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

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$72,283
  The median book price
$6
Bestseller's daily sales
2257
50th book's daily sales
108
Average number of pages per book
368
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

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

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • A Prisoner of Birth: A Novel
  • A Case of Need: A Novel
  • The Wedding Guest: An Alex Delaware Novel
  • Close to the Bone (Widow's Island Novella Book 1)
  • Murder Theory (The Naturalist Book 3)
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 43%
  • New releases
  • 47%
  • KDP Select
  • 39%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#11

kindle best category lists

>CHARLIE GALLAGHER

 1098

#1

#17

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>Brenda Novak

 448

#2

#21

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>HELEN H. DURRANT

 797

#3

#665

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>CHARLIE GALLAGHER

 61

#48

#709

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>Brenda Novak

 347

#49

#723

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>HELEN H. DURRANT

 15

#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   The Perfect Child Lucinda Berry Thomas & Mercer 17 $216,566 $4.99 448
3   A Prisoner of Birth: A Novel Jeffrey Archer St. Martin's Press; Reprint edition 21 $312,601 $8.49 797
4   The Silent Patient Alex Michaelides Celadon Books 33 $614,400 $26.99 263
5   The Silent Patient Alex Michaelides Celadon Books 38 $254,886 $12.47 264
6   Girls of Glass Brianna Labuskes Thomas & Mercer 40 $112,827 $5.62 343
7   The Chef James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 44 $290,865 $14.99 0
8   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
9   Connections in Death: An Eve Dallas Novel (In Death, Book 48) J. D. Robb St. Martin's Press 53 $271,558 $14.99 302
10   A Case of Need: A Novel Michael Crichton Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller 62 $204,117 $11.99 1,573
11   The Wedding Guest: An Alex Delaware Novel Jonathan Kellerman Ballantine Books 66 $248,474 $14.99 162
12   Never Tell: A Novel (A D.D. Warren and Flora Dane Novel) Lisa Gardner Dutton 75 $203,683 $12.99 1
13   Close to the Bone (Widow's Island Novella Book 1) Kendra Elliot Montlake Romance 95 $41,943 $2.99 450
14   Murder Theory (The Naturalist Book 3) Andrew Mayne Thomas & Mercer 160 $74,689 $7.19 81
15   The Power of the Dog (Power of the Dog Series Book 1) Don Winslow Vintage Crime/Black Lizard 164 $102,097 $9.99 907
16   A Bone to Pick (Widow's Island Novella Book 2) Melinda Leigh Montlake Romance 182 $21,736 $2.29 274
17   Say You're Sorry (Morgan Dane Book 1) Melinda Leigh Montlake Romance 187 $42,482 $4.57 5,264
18   I Am Watching You Teresa Driscoll Thomas & Mercer 198 $53,334 $5.99 9,290
19   Blood Shot: A V. I. Warshawski Novel (V.I. Warshawski Novels Book 5) Sara Paretsky Dell; Reissue edition 202 $25,283 $2.99 53
20   Untitled Virgil Flowers (A Virgil Flowers Novel Book 12) John Sandford G.P. Putnam's Sons 229 $118,780 $14.99 0

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