Books > Teens > Literature & Fiction > Short Stories  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$3,077
  The median book price
$11
Bestseller's daily sales
61
50th book's daily sales
1
Average number of pages per book
229
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

juvenile > fiction > short stories
100.0%
juvenile > fiction > humorous stories
75.0%
juvenile > fiction > stories in verse
67.08%
juvenile > fiction > mysteries & detective stories
67.08%

No keywords required to publish in this category

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy
  • Stars Above: A Lunar Chronicles Collection
  • Wayside School Gets a Little Stranger
  • Ghosts of the Shadow Market
  • Broken Throne: A Red Queen Collection
  • Indie success
  • 8%
  • Volatility
  • 25%
  • New releases
  • 21%
  • KDP Select
  • 16%

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#1,809

kindle best category lists

>Cassandra Clare

 225

#1

#3,528

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>Cassandra Clare

 489

#2

#5,057

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>Ibi Zoboi

 11

#3

#48,829

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>Lamar Giles

 43

#48

#63,766

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>Indiana Wake

 7

#49

#70,205

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>S. M. James

 3

#50

Top 20 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy Cassandra Clare Simon & Schuster Audio 1,809 $47,806 $27.99 225
2   The Bane Chronicles Cassandra Clare Simon & Schuster Audio 3,528 $26,646 $27.99 489
3   Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America Ibi Zoboi Balzer + Bray 5,057 $10,074 $17.99 11
4   Abhorsen Garth Nix Listening Library 5,985 $11,760 $28.00 1,633
5   The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic Leigh Bardugo Imprint 7,595 $3,709 $10.19 170
6   Stars Above: A Lunar Chronicles Collection Marissa Meyer Macmillan Audio 8,015 $10,188 $27.99 354
7   Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies (Kindle Single) (Pottermore Presents Book 1) J.K. Rowling Pottermore Publishing 8,455 $1,088 $2.99 949
8   Wayside School Gets a Little Stranger Louis Sachar HarperCollins; Reissue edition 8,477 $2,544 $6.99 86
9   Ghosts of the Shadow Market Cassandra Clare Margaret K. McElderry Books 9,118 $8,396 $24.99 0
10   Short Stories from Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists (Kindle Single) (Pottermore Presents Book 2) J.K. Rowling Pottermore Publishing 12,314 $1,005 $3.59 692
11   Hogwarts: An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide (Kindle Single) (Pottermore Presents Book 3) J.K. Rowling Pottermore Publishing 12,355 $954 $3.41 678
12   Seedfolks Paul Fleischman HarperTrophy; 1 edition 12,659 $2,517 $8.99 284
13   The Irish Getaway: A Kennedy Boys Optional Short Novel and Bonus Scenes (The Kennedy Boys) Siobhan Davis Self published 13,202 $837 $2.99 83
14   The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic Leigh Bardugo Imprint; 1st edition 13,390 $5,317 $18.99 170
15   Son of the Dawn (Ghosts of the Shadow Market Book 1) Cassandra Clare Shadow Market Enterprises, Inc. 13,780 $949 $3.39 97
16   Broken Throne: A Red Queen Collection Victoria Aveyard HarperTeen 15,116 $5,037 $19.99 0
17   Stars Above: A Lunar Chronicles Collection (The Lunar Chronicles) Marissa Meyer Square Fish; Reprint edition 15,605 $2,769 $10.99 354
18   Cuentos de buenas noches para niñas rebeldes (Spanish Edition) Favilli Planeta Publishing 18,164 $2,452 $10.95 100
19   Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories Roald Dahl Farrar, Straus and Giroux 19,554 $3,360 $15.00 97
20   Ghosts of the Shadow Market Cassandra Clare Margaret K. McElderry Books 21,332 $2,546 $12.99 0

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