman in the World