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

Monthly median sales (top 20)
$4,750
  Book's median price
$5
Bestseller's daily sales
467
50th's book daily sales
12
Average number of pages/book
344
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Matching KDP categories

  • fiction->mystery & detective->hard-boiled  -  63.25%
  • fiction->mystery & detective->international mystery & crime  -  50.00%
  • 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:

  • Butterfly Kisses: A Thrilling Serial Killer Novel (Detective Damien Drake Book 1)
  • Pale Gray for Guilt: A Travis McGee Novel
  • TO SPEAK FOR THE DEAD (Jake Lassiter Legal Thrillers Book 1)
  • Echo Killers: A Dickie Floyd Detective Novel
  • Breaking Cover (Tony Wolf/Tim Buckthorn Book 1)
  • Indie success
  • 17%
  • Volatility
  • 47%
  • New releases
  • 17%

#1

kindle best category lists

>L.T. Ryan

 765

#2

kindle best category lists

>Michael Connelly

 2194

#3

kindle best category lists

>Vince Milam

 97

#48

kindle best category lists

>Michael Connelly

 2194

#49

kindle best category lists

>Danny R. Smith

 11

#50

kindle best category lists

>Michael Connelly

 1020

Top 15 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   A Deadly Distance (Jack Noble #2) L.T. Ryan Self published 584 $19,421 $4.99 765
2   The Last Coyote: Harry Bosch Series, Book 4 Michael Connelly Brilliance Audio 1245 $63,818 $29.99 2194
3   The Caribbean Job: (A Case Lee Novel Book 3) Vince Milam Self published 1294 $8,379 $3.99 97
4   The Closers: Harry Bosch Series, Book 11 Michael Connelly Hachette Audio 1296 $35,889 $17.09 1029
5   A Cold Day in Paradise: An Alex McKnight Novel Steve Hamilton Minotaur Books 1372 $20,419 $9.99 266
6   Dire (David Wolf Book 8) Jeff Carson Cross Atlantic Publishing 1439 $9,920 $4.99 494
7   The New Guinea Job (A Case Lee Novel Book 2) Vince Milam Kindle Press 1888 $3,343 $1.99 99
8   The Sydney Rye Mysteries Box Set (Books 7-9) (The Sydney Rye Mysteries Box Sets Book 3) Emily Kimelman Self published 2208 $1,469 $0.99 28
9   The Depth of Darkness (Mitch Tanner Book 1) L.T. Ryan Self published 2870 $4,803 $3.99 151
10   This Is Life: A Gripping Crime Suspense Thriller (Jack Palms Crime Book 2) Seth Harwood CrimeWAV Books 3107 $4,357 $3.99 89
11   Pale Gray for Guilt: A Travis McGee Novel John D. MacDonald Random House 4352 $6,544 $8.99 98
12   TO SPEAK FOR THE DEAD (Jake Lassiter Legal Thrillers Book 1) Paul Levine Nittany Valley Productions, Inc. 4486 $2,793 $3.99 527
13   Butterfly Kisses: A Thrilling Serial Killer Novel (Detective Damien Drake Book 1) Patrick Logan Pathological Ink 4751 $609 $0.99 81
14   Haunted (Michael Bennett Book 10) James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 5276 $5,034 $9.99 768
15   The Black Ice (A Harry Bosch Novel Book 2) Michael Connelly Little, Brown and Company 5993 $4,195 $9.99 1650

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