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

Monthly median sales (top 20)
$84,601
  Book's median price
$12
Bestseller's daily sales
647
50th's book daily sales
84
Average number of pages/book
394
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

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

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • The Girl Who Lived: A Thrilling Suspense Novel
  • Justice Lost (Darren Street Book 3)
  • The Alice Network: A Novel
  • The President Is Missing: A Novel
  • The President Is Missing
  • Indie success
  • 20%
  • Volatility
  • 43%
  • New releases
  • 37%

#1

kindle best category lists

>George R. R. Martin

 9857

#2

kindle best category lists

>James Patterson

 139

#3

kindle best category lists

>Marc Cameron

 22

#48

kindle best category lists

>Kate Quinn

 2462

#49

kindle best category lists

>Christopher Greyson

 927

#50

kindle best category lists

>James Patterson

 170

Top 15 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   A Game of Thrones: A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1 George R. R. Martin Random House Audio 39 $638,568 $31.50 9857
2   Target: Alex Cross James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 52 $273,657 $14.99 139
3   Tom Clancy Oath of Office: Jack Ryan Novel Series, Book 19 Marc Cameron Random House Audio 103 $471,380 $35.00 22
4   Target: Alex Cross James Patterson Hachette Audio 124 $374,535 $30.75 138
5   The Defendants: A Legal Thriller (Thaddeus Murfee Legal Thriller Series Book 1) John Ellsworth Self published 131 $58,822 $4.99 862
6   Target: Alex Cross James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 134 $336,980 $29.00 138
7   The President Is Missing Bill Clinton Hachette Audio 149 $335,364 $30.79 5048
8   The Girl at the Border: A Novel Leslie Archer Lake Union Publishing 154 $53,093 $4.99 28
9   The President Is Missing: A Novel James Patterson Little, Brown and Company and Knopf 169 $299,880 $30.00 5048
10   The Alice Network: A Novel Kate Quinn HarperAudio 212 $263,741 $31.93 2462
11   Greatest Enemy: An Action Thriller Novel (David Rivers Book 1) Jason Kasper Self published 291 $27,483 $3.99 287
12   Dead Even Brad Meltzer HarperCollins e-books 301 $13,428 $1.99 205
13   The Silent Woman: The USA TODAY BESTSELLER - a gripping historical fiction (Cat Carlisle, Book 1) Terry Lynn Thomas HQ Digital 387 $5,599 $0.99 221
14   The Girl Who Lived: A Thrilling Suspense Novel Christopher Greyson Greyson Media 405 $54,545 $9.99 927
15   Tom Clancy Oath of Office (A Jack Ryan Novel) Marc Cameron G.P. Putnam's Sons 572 $119,081 $29.95 22

Recurrent ideas in the top 20 books: