Books > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$71,955
  The median book price
$5
Bestseller's daily sales
3477
50th book's daily sales
129
Average number of pages per book
385
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > science fiction > hard science fiction
89.09%
juvenile > fiction > science fiction
81.65%
fiction > science fiction > steampunk
81.65%
fiction > science fiction > military
81.65%

Keyword requirement

science fiction, dystopian

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • Deathtrap: Expeditionary Force Mavericks, Book 1
  • The Man of Legends
  • Bone Music (The Burning Girl Book 1)
  • The Yiddish Policemen's Union: A Novel
  • Shockwave (Star Kingdom Book 1)
  • Indie success
  • 12%
  • Volatility
  • 20%
  • New releases
  • 48%
  • KDP Select
  • 56%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#3

kindle best category lists

 20390

>George R. R. Martin

#5

kindle best category lists

 2167

>Dean Koontz

#20

kindle best category lists

 14404

>Margaret Atwood

#702

kindle best category lists

>Philip K. Dick

 2787

#716

kindle best category lists

>N.C. Reed

 44

#758

kindle best category lists

>Andrew Mayne

 5866

Front-page 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 3 $3,066,714 $31.50 20,390
2   Watchers Dean Koontz Brilliance Audio 5 $2,443,585 $29.99 2,167
3   The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 20 $383,216 $9.99 14,404
4   Deathtrap: Expeditionary Force Mavericks, Book 1 Craig Alanson Blue Heron Audio 43 $488,321 $24.95 15
5   A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1) George R. R. Martin Bantam; Reprint edition 45 $175,880 $9.13 20,389
6   The Dispatcher John Scalzi Audible Studios 54 $142,909 $7.95 276
7   The Man of Legends Kenneth Johnson 47North 66 $82,714 $4.99 3,413
8   A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1) George R. R. Martin Bantam 68 $32,596 $1.99 20,390
9   Bone Music (The Burning Girl Book 1) Christopher Rice Thomas & Mercer 79 $30,478 $1.99 1,684
10   Mama and the Alien Warrior: Treasured by the Alien Honey Phillips Self published 84 $44,539 $2.99 115
11   Skyward Brandon Sanderson Audible Studios 95 $490,278 $34.95 729
12   Swing Shift William D. Arand William D. Arand; 1 edition 96 $69,720 $4.99 213
13   The Yiddish Policemen's Union: A Novel Michael Chabon HarperAudio 159 $320,708 $30.79 882
14   Dune Frank Herbert Macmillan Audio 188 $444,215 $47.93 3,387
15   Ep.#12 - "A Price Too High" (The Frontiers Saga - Part 2: Rogue Castes) Ryk Brown Frontiers Saga Publishing Inc 215 $40,937 $4.99 5
16   Shockwave (Star Kingdom Book 1) Lindsay Buroker Self published 228 $7,872 $0.99 38
17   Winter World (The Long Winter Book 1) A.G. Riddle Legion Books 229 $39,540 $4.99 464
18   The Long List Anthology Volume 4: More Stories From the Hugo Award Nomination List (The Long List Anthology Series) David Steffen Diabolical Plots, LLC 240 $7,650 $0.99 0
19   The Atlantis Gene: A Thriller (The Origin Mystery, Book 1) A.G. Riddle Legion Books; 1 edition 268 $32,706 $4.51 15,751
20   One Word Kill (Impossible Times Book 1) Mark Lawrence 47North 296 $33,951 $4.99 291

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