Books > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Thrillers & Suspense > Crime > Serial Killers  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$27,353
  The median book price
$6
Bestseller's daily sales
1427
50th book's daily sales
67
Average number of pages per book
335
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > thrillers > suspense
54.77%
nonfiction > true crime > murder > serial killers
38.73%
fiction > thrillers > crime
36.51%
fiction > romance > suspense
36.51%

Keyword requirement

thriller, mystery, suspense

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • A Killer's Mind (Zoe Bentley Mystery Book 1)
  • Her Last Day (Jessie Cole Book 1)
  • Murder Theory (The Naturalist Book 3)
  • Blood for Blood (Ziba MacKenzie Book 1)
  • Liar Liar (Harriet Blue Book 3)
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 20%
  • New releases
  • 37%
  • KDP Select
  • 69%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#18

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>L.T. Vargus

 4316

#1

#131

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>John Sandford

 334

#2

#160

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>Dot Hutchison

 81

#3

#1542

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>L.T. Vargus

 286

#48

#1558

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>John Sandford

 0

#49

#1705

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>Dot Hutchison

 15175

#50

Top 20 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   A Killer's Mind (Zoe Bentley Mystery Book 1) Mike Omer Thomas & Mercer 18 $67,033 $1.61 4,316
2   Her Last Day (Jessie Cole Book 1) T.R. Ragan Thomas & Mercer 131 $58,822 $4.99 334
3   Murder Theory (The Naturalist Book 3) Andrew Mayne Thomas & Mercer 160 $75,313 $7.25 81
4   Blood for Blood (Ziba MacKenzie Book 1) Victoria Selman Thomas & Mercer 264 $43,774 $5.99 493
5   Liar Liar (Harriet Blue Book 3) James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 297 $101,991 $14.99 108
6   The Girl Who Lived: A Thrilling Suspense Novel Christopher Greyson Greyson Media; 1 edition 310 $79,229 $11.99 1,046
7   A Merciful Truth (Mercy Kilpatrick Book 2) Kendra Elliot Montlake Romance 313 $32,834 $4.99 1,259
8   Looking Glass (The Naturalist Book 2) Andrew Mayne Thomas & Mercer 354 $12,035 $1.99 688
9   The Fourth Monkey (A 4MK Thriller) J. D. Barker Mariner Books; Reprint edition 362 $80,871 $13.56 556
10   THE RIVERBOAT MYSTERY an absolutely gripping whodunit from a million-selling author FAITH MARTIN Joffe Books mystery and crime 368 $17,581 $2.99 15
11   The Bones She Buried: A completely gripping, heart-stopping crime thriller (Detective Josie Quinn Book 5) Lisa Regan Bookouture 386 $22,679 $3.99 0
12   Dead End Girl: A Gripping Serial Killer Thriller (Violet Darger FBI Thriller Book 1) L.T. Vargus Smarmy Press 399 $25,003 $4.51 1,022
13   THE WINTER MYSTERY an absolutely gripping whodunit from a million-selling author FAITH MARTIN Joffe Books mystery and crime 416 $19,199 $3.59 84
14   Her Final Confession: An absolutely addictive crime fiction novel (Detective Josie Quinn Book 4) Lisa Regan Bookouture 488 $12,064 $2.58 283
15   Target: Alex Cross James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 521 $65,896 $14.99 595
16   Her Last Word Mary Burton Montlake Romance 540 $21,097 $4.99 448
17   It Ends With Her Brianna Labuskes Thomas & Mercer 547 $29,996 $7.19 1,464
18   Losing Leah Holloway (A Claire Fletcher and Detective Parks Mystery Book 2) Lisa Regan Thomas & Mercer 576 $23,648 $5.99 283
19   Stillhouse Lake Rachel Caine Thomas & Mercer 629 $21,468 $5.99 9,320
20   HE IS WATCHING YOU an absolutely gripping crime thriller with a massive twist CHARLIE GALLAGHER Joffe Books Mystery, Crime Thriller, Suspense Fiction 665 $3,298 $0.99 61

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