Books > Literature & Fiction > African American > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$753
  The median book price
$3
Bestseller's daily sales
41
50th book's daily sales
4
Average number of pages per book
270
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > african american > mystery & detective
63.25%
fiction > mystery & detective > international mystery & crime
50.0%
nonfiction > poetry > american > african american
40.09%
nonfiction > drama > american > african american
40.09%

Keyword requirement

thriller, mystery, suspense

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 5 words:

  • The Cartel Deluxe Edition: Books 1-3
  • When the Heart Turns Cold 1 & 2
  • We Out Here Boxset
  • Wired Courage (Paradise Crime Book 9)
  • The Tangled Woods (Dark Corners collection)
  • Indie success
  • 30%
  • Volatility
  • 30%
  • New releases
  • 27%
  • KDP Select
  • 78%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#1854

kindle best category lists

>James Patterson

 48

#1

#3021

kindle best category lists

>B.M. Hardin

 1362

#2

#3479

kindle best category lists

>Raven Rivers

 252

#3

#20417

kindle best category lists

>James Patterson

 692

#48

#34911

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>B.M. Hardin

 316

#49

#35066

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>Raven Rivers

 13

#50

Top 20 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   A Rage in Harlem: A Grave Digger & Coffin Ed Novel Chester Himes Audible Studios 1,854 $25,116 $14.95 48
2   Between Black and White (McMurtrie and Drake Legal Thrillers Book 2) Robert Bailey Thomas & Mercer 3,021 $8,942 $7.79 1,362
3   Devil in a Blue Dress: An Easy Rawlins Mystery Walter Mosley Audible Studios 3,479 $21,511 $21.95 252
4   The Messy Babymomma Club Box Set: Parts 1-5 Blackbyrd Self published 5,130 $526 $0.99 6
5   Underground Airlines Ben H. Winters Mulholland Books 5,812 $4,195 $9.99 418
6   The Marriage Bed Lakisha Johnson Twins Write 2 7,859 $724 $1.99 141
7   Chased Lakisha Johnson Twins Write 2 8,019 $458 $1.26 39
8   The Cartel Deluxe Edition: Books 1-3 Ashley & JaQuavis Urban Books; Deluxe edition 9,484 $5,708 $16.99 43
9   The Forgotten Wife Lakisha Johnson Twins Write 2 9,614 $352 $1.05 286
10   THE DAMNED, THE JACKAL, AND THE COCOPUFF PIMP: Case File:04; A Keagan Handcuffs and Lace Mystery Christine Gray After Hours Publications 10,167 $1,004 $2.99 15
11   When the Heart Turns Cold 1 & 2 Charlotte Marshall Murray Nayberry Publications 12,160 $304 $0.99 39
12   We Out Here Boxset Karizma Keys King Benjamin King Benjamin Presents 12,487 $277 $0.99 1
13   Wired Courage (Paradise Crime Book 9) Toby Neal Neal Enterprises, Inc 12,838 $1,419 $5.07 98
14   The Tangled Woods (Dark Corners collection) Emily Raboteau Self published 12,903 $568 $2.03 98
15   Foul Play Alycia Morris Self published 12,938 $333 $1.19 0
16   Savages and Side bitches: 1-4 Karizma Keys King Benjamin Presents 13,319 $313 $1.12 56
17   Redemption: Earth's Cry ( Book-2) Edwina Fort Self published 13,452 $1,341 $4.79 41
18   CNA Hoe Dreams Quan Millz Ms. Bam 5StarLit 14,253 $277 $0.99 61
19   Give Him Back B.M. Hardin Savvily Published LLC 14,560 $1,005 $3.59 545
20   Give Him Back 2: Kemp & Satin B.M. Hardin Savvily Published LLC 14,588 $849 $3.37 169

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