Books > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Mystery > Hard-Boiled  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$5,449
  The median book price
$5
Bestseller's daily sales
465
50th book's daily sales
13
Average number of pages per book
334
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > mystery & detective > hard-boiled
63.25%
fiction > mystery & detective > international mystery & crime
50.0%
fiction > mystery & detective > historical
35.36%
fiction > mystery & detective > general
35.36%

Keyword requirement

thriller, mystery, suspense

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 8 words:

  • The Cartel (Power of the Dog Series)
  • Return of the Thin Man
  • The Fourth Monkey (A 4MK Thriller)
  • The Suriname Job: A Case Lee Novel (Volume 1)
  • A Deadly Distance (Jack Noble #2)
  • Indie success
  • 21%
  • Volatility
  • 38%
  • New releases
  • 17%
  • KDP Select
  • 66%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#62

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>Danny R. Smith

 1406

#1

#148

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>Derek Fee

 112

#2

#362

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>G.K. Parks

 556

#3

#8449

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>Danny R. Smith

 54

#48

#8576

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>Derek Fee

 5

#49

#8614

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>G.K. Parks

 289

#50

Top 20 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   The Cartel (Power of the Dog Series) Don Winslow Vintage Crime/Black Lizard; First Edition edition 62 $170,069 $9.99 1,406
2   Return of the Thin Man Dashiell Hammett Mysterious Press 148 $163,690 $14.99 112
3   The Fourth Monkey (A 4MK Thriller) J. D. Barker Mariner Books; Reprint edition 362 $80,871 $13.56 556
4   The Suriname Job: A Case Lee Novel (Volume 1) Vince Milam Kindle Press 540 $17,165 $4.06 447
5   A Deadly Distance (Jack Noble #2) L.T. Ryan Self published 590 $2,666 $0.69 797
6   The Last Coyote: Harry Bosch Series, Book 4 Michael Connelly Brilliance Audio 963 $73,055 $29.99 2,217
7   High Profile (Jesse Stone Novels Book 6) Robert B. Parker G.P. Putnam's Sons 1,105 $24,199 $10.67 307
8   The Devil's Country [Kindle in Motion] (Arlo Baines Book 1) Harry Hunsicker Thomas & Mercer 1,289 $8,379 $3.99 121
9   DANCE WITH THE ENEMY a gripping thriller full of suspense and twists (Enemy series Book 1) ROB SINCLAIR Vesey Manor Publishing; action crime thrillers 1,685 $6,433 $3.59 698
10   KILLER BLOW (DI Sara Ramsey Book 2) M A Comley Jeamel Publishing Limited 1,872 $6,031 $3.59 11
11   To the Bone (David Wolf Book 7) Jeff Carson Cross Atlantic Publishing 1,888 $8,383 $4.99 635
12   Dire (David Wolf Book 8) Jeff Carson Cross Atlantic Publishing 1,939 $9,895 $5.99 533
13   A Good Bunch of Men: A Dickie Floyd Detective Novel Danny R. Smith Dickie Floyd Novels; 3 edition 2,140 $1,524 $0.99 93
14   A Cold Day in Paradise: An Alex McKnight Novel Steve Hamilton Minotaur Books; First edition 2,580 $16,344 $12.42 270
15   Miami Burn (Titus South Florida Mystery Thriller Series Book 1) John D. Patten Self published 2,717 $4,636 $3.68 85
16   Dog on It: A Chet and Bernie Mystery (The Chet and Bernie Mystery Series Book 1) Spencer Quinn Atria Books 3,121 $16,620 $15.22 1,270
17   Miami Chill (Titus South Florida Mystery Thriller Series Book 2) John D. Patten Self published 3,298 $4,050 $3.91 32
18   Exquisite Justice (A Marc Kadella Legal Mystery Book 9) Dennis Carstens Self published 3,389 $4,828 $4.79 25
19   A Man With One of Those Faces (The Dublin Trilogy Book 1) Caimh McDonnell McFori Ink 3,736 $4,471 $4.99 556
20   Drug Lord: Part II (Detective Damien Drake Book 7) Patrick Logan Pathological Ink; 2 edition 4,997 $4,816 $8.60 14

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