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

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$70,489
  The median book price
$10
Bestseller's daily sales
1937
50th book's daily sales
87
Average number of pages per book
416
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

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

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 5 words:

  • The Cleaner (John Milton Series Book 1)
  • Mission Critical (Gray Man Book 8)
  • The Power of the Dog
  • The Moscow Offensive: A Novel
  • Red Sparrow: A Novel
  • Indie success
  • 8%
  • Volatility
  • 60%
  • New releases
  • 32%
  • KDP Select
  • 48%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#11

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>Mark Dawson

 1098

#1

#35

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>Barry Eisler

 1219

#2

#36

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>Joseph Finder

 20083

#3

#657

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>Mark Dawson

 0

#48

#954

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>Barry Eisler

 398

#49

#1108

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>Joseph Finder

 71

#50

Top 20 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   The Killer Collective Barry Eisler Thomas & Mercer 11 $284,190 $4.99 1,098
2   The Cleaner (John Milton Series Book 1) Mark Dawson Unputdownable 35 $100,321 $4.79 1,219
3   A Game of Thrones: A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1 George R. R. Martin Random House Audio 36 $656,208 $31.50 20,083
4   Mission Critical Mark Greaney Audible Studios 42 $591,213 $29.95 0
5   The Chef James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 44 $290,865 $14.99 0
6   The Keeper of Lost Causes: The First Department Q Novel (Department Q Series Book 1) Jussi Adler-Olsen Dutton 52 $255,218 $13.98 974
7   Mission Critical (Gray Man Book 8) Mark Greaney Berkley 69 $439,236 $27.00 0
8   Betrayal Tim Tigner Unknown 71 $134,844 $8.39 2,913
9   The Power of the Dog Don Winslow Vintage Crime/Black Lizard; Reprint edition 77 $262,928 $16.95 907
10   The Moscow Offensive: A Novel Dale Brown William Morrow 81 $30,144 $1.99 47
11   The Power of the Dog Don Winslow Blackstone Audio, Inc. 97 $437,055 $31.47 907
12   Red Sparrow: A Novel Jason Matthews Simon & Schuster Audio 101 $476,143 $34.99 3,131
13   The Atlantis Gene: A Thriller (The Origin Mystery, Book 1) A.G. Riddle LEGION; 1 edition 113 $46,038 $3.59 15,558
14   The Trident Deception: A Novel Rick Campbell St. Martin's Press; Reissue edition 138 $30,273 $2.65 526
15   The Power of the Dog (Power of the Dog Series Book 1) Don Winslow Vintage Crime/Black Lizard 164 $102,097 $9.99 907
16   Mosaic (Breakthrough Book 5) Michael C. Grumley Self published 177 $67,719 $6.99 125
17   The Killer Collective Barry Eisler Brilliance Audio 223 $200,819 $24.99 1,096
18   The Girl Who Lived: A Thrilling Suspense Novel Christopher Greyson Greyson Media; 1 edition 310 $66,013 $9.99 1,046
19   Twist of Faith (Ava Saunders Book 1) Ellen J. Green Thomas & Mercer 320 $32,220 $4.96 2,427
20   Reamde: A Novel Neal Stephenson William Morrow; Reprint edition 327 $76,544 $11.99 1,019

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