Books > Literature & Fiction > Action & Adventure > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$40,072
  The median book price
$7
Bestseller's daily sales
1937
50th book's daily sales
85
Average number of pages per book
400
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > action & adventure
70.71%
fiction > science fiction > action & adventure
61.72%
juvenile > fiction > action & adventure > pirates
54.77%
juvenile > fiction > action & adventure > general
54.77%

Keyword requirement

action, adventure, mystery, thriller, suspense

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 5 words:

  • The Cleaner (John Milton Series Book 1)
  • Mission Critical (Gray Man Book 8)
  • Long Road to Mercy
  • Copper (Hell's Handlers MC Book 4)
  • Past Tense: A Jack Reacher Novel
  • Indie success
  • 19%
  • Volatility
  • 27%
  • New releases
  • 65%
  • KDP Select
  • 52%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#11

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>Mark Dawson

 1098

#1

#12

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>L.T. Ryan

 78

#2

#35

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>Mark Dawson

 1219

#3

#657

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>Mark Dawson

 0

#48

#965

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>L.T. Ryan

 681

#49

#999

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>Mark Dawson

 432

#50

Top 20 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   The Killer Collective Barry Eisler Thomas & Mercer 11 $284,190 $4.99 1,098
2   Freedom Road William Lashner Thomas & Mercer 12 $324,873 $5.99 78
3   The Cleaner (John Milton Series Book 1) Mark Dawson Unputdownable 35 $83,566 $3.99 1,219
4   A Game of Thrones: A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1 George R. R. Martin Random House Audio 36 $656,208 $31.50 20,083
5   Mission Critical Mark Greaney Audible Studios 42 $591,213 $29.95 0
6   The Chef James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 44 $290,865 $14.99 0
7   Mission Critical (Gray Man Book 8) Mark Greaney Berkley 69 $439,236 $27.00 0
8   Long Road to Mercy David Baldacci Hachette Audio 73 $488,822 $30.79 1,556
9   The Chef James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 108 $367,696 $28.00 0
10   The Chef James Patterson Hachette Audio 109 $402,610 $30.79 0
11   The Atlantis Gene: A Thriller (The Origin Mystery, Book 1) A.G. Riddle LEGION; 1 edition 113 $46,038 $3.59 15,558
12   Mosaic (Breakthrough Book 5) Michael C. Grumley Self published 177 $67,719 $6.99 125
13   The Killer Collective Barry Eisler Brilliance Audio 223 $200,819 $24.99 1,096
14   Total Control David Baldacci Grand Central Publishing 308 $53,021 $7.99 1,232
15   Reamde: A Novel Neal Stephenson William Morrow; Reprint edition 327 $95,823 $15.01 1,019
16   Copper (Hell's Handlers MC Book 4) Lilly Atlas Self published 341 $24,801 $3.99 91
17   Past Tense: A Jack Reacher Novel Lee Child Dell 344 $92,338 $14.99 2,782
18   Blue Moon: A Jack Reacher Novel Lee Child Dell 348 $159,432 $26.00 0
19   Hunt Them Down (Pierce Hunt Book 1) Simon Gervais Thomas & Mercer 364 $29,620 $4.99 789
20   Long Road to Mercy (An Atlee Pine Thriller) David Baldacci Grand Central Publishing 372 $87,301 $14.99 1,555

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