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

Monthly median sales (top 20)
$9,719
  Book's median price
$4
Bestseller's daily sales
1264
50th's book daily sales
34
Average number of pages/book
336
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Matching KDP categories

  • fiction->thrillers->suspense  -  57.74%
  • fiction->thrillers->crime  -  38.49%
  • fiction->romance->suspense  -  38.49%
  • fiction->christian->suspense  -  38.49%

Keyword requirement

thriller, mystery, suspense

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • Stranger in the Woods: A Tense Psychological Thriller
  • Minutes to Kill (Scarlet Falls Book 2)
  • Seconds to Live (Scarlet Falls Book 3)
  • The Couple Next Door: A Novel
  • The Butterfly Garden (The Collector Book 1)
  • Indie success
  • 7%
  • Volatility
  • 40%
  • New releases
  • 33%

#1

kindle best category lists

>Shannon Kirk

 313

#2

kindle best category lists

>L.T. Vargus

 864

#3

kindle best category lists

>Anni Taylor

 113

#48

kindle best category lists

>Shari Lapena

 4136

#49

kindle best category lists

>Lee Child

 2361

#50

kindle best category lists

>Anna Willett

 1

Top 15 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   Method 15/33 Shannon Kirk Oceanview Publishing 60 $17,075 $0.99 313
2   Dead End Girl: A Gripping Serial Killer Thriller (Violet Darger FBI Thriller Book 1) L.T. Vargus Smarmy Press 167 $50,299 $4.99 864
3   Stranger in the Woods: A Tense Psychological Thriller Anni Taylor Self published 215 $8,121 $0.99 113
4   Cut and Run Mary Burton Montlake Romance 335 $37,737 $5.99 263
5   Seconds to Live (Scarlet Falls Book 3) Melinda Leigh Montlake Romance 718 $6,017 $1.99 989
6   Minutes to Kill (Scarlet Falls Book 2) Melinda Leigh Montlake Romance 736 $5,794 $1.99 1198
7   Flagstaff Station (Thaddeus Murfee Legal Thriller Series Book 11) John Ellsworth Self published 773 $13,413 $4.99 90
8   The Butterfly Garden (The Collector Book 1) Dot Hutchison Thomas & Mercer 810 $5,237 $1.99 15006
9   Pretty Girls Dancing Kylie Brant Thomas & Mercer 939 $4,903 $1.99 2190
10   A Dangerous Man (An Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Novel Book 18) Robert Crais G.P. Putnam's Sons 985 $36,095 $14.99 0
11   Finding Claire Fletcher (A Claire Fletcher and Detective Parks Mystery Book 1) Lisa Regan Thomas & Mercer 992 $12,015 $4.99 931
12   Forgotten Secrets (Singing River Book 1) Robin Perini Montlake Romance 1525 $3,788 $1.99 964
13   Glimpse of Death: A Riveting Serial Killer Thriller Leslie Wolfe Italics Publishing 1538 $7,596 $3.99 510
14   Midnight Sacrifice Melinda Leigh Montlake Romance 1596 $3,677 $1.99 934
15   Red War (A Mitch Rapp Novel) Vince Flynn Atria/Emily Bestler Books 1675 $51,950 $28.99 346

Recurrent ideas in the top 20 books: