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

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$57,564
  The median book price
$5
Bestseller's daily sales
4698
50th book's daily sales
147
Average number of pages per book
368
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
No

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

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

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • Next Girl to Die (The Calderwood Cases Book 1)
  • One Small Sacrifice (Shadows of New York Book 1)
  • The 18th Abduction (Women's Murder Club)
  • Fatal Affair (The Fatal Series Book 1)
  • Neon Prey (A Prey Novel Book 29)
  • Indie success
  • 4%
  • Volatility
  • 24%
  • New releases
  • 56%
  • KDP Select
  • 64%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#2

kindle best category lists

 84

>Dea Poirier

#11

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 48

>Loreth Anne White

#14

kindle best category lists

 144

>Hilary Davidson

#655

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>J. R. Ellis

 237

#669

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>Jo Nesbo

 1664

#848

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>Remington Kane

 16

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   Next Girl to Die (The Calderwood Cases Book 1) Dea Poirier Thomas & Mercer 2 $548,820 $4.99 84
2   The Dark Bones Loreth Anne White Montlake Romance 11 $284,190 $4.99 48
3   One Small Sacrifice (Shadows of New York Book 1) Hilary Davidson Thomas & Mercer 14 $246,745 $4.99 144
4   The 18th Abduction (Women's Murder Club) James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 39 $303,877 $14.99 242
5   Fatal Affair (The Fatal Series Book 1) Marie Force Carina Press; Original edition 74 $110,386 $6.99 1,928
6   Neon Prey (A Prey Novel Book 29) John Sandford G.P. Putnam's Sons 76 $233,784 $14.99 511
7   The Silent Patient Alex Michaelides Celadon Books 99 $192,334 $13.99 1,764
8   Cold Waters (Normal, Alabama Book 1) Debbie Herbert Thomas & Mercer 104 $66,925 $4.99 813
9   Killman Creek (Stillhouse Lake Book 2) Rachel Caine Thomas & Mercer 120 $74,299 $5.99 119,866
10   Secrets Never Die (Morgan Dane Book 5) Melinda Leigh Montlake Romance 123 $85,529 $6.99 469
11   The Killer Collective Barry Eisler Thomas & Mercer 134 $23,123 $1.99 2,117
12   The 19th Christmas (Women's Murder Club) James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 144 $166,628 $14.99 0
13   Cleaning the Gold: A Jack Reacher and Will Trent Short Story Karin Slaughter William Morrow 147 $43,794 $3.99 49
14   The Never Game (A Colter Shaw Novel Book 1) Jeffery Deaver G.P. Putnam's Sons 165 $152,358 $14.99 37
15   The Rescue (Ryan Decker Book 1) Steven Konkoly Thomas & Mercer 175 $48,762 $4.99 499,669
16   A Case of Need: A Novel Michael Crichton Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller 210 $66,221 $7.99 1,812
17   Pretty Girls Dancing Kylie Brant Thomas & Mercer 223 $15,991 $1.99 2,327
18   Divided Sky (David Wolf Book 13) Jeff Carson Cross Atlantic Publishing 231 $39,401 $4.99 132
19   Say You're Sorry (Morgan Dane Book 1) Melinda Leigh Montlake Romance 244 $30,499 $3.99 5,857
20   A Twist in the Tail: An absolutely purrfect cozy mystery (The Oyster Cove Guesthouse Book 1) Leighann Dobbs Bookouture 273 $21,432 $2.99 42

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