Books > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Thrillers & Suspense > Spies & Politics  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$116,083
  The median book price
$10
Bestseller's daily sales
4698
50th book's daily sales
88
Average number of pages per book
430
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
No

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > thrillers > suspense
57.74%
fiction > romance > suspense
38.49%
fiction > christian > suspense
38.49%
fiction > mystery & detective > international mystery & crime
23.57%

Keyword requirement

spy, terrorist, secret agent, mystery, thriller, suspense, spies, espionage, politics, politician

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • Echo Burning (Jack Reacher, Book 5)
  • House of Spies: A Novel (Gabriel Allon Book 17)
  • The Eighth Sister: A Thriller (Charles Jenkins Book 1)
  • A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel
  • Fatal Affair (The Fatal Series Book 1)
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 16%
  • New releases
  • 48%
  • KDP Select
  • 40%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#1

kindle best category lists

 7053

>Lee Child

#2

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 20426

>George R. R. Martin

#27

kindle best category lists

 1223

>Mark Greaney

#359

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>Jack Arbor

 1171

#989

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>Kate Quinn

 257

#992

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>Peter O'Mahoney

 28

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   Echo Burning (Jack Reacher, Book 5) Lee Child Berkley 1 $261,772 $1.99 7,053
2   A Game of Thrones: A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1 George R. R. Martin Random House Audio 2 $3,464,496 $31.50 20,426
3   The Gray Man Mark Greaney Audible Studios 27 $723,749 $24.95 1,223
4   House of Spies: A Novel (Gabriel Allon Book 17) Daniel Silva Harper 28 $253,223 $9.08 3,478
5   Split Second David Baldacci Hachette Audio 37 $399,925 $19.38 1,864
6   The Eighth Sister: A Thriller (Charles Jenkins Book 1) Robert Dugoni Thomas & Mercer 44 $116,229 $5.99 812
7   A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel Amor Towles Penguin Books; Reprint edition 74 $169,921 $10.76 10,295
8   Fatal Affair (The Fatal Series Book 1) Marie Force Carina Press; Original edition 81 $105,884 $6.99 1,928
9   Tom Clancy Duty and Honor: A Jack Ryan Jr. Novel Grant Blackwood Random House Audio 103 $424,242 $31.50 1,085
10   Deeper Than the Dead Tami Hoag Random House Audio 108 $471,832 $35.93 615
11   The Escape Artist Brad Meltzer Hachette Audio 134 $344,533 $29.65 808
12   The Killer Collective Barry Eisler Thomas & Mercer 143 $22,232 $1.99 2,117
13   The Rescue (Ryan Decker Book 1) Steven Konkoly Thomas & Mercer 166 $50,578 $4.99 1,468
14   The New Girl: A Novel (Gabriel Allon Book 19) Daniel Silva Harper 209 $124,656 $14.99 0
15   A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel Amor Towles Penguin Books 215 $106,569 $12.99 10,294
16   Red Square: A Novel Martin Cruz Smith Ballantine Books; Reprint edition 218 $16,158 $1.99 135
17   The First Lady James Patterson Grand Central Publishing 230 $94,673 $11.99 416
18   The Girl Who Lived: A Thrilling Suspense Novel Christopher Greyson Greyson Media; 1 edition 297 $67,971 $9.99 1,207
19   Fatal Justice (The Fatal Series Book 2) Marie Force Carina Press; Original edition 298 $47,364 $6.99 763
20   The Mask Collectors: A Novel Ruvanee Pietersz Vilhauer Little A 314 $32,694 $4.99 44

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