Books -> Mystery, Thriller & Suspense -> Mystery  

Monthly median sales (top 20)
$91,617
  Book's median price
$5
Bestseller's daily sales
3477
50th's book daily sales
288
Average number of pages/book
370
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Matching KDP categories

  • fiction->mystery & detective->international mystery & crime  -  57.74%
  • fiction->mystery & detective->historical  -  40.82%
  • fiction->mystery & detective->general  -  40.82%
  • fiction->mystery & detective->cozy  -  40.82%

Keyword requirement

thriller, mystery, suspense

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • Stranger in the Woods: A Tense Psychological Thriller
  • What Child Is This (Kindle Single)
  • The Last Midwife: A Novel
  • A Bone to Pick (Widow's Island Novella Book 2)
  • What I've Done (Morgan Dane Book 4)
  • Indie success
  • 3%
  • Volatility
  • 43%
  • New releases
  • 67%

#1

kindle best category lists

>Melinda Leigh

 4458

#2

kindle best category lists

>David Baldacci

 481

#3

kindle best category lists

>Patricia Cornwell

 1018

#48

kindle best category lists

>Louise Penny

 234

#49

kindle best category lists

>Janet Evanovich

 646

#50

kindle best category lists

>Anni Taylor

 113

Top 15 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   Say You're Sorry (Morgan Dane Book 1) Melinda Leigh Montlake Romance 3 $193,738 $1.99 4458
2   Long Road to Mercy David Baldacci Hachette Audio 17 $1,336,286 $30.79 481
3   Black Notice: Scarpetta (Book 10) (Kay Scarpetta) Patricia Cornwell Berkley 25 $62,517 $1.99 1018
4   Dark Sacred Night: A Ballard and Bosch Novel Michael Connelly Little, Brown & Company 36 $641,417 $30.79 976
5   What Child Is This (Kindle Single) Rhys Bowen Amazon Original Stories 40 $60,027 $2.99 131
6   The Last Midwife: A Novel Sandra Dallas St. Martin's Press 48 $37,443 $1.99 222
7   Target: Alex Cross James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 52 $273,657 $14.99 139
8   Kingdom of the Blind: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel Louise Penny Minotaur Books 57 $264,003 $14.99 237
9   Dark Sacred Night (A Ballard and Bosch Novel Book 1) Michael Connelly Little, Brown and Company 59 $260,226 $14.99 977
10   Method 15/33 Shannon Kirk Oceanview Publishing 60 $17,075 $0.99 313
11   Close to the Bone (Widow's Island Novella Book 1) Kendra Elliot Montlake Romance 65 $49,897 $2.99 299
12   A Bone to Pick (Widow's Island Novella Book 2) Melinda Leigh Montlake Romance 80 $60,775 $3.99 180
13   What I've Done (Morgan Dane Book 4) Melinda Leigh Montlake Romance 82 $45,041 $2.99 546
14   The Deeds of the Disturber (The Amelia Peabody Murder Mysteries Book 5) Elizabeth Peters MysteriousPress.com/Open Road 116 $60,614 $4.80 165
15   Target: Alex Cross James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 134 $336,980 $29.00 138

Recurrent ideas in the top 20 books: