Books > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Thrillers & Suspense > Crime  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$86,231
  The median book price
$6
Bestseller's daily sales
2034
50th book's daily sales
225
Average number of pages per book
364
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
No

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > thrillers > suspense
61.24%
fiction > thrillers > crime
40.82%
fiction > romance > suspense
40.82%
fiction > christian > suspense
40.82%

Keyword requirement

thriller, mystery, suspense

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • A Killer's Mind (Zoe Bentley Mystery Book 1)
  • A Prisoner of Birth: A Novel
  • The Reckoning: A Novel
  • A Case of Need: A Novel
  • The Wedding Guest: An Alex Delaware Novel
  • Indie success
  • 7%
  • Volatility
  • 43%
  • New releases
  • 50%
  • KDP Select
  • 60%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#11

kindle best category lists

>James Patterson

 1098

#1

#12

kindle best category lists

>Christopher Greyson

 78

#2

#17

kindle best category lists

>Simon Gervais

 448

#3

#297

kindle best category lists

>James Patterson

 108

#48

#310

kindle best category lists

>Christopher Greyson

 1046

#49

#364

kindle best category lists

>Simon Gervais

 789

#50

Top 20 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   The Killer Collective Barry Eisler Thomas & Mercer 11 $284,190 $4.99 1,098
2   Freedom Road William Lashner Thomas & Mercer 12 $324,873 $5.99 78
3   The Perfect Child Lucinda Berry Thomas & Mercer 17 $216,566 $4.99 448
4   A Killer's Mind (Zoe Bentley Mystery Book 1) Mike Omer Thomas & Mercer 18 $67,033 $1.61 4,316
5   A Prisoner of Birth: A Novel Jeffrey Archer St. Martin's Press; Reprint edition 19 $79,512 $1.99 797
6   The Good Nurse: A True Story of Medicine, Madness, and Murder Charles Graeber Hachette Audio 29 $305,206 $11.39 736
7   The Silent Patient Alex Michaelides Celadon Books 38 $254,886 $12.47 264
8   Girls of Glass Brianna Labuskes Thomas & Mercer 40 $112,827 $5.62 343
9   The Chef James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 44 $290,865 $14.99 0
10   The Reckoning: A Novel John Grisham Random House Audio 50 $583,002 $31.50 3,767
11   The Keeper of Lost Causes: The First Department Q Novel (Department Q Series Book 1) Jussi Adler-Olsen Dutton 52 $255,218 $13.98 974
12   Connections in Death: An Eve Dallas Novel (In Death, Book 48) J. D. Robb St. Martin's Press 53 $271,558 $14.99 302
13   A Case of Need: A Novel Michael Crichton Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller 59 $208,146 $11.99 1,573
14   The Wedding Guest: An Alex Delaware Novel Jonathan Kellerman Ballantine Books 66 $248,474 $14.99 162
15   A Merciful Fate (Mercy Kilpatrick Book 5) Kendra Elliot Montlake Romance 76 $112,135 $7.19 386
16   Close to the Bone (Widow's Island Novella Book 1) Kendra Elliot Montlake Romance 95 $41,943 $2.99 450
17   Ninth and Nowhere Jeffery Deaver Self published 104 $32,859 $2.45 86
18   Gavriil: A Mafia Romance (Stepanov Mafia) Zoey Parker Self published 111 $51,614 $3.99 56
19   Her Last Day (Jessie Cole Book 1) T.R. Ragan Thomas & Mercer 131 $58,822 $4.99 334
20   The Reckoning: A Novel John Grisham Doubleday 137 $206,525 $17.99 3,794

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