Books -> Science Fiction & Fantasy -> Science Fiction -> History & Criticism  

Monthly median sales (top 20)
$3,774
  Book's median price
$22
Bestseller's daily sales
12
50th's book daily sales
1
Average number of pages/book
325
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Matching KDP categories

  • fiction->science fiction->hard science fiction  -  80.58%
  • nonfiction->literary criticism->science fiction & fantasy  -  73.85%
  • juvenile->fiction->science fiction  -  73.85%
  • fiction->science fiction->steampunk  -  73.85%

Keyword requirement

science fiction, dystopian

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 13 words:

  • Strange Stars: David Bowie, Pop Music, and the Decade Sci-Fi Exploded
  • The World of Robert Jordan's The Wheel of Time
  • Gods of Thrones: A Pilgrim's Guide to the Religions of Ice and Fire
  • The History of the Hobbit: Mr Baggins and Return to Bag-End
  • The Outlandish Companion (Revised and Updated): Companion to Outlander, Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager, and Drums of Autumn
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 27%
  • New releases
  • 30%

#1

kindle best category lists

>Diana Gabaldon

 235

#2

kindle best category lists

>Alec Nevala-Lee

 20

#3

kindle best category lists

>J. R. R. Tolkien

 29

#48

kindle best category lists

>Jason Heller

 5

#49

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>Neil Mulholland Ph.D.

 27

#50

kindle best category lists

>J.R.R. Tolkien

 23

Top 15 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   The Outlandish Companion Volume Two: Companion to The Fiery Cross, A Breath of Snow and Ashes, An Echo in the Bone, and Written in My Own Heart's Blood Diana Gabaldon Recorded Books 3910 $32,331 $38.49 235
2   Astounding: John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard, and the Golden Age of Science Fiction Alec Nevala-Lee Dey Street Books 5730 $1,255 $2.99 20
3   The History of the Hobbit: Mr Baggins and Return to Bag-End J. R. R. Tolkien HarperCollins 10545 $612 $1.99 29
4   The Outlandish Companion (Revised and Updated): Companion to Outlander, Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager, and Drums of Autumn Diana Gabaldon Delacorte Press 11042 $12,320 $40.00 793
5   Misfortune Teller (Sasha Urban Series Book 2) Dima Zales Mozaika Publications 12783 $1,117 $3.99 36
6   Astounding: John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard, and the Golden Age of Science Fiction Alec Nevala-Lee Dey Street Books 13409 $8,117 $28.99 20
7   The Outlandish Companion Volume Two: The Companion to The Fiery Cross, A Breath of Snow and Ashes, An Echo in the Bone, and Written in My Own Heart's Blood (Outlander) Diana Gabaldon Delacorte Press 13934 $11,200 $40.00 235
8   The Steampunk Bible: An Illustrated Guide to the World of Imaginary Airships, Corsets and Goggles, Mad Scientists, and Strange Literature Jeff VanderMeer Harry N. Abrams 16487 $6,287 $24.95 172
9   Star Wars: The Essential Atlas Daniel Wallace Del Rey 18523 $7,392 $33.00 105
10   Gods of Thrones: A Pilgrim's Guide to the Religions of Ice and Fire A.Ron Hubbard Independently published 23224 $3,134 $15.99 70
11   The World of All Souls: The Complete Guide to A Discovery of Witches, Shadow of Night, and The Book of Life (All Souls Trilogy) Deborah Harkness Viking 25580 $6,720 $40.00 59
12   The Wheel of Time Companion: The People, Places, and History of the Bestselling Series Robert Jordan Tor Books 25892 $3,358 $19.99 114
13   The Case of Beasts: Explore the Film Wizardry of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Mark Salisbury Harper Design 25935 $7,560 $45.00 145
14   The Cthulhu Mythos Encyclopedia Daniel Harms Elder Signs Press 26444 $3,015 $17.95 70
15   The Ultimate Harry Potter and Philosophy: Hogwarts for Muggles William Irwin Wiley 28769 $3,183 $18.95 64

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