Books > Teens > Mysteries & Thrillers > Mystery & Detective  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$25,560
  The median book price
$14
Bestseller's daily sales
142
50th book's daily sales
10
Average number of pages per book
305
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

juvenile > fiction > mysteries & detective stories
60.0%
juvenile > fiction > religious > christian > mysteries & detective stories
50.71%
fiction > mystery & detective > international mystery & crime
47.43%
fiction > mystery & detective > historical
44.72%

Keyword requirement

mystery, thriller, suspense

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 5 words:

  • Catching Fire: Hunger Games, Book 2
  • Artemis Fowl: Artemis Fowl, Book 1
  • Two Can Keep a Secret
  • Thunderhead: Arc of a Scythe
  • One of Us Is Lying
  • Indie success
  • 10%
  • Volatility
  • 20%
  • New releases
  • 63%
  • KDP Select
  • 33%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#496

kindle best category lists

>Ransom Riggs

 16

#1

#520

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>John Green

 73806

#2

#554

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>E.L. Konigsburg

 1821

#3

#2756

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>Ransom Riggs

 8644

#48

#3835

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>John Green

 5363

#49

#3866

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>E.L. Konigsburg

 681

#50

Top 20 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   Heirlooms and Homicide (Hearts Grove Cozy Mystery Book 1) Danielle Collins Fairfield Publishing 496 $4,546 $0.99 16
2   Catching Fire: Hunger Games, Book 2 Suzanne Collins Scholastic Audio 520 $122,956 $27.97 73,806
3   The Titan's Curse: Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 3 Rick Riordan Listening Library 554 $125,949 $30.60 1,821
4   Six of Crows Leigh Bardugo Audible Studios 599 $113,211 $29.95 1,143
5   Mockingjay: The Final Book of The Hunger Games Suzanne Collins Scholastic Audio 777 $52,631 $19.58 73,806
6   Artemis Fowl: Artemis Fowl, Book 1 Eoin Colfer Listening Library 784 $56,578 $21.27 2,172
7   Two Can Keep a Secret Karen M. McManus Listening Library 1,000 $83,300 $35.00 1
8   Thunderhead: Arc of a Scythe Neal Shusterman Audible Studios 1,103 $56,586 $24.95 314
9   One of Us Is Lying Karen M. McManus Listening Library (Audio) 1,120 $87,318 $38.50 713
10   One of Us Is Lying Karen M. McManus Delacorte Press 1,131 $40,297 $17.99 713
11   Sadie Courtney Summers Macmillan Audio 1,166 $61,913 $27.99 305
12   Holes Louis Sachar Listening Library 1,336 $43,512 $21.00 2,388
13   You Can't Kill A Cupcake: Cupcakes in Paradise, The Final Chapter Summer Prescott Summer Prescott Books 1,475 $5,860 $2.99 20
14   I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You: Gallagher Girls, Book 1 Ally Carter Brilliance Audio 1,527 $38,060 $19.99 336
15   The Maze Runner: Maze Runner, Book 1 James Dashner Listening Library 1,670 $70,252 $38.60 11,391
16   Break-ins and Bloodshed (Hearts Grove Cozy Mystery Book 2) Danielle Collins Fairfield Publishing 1,675 $1,774 $0.99 2
17   Two Can Keep a Secret Karen M. McManus Delacorte Press 2,261 $29,105 $19.99 67
18   Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Ransom Riggs Random House Audio 2,756 $34,496 $28.00 8,644
19   Paper Towns John Green Speak 3,835 $9,539 $10.99 5,363
20   From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler E.L. Konigsburg Atheneum Books for Young Readers 3,866 $7,803 $8.99 681

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