Books > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Thrillers & Suspense > Spies & Politics > Assassinations  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$11,037
  The median book price
$5
Bestseller's daily sales
479
50th book's daily sales
35
Average number of pages per book
334
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > thrillers > suspense
54.77%
fiction > romance > suspense
36.51%
fiction > christian > suspense
36.51%
fiction > mystery & detective > international mystery & crime
22.36%

Keyword requirement

spy, terrorist, secret agent, mystery, thriller, suspense, spies, espionage, politics, politician

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 8 words:

  • The Russian Assassin: A Max Austin Thriller, Book #1
  • Backlash: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series Book 19)
  • Hard Hit (A Jon Reznick Thriller Book 6)
  • Spymaster: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series Book 18)
  • The Hunt: A Max Austin Thriller, Book #4 (The Russian Assassin)
  • Indie success
  • 16%
  • Volatility
  • 24%
  • New releases
  • 20%
  • KDP Select
  • 72%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#134

kindle best category lists

 2117

>Barry Eisler

#359

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 1171

>Jack Arbor

#461

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 0

>Brad Thor

#2,905

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>Vince Flynn

 1401

#3,320

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>Steven Konkoly

 361

#3,460

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>Russell Blake

 462

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   The Killer Collective Barry Eisler Thomas & Mercer 134 $23,123 $1.99 2,117
2   The Russian Assassin: A Max Austin Thriller, Book #1 Jack Arbor High Caliber Books; 1 edition 359 $29,900 $4.99 1,171
3   Backlash: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series Book 19) Brad Thor Atria/Emily Bestler Books 461 $73,870 $14.99 0
4   The Kremlin Conspiracy Joel C. Rosenberg Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 612 $40,545 $10.97 929
5   Hard Hit (A Jon Reznick Thriller Book 6) J. B. Turner Thomas & Mercer 686 $19,287 $5.99 61
6   Spymaster: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series Book 18) Brad Thor Atria/Emily Bestler Books 747 $25,423 $8.99 779
7   The Hunt: A Max Austin Thriller, Book #4 (The Russian Assassin) Jack Arbor High Caliber Books; 1 edition 839 $12,854 $4.99 89
8   The Man, The Myth (A Tanner Novel Book 24) Remington Kane Self published 848 $12,854 $4.99 16
9   Headshot: CIA Assassin (Jack Hunter Book 1) Rawlin Cash Self published 875 $10,166 $3.99 56
10   Red War (A Mitch Rapp Novel Book 15) Vince Flynn Atria/Emily Bestler Books 961 $36,515 $14.99 651
11   A Clean Kill in Tokyo (Previously Published as Rain Fall) (A John Rain Novel Book 1) Barry Eisler Thomas & Mercer; New edition 1,025 $4,680 $1.99 929
12   Devil's Bargain (Cass Leary Legal Thriller Series Book 3) Robin James Robin James Books 1,087 $11,457 $4.99 16
13   Thin Line (Jack Noble #3) L.T. Ryan Self published 1,297 $10,479 $4.99 723
14   Rogue (An American Ghost Thriller Book 1) J. B. Turner Thomas & Mercer 1,323 $4,123 $1.99 191
15   ALPHA: A Black Flagged Thriller (The Black Flagged Series Book 1) Steven Konkoly Stribling Media 1,528 $9,500 $4.99 1,104
16   The Innocent (Will Robie Book 1) David Baldacci Grand Central Publishing; 1 edition 1,566 $18,741 $9.99 4,298
17   Greatest Enemy: An Action Thriller Novel (David Rivers Book 1) Jason Kasper Regiment Publishing 1,739 $7,038 $3.99 424
18   Winner Take All (Previously published as Rain Storm and Choke Point) (A John Rain Novel Book 3) Barry Eisler Thomas & Mercer; New edition 1,757 $3,510 $1.99 376
19   A Lonely Resurrection (Previously Published as Hard Rain and Blood from Blood) (A John Rain Novel Book 2) Barry Eisler Thomas & Mercer; New edition 1,821 $3,398 $1.99 426
20   Jack Hunter: CIA Assassin Origin Story Rawlin Cash Self published 1,822 $5,106 $2.99 28

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