Books > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Writing  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$341
  The median book price
$12
Bestseller's daily sales
53
50th book's daily sales
1
Average number of pages per book
257
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

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 9 words:

  • On Writing and Worldbuilding: Volume I
  • Wonderbook (Revised and Expanded): The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction
  • How to Write Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • The Possibility of an Island (Vintage International)
  • 5,000 WRITING PROMPTS: A Master List of Plot Ideas, Creative Exercises, and More
  • Indie success
  • 12%
  • Volatility
  • 24%
  • New releases
  • 12%
  • KDP Select
  • 4%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#2,213

kindle best category lists

 78

>Lux Reads

#4,056

kindle best category lists

 145

>Comic Drawing Books

#10,225

kindle best category lists

 61

>David J. Peterson

#209,337

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>Story Pirates

 19

#268,701

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>Edgar Allan Poe

 3

#270,526

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>Ellen Conford

 4

Front-page 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 Self published 2,213 $8,889 $5.99 78
2   Blank Comic Book: Variety of Templates, 2-9 panel layouts, draw your own Comics Comic Drawing Books Self published 4,056 $4,863 $5.99 145
3   The Art of Language Invention: From Horse-Lords to Dark Elves, the Words Behind World-Building David J. Peterson Penguin Books 10,225 $3,749 $11.16 61
4   On Writing and Worldbuilding: Volume I Timothy Hickson Self published 12,470 $1,400 $5.00 0
5   Wonderbook (Revised and Expanded): The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction Jeff VanderMeer Harry N. Abrams; Revised, Expanded, Illustrated edition 27,166 $2,854 $16.99 24
6   How to Write Science Fiction & Fantasy Orson Scott Card Writer's Digest Books; New Edition edition 31,113 $1,675 $11.97 216
7   The Bar Code Tattoo Suzanne Weyn Scholastic Paperbacks; Reprint edition 41,770 $793 $9.45 133
8   The Guide to Writing Fantasy and Science Fiction: 6 Steps to Writing and Publishing Your Bestseller! Philip Athans Adams Media 44,380 $1,007 $11.99 58
9   The Possibility of an Island (Vintage International) Michel Houellebecq Vintage; Reprint edition 49,911 $756 $13.51 56
10   5,000 WRITING PROMPTS: A Master List of Plot Ideas, Creative Exercises, and More Bryn Donovan Munds Park Publishing 53,382 $895 $15.99 28
11   Archy and Mehitabel Don Marquis Anchor; Reprint edition 60,410 $420 $15.00 105
12   The Art of the Story: An International Anthology of Contemporary Short Stories Daniel Halpern Penguin Books; 1 edition 64,395 $481 $17.21 47
13   Idea Jar Adam Lehrhaupt Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books 72,751 $204 $7.29 6
14   Message from the Shadows: Selected Stories Antonio Tabucchi Archipelago 74,451 $341 $12.19 0
15   The Art of Language Invention: From Horse-Lords to Dark Elves, the Words Behind World-Building David J. Peterson Penguin Books 77,967 $419 $14.99 61
16   Firefly: A Celebration (Anniversary Edition) Joss Whedon Titan Books; Anniversary edition 83,561 $805 $28.75 355
17   The Story Pirates Present: Stuck in the Stone Age Story Pirates Random House Books for Young Readers 86,440 $274 $9.79 19
18   Third Grade Mermaid Peter Raymundo Scholastic Press 87,011 $320 $11.45 54
19   Writing Fantasy & Science Fiction: How to Create Out-of-This-World Novels and Short Stories Orson Scott Card Writer's Digest Books; Second edition 89,126 $463 $16.56 26
20   Dentro de mi imaginación (Inside My Imagination) (Spanish Edition) Marta Arteaga Cuento de Luz 91,813 $369 $13.19 5

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