Books > Literature & Fiction > Historical Fiction > Thrillers  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$60,741
  The median book price
$13
Bestseller's daily sales
608
50th book's daily sales
32
Average number of pages per book
466
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

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

Keyword requirement

mystery, thriller, suspense

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 5 words:

  • A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel
  • The Man of Legends
  • Shadow of Night: A Novel
  • Shadow on the Crown: A Novel
  • The All Souls Trilogy Boxed Set
  • Indie success
  • 8%
  • Volatility
  • 13%
  • New releases
  • 38%
  • KDP Select
  • 28%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#48

kindle best category lists

 489

>Margaret Atwood

#65

kindle best category lists

 10290

>Amor Towles

#136

kindle best category lists

 1131

>Sarah Waters

#1,361

kindle best category lists

>Faith Martin

 83

#3,315

kindle best category lists

>Ted Halstead

 206

#3,780

kindle best category lists

>Stuart Turton

 410

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   Alias Grace Margaret Atwood Audible Studios 48 $751,699 $39.95 489
2   A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel Amor Towles Penguin Books; Reprint edition 65 $226,956 $13.60 10,290
3   Fingersmith Sarah Waters Recorded Books 136 $484,396 $41.99 1,131
4   The Man of Legends Kenneth Johnson 47North 150 $54,071 $4.99 3,415
5   The Cold Dish: A Walt Longmire Mystery Craig Johnson Recorded Books 185 $360,848 $38.47 1,782
6   A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel Amor Towles Penguin Books 197 $116,026 $12.99 10,291
7   Her Royal Spyness Rhys Bowen Audible Studios 219 $178,234 $21.95 671
8   Shadow of Night: A Novel Deborah Harkness Penguin Audio 264 $332,514 $45.50 3,785
9   Shadow on the Crown: A Novel Patricia Bracewell Penguin Audio 274 $174,930 $24.50 183
10   The Interior: A Red Princess Mystery (Red Princess Mysteries Book 2) Lisa See Random House 342 $12,314 $1.99 107
11   The Point of Light (Historical Fiction Book 1) John Ellsworth Self published 379 $11,478 $1.99 228
12   The All Souls Trilogy Boxed Set Deborah Harkness Penguin Books; Reprint edition 445 $165,672 $32.69 225
13   The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America Erik Larson Random House Audio 542 $135,084 $31.95 5,893
14   A Discovery of Witches: A Novel (All Souls Trilogy, Book 1) Deborah Harkness Penguin Books; Reprint edition 554 $45,234 $10.99 6,323
15   The Kremlin Conspiracy Joel C. Rosenberg Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 619 $39,930 $10.97 929
16   Shadow of Night: A Novel (All Souls Trilogy, Book 2) Deborah Harkness Penguin Books 659 $47,398 $13.99 3,785
17   Cemetery Road: A Novel Greg Iles William Morrow 785 $34,553 $12.99 713
18   A Long Time Coming Aaron Elkins Thomas & Mercer 901 $5,014 $1.99 109
19   Tightrope Amanda Quick Berkley 915 $32,371 $12.99 57
20   The Road Beyond Ruin Gemma Liviero Lake Union Publishing 1,080 $11,457 $4.99 1,198

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