Books > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Writing  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$461
  The median book price
$16
Bestseller's daily sales
75
50th book's daily sales
1
Average number of pages per book
285
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
No

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > science fiction > hard science fiction
66.82%
nonfiction > literary criticism > science fiction & fantasy
61.24%
juvenile > fiction > science fiction
61.24%
fiction > science fiction > steampunk
61.24%

Keyword requirement

science fiction, dystopian

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 11 words:

  • Blank Comic Book: Variety of Templates, 2-9 panel layouts, draw your own Comics
  • Wonderbook (Revised and Expanded): The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction
  • Writers of the Future Vol 34: #1 Bestselling Sci-Fi & Fantasy Anthology
  • The Art of Language Invention: From Horse-Lords to Dark Elves, the Words Behind World-Building
  • The Guide to Writing Fantasy and Science Fiction: 6 Steps to Writing and Publishing Your Bestseller!
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 23%
  • New releases
  • 23%
  • KDP Select
  • 6%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

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>Jeff VanderMeer

 63

#1

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>Story Pirates

 125

#2

#3136

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>Paul Ruditis

 40

#3

#102599

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>Jeff VanderMeer

 20

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>Story Pirates

 16

#49

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>Paul Ruditis

 46

#50

Top 20 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   Blank Comic Book (Draw Your Own Comics): A Large Notebook and Sketchbook for Kids and Adults to Draw Comics and Journal Lux Reads CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 1,196 $13,082 $5.99 63
2   Blank Comic Book: Variety of Templates, 2-9 panel layouts, draw your own Comics Comic Drawing Books CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 3,127 $6,541 $5.99 125
3   The Wave in the Mind: Talks and Essays on the Writer, the Reader, and the Imagination Ursula K. Le Guin Shambhala 3,136 $3,265 $2.99 40
4   Wonderbook (Revised and Expanded): The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction Jeff VanderMeer Harry N. Abrams 26,796 $4,198 $24.99 20
5   Writers of the Future Vol 34: #1 Bestselling Sci-Fi & Fantasy Anthology L. Ron Hubbard Galaxy Press 27,488 $1,342 $7.99 70
6   The Art of Language Invention: From Horse-Lords to Dark Elves, the Words Behind World-Building David J. Peterson Penguin Books 53,672 $1,008 $18.00 58
7   The Wave in the Mind: Talks and Essays on the Writer, the Reader, and the Imagination Ursula K. Le Guin Shambhala 62,707 $642 $22.95 40
8   The Guide to Writing Fantasy and Science Fiction: 6 Steps to Writing and Publishing Your Bestseller! Philip Athans Adams Media 65,577 $335 $11.99 56
9   Writers of the Future Vol 34: #1 Bestselling Sci-Fi & Fantasy Short Stories of the Year L. Ron Hubbard Galaxy Press 73,120 $446 $15.95 70
10   The Possibility of an Island (Vintage International) Michel Houellebecq Vintage 73,468 $476 $17.00 57
11   Third Grade Mermaid Peter Raymundo Scholastic Press 74,623 $363 $12.99 52
12   Writing Fantasy & Science Fiction: How to Create Out-of-This-World Novels and Short Stories Orson Scott Card Writer's Digest Books 82,219 $559 $19.99 25
13   The Creative Writer's Toolbelt Handbook: Everything you need to be a better writer and produce great work Andrew J Chamberlain CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 87,460 $419 $14.99 8
14   Haunted Heart Lisa Rogak Griffin 87,928 $671 $23.99 31
15   The Leaning Girl (Obscure Cities) Benoit Peeters IDW Publishing 90,247 $839 $29.99 15
16   Firefly: A Celebration (Anniversary Edition) Joss Whedon Titan Books 93,426 $1,398 $49.95 352
17   Archy and Mehitabel Don Marquis Anchor 93,622 $420 $15.00 105
18   Wonderbook (Revised and Expanded): The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction Jeff VanderMeer Abrams Image 102,599 $279 $9.99 20
19   The Story Pirates Present: Stuck in the Stone Age Story Pirates Rodale Kids 107,083 $391 $13.99 16
20   The Star Trek Book: Strange New Worlds Boldly Explained (Big Ideas) Paul Ruditis DK 115,979 $700 $25.00 46

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