Books -> Science Fiction & Fantasy -> Science Fiction -> Short Stories  

Monthly median sales (top 20)
$5,374
  Book's median price
$16
Bestseller's daily sales
78
50th's book daily sales
5
Average number of pages/book
304
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Matching KDP categories

  • fiction->science fiction->hard science fiction  -  80.58%
  • juvenile->fiction->science fiction  -  73.85%
  • fiction->science fiction->steampunk  -  73.85%
  • fiction->science fiction->military  -  73.85%

Keyword requirement

science fiction, dystopian

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • From a Certain Point of View (Star Wars)
  • The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Vol. 1: 1929-1964
  • Artificial Condition: The Murderbot Diaries
  • Stories of Your Life and Others
  • Philip K. Dick: Four Novels of the 1960s
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 20%
  • New releases
  • 27%

#1

kindle best category lists

>H. P. Lovecraft

 528

#2

kindle best category lists

>Martha Wells

 843

#3

kindle best category lists

>Brandon Sanderson

 79

#48

kindle best category lists

>John Jackson Miller

 323

#49

kindle best category lists

>Nnedi Okorafor

 232

#50

kindle best category lists

>Octavia E. Butler

 187

Top 15 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   The Complete Fiction of H. P. Lovecraft (Chartwell Classics) H. P. Lovecraft Chartwell Books 3158 $16,369 $14.99 528
2   All Systems Red: The Murderbot Diaries Martha Wells Tor.com 3729 $13,431 $14.99 843
3   Legion: The Many Lives of Stephen Leeds Brandon Sanderson Tor Books 5053 $15,674 $27.99 79
4   How Long 'til Black Future Month?: Stories N. K. Jemisin Orbit 5668 $10,920 $26.00 14
5   Stories of Your Life and Others Ted Chiang Vintage 7690 $5,824 $16.00 880
6   From a Certain Point of View (Star Wars) Renée Ahdieh Del Rey 8497 $12,740 $35.00 216
7   Brave New World Aldous Huxley Everyman's Library 9190 $8,400 $25.00 2855
8   Artificial Condition: The Murderbot Diaries Martha Wells Tor.com 10638 $5,232 $16.99 322
9   Binti Nnedi Okorafor Tor.com 11131 $3,076 $9.99 669
10   The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Vol. 1: 1929-1964 Robert Silverberg Orb Books 11232 $7,080 $22.99 218
11   I, Robot Isaac Asimov Spectra 11296 $4,928 $16.00 648
12   The Year's Best Science Fiction: Thirty-Fifth Annual Collection Gardner Dozois St. Martin's Griffin 14292 $6,717 $23.99 25
13   Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2018 (The Best American Series (r)) N.K. Jemisin Best American Paper 14561 $4,477 $15.99 16
14   Rogue Protocol: The Murderbot Diaries Martha Wells Tor.com 15541 $4,533 $17.99 194
15   Exit Strategy: The Murderbot Diaries Martha Wells Tor.com 15617 $4,533 $17.99 174

Recurrent ideas in the top 20 books: