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

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$134,751
  The median book price
$14
Bestseller's daily sales
1264
50th book's daily sales
65
Average number of pages per book
428
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > mystery & detective > international mystery & crime
58.93%
fiction > action & adventure
57.74%
fiction > science fiction > action & adventure
50.4%
fiction > mystery & detective > historical
50.0%

Keyword requirement

action, adventure, mystery, thriller, suspense

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 5 words:

  • Redemption (Memory Man series Book 5)
  • My Absolute Darling: A Novel
  • The Man of Legends
  • Redemption: Memory Man Series, Book 5
  • Red Square: A Novel
  • Indie success
  • 4%
  • Volatility
  • 16%
  • New releases
  • 48%
  • KDP Select
  • 24%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#26

kindle best category lists

 3477

>Daniel Silva

#28

kindle best category lists

 1223

>Mark Greaney

#45

kindle best category lists

 1864

>David Baldacci

#656

kindle best category lists

>David Baldacci

 10393

#1,770

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>James A. Michener

 89

#1,861

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>Dan Brown

 9586

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   House of Spies: A Novel (Gabriel Allon Book 17) Daniel Silva Harper 26 $274,070 $9.08 3,477
2   The Gray Man Mark Greaney Audible Studios 28 $695,805 $24.95 1,223
3   Split Second David Baldacci Hachette Audio 45 $373,336 $19.38 1,864
4   Redemption (Memory Man series Book 5) David Baldacci Grand Central Publishing 51 $275,756 $14.99 159,295
5   The Silent Corner: A Novel of Suspense Dean Koontz Recorded Books, Inc. 84 $416,939 $27.99 1,968
6   The Ice Limit Douglas Preston Hachette Audio 95 $319,838 $22.80 683
7   Tom Clancy Duty and Honor: A Jack Ryan Jr. Novel Grant Blackwood Random House Audio 113 $403,956 $31.50 1,085
8   My Absolute Darling: A Novel Gabriel Tallent Riverhead Books 127 $23,903 $1.99 944
9   The Killer Collective Barry Eisler Thomas & Mercer 134 $23,123 $1.99 2,117
10   The Man of Legends Kenneth Johnson 47North 150 $54,071 $4.99 3,415
11   Redemption: Memory Man Series, Book 5 David Baldacci Hachette Audio 163 $315,535 $30.79 519
12   The Night Window: A Jane Hawk Novel Dean Koontz Bantam 180 $143,124 $14.99 138
13   Red Square: A Novel Martin Cruz Smith Ballantine Books; Reprint edition 184 $18,721 $1.99 135
14   The New Girl: A Novel (Gabriel Allon Book 19) Daniel Silva Harper 201 $127,175 $14.99 0
15   Hell Divers V: Captives: The Hell Divers Series, Book 5 Nicholas Sansbury Smith Blackstone Audio, Inc. 204 $153,052 $18.16 100
16   Deep Threat (Billy Beckett Book 1) Scott Pratt Phoenix Flying Inc. 261 $29,382 $3.99 218
17   One Good Deed David Baldacci Grand Central Publishing 305 $100,313 $14.99 0
18   Past Tense: A Jack Reacher Novel Lee Child Dell 396 $55,664 $9.99 178,142
19   Without Remorse: TOM CLANCY'S (John Clark series Book 1) Tom Clancy Berkley 415 $10,698 $1.99 1,163
20   Shadows of the Stone Benders (The Anlon Cully Chronicles Book 1) K. Patrick Donoghue Leaping Leopard Enterprises, LLC; 1 edition 420 $26,546 $4.99 811

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