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

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$27,338
  The median book price
$6
Bestseller's daily sales
1689
50th book's daily sales
57
Average number of pages per book
384
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 > thrillers > espionage
36.51%
fiction > romance > suspense
36.51%
fiction > christian > suspense
36.51%

Keyword requirement

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

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • House of Spies: A Novel (Gabriel Allon Book 17)
  • The Eighth Sister: A Thriller (Charles Jenkins Book 1)
  • Deeper Than the Dead
  • The New Girl: A Novel (Gabriel Allon Book 19)
  • The Alice Network: A Novel
  • Indie success
  • 8%
  • Volatility
  • 24%
  • New releases
  • 24%
  • KDP Select
  • 56%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#26

kindle best category lists

 3477

>Daniel Silva

#28

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 1223

>Mark Greaney

#44

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 812

>Robert Dugoni

#1,566

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>David Baldacci

 4298

#2,189

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>Andrew Watts

 525

#2,429

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>Barry Eisler

 373

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   House of Spies: A Novel (Gabriel Allon Book 17) Daniel Silva Harper 26 $274,070 $9.08 3,477
2   The Gray Man Mark Greaney Audible Studios 28 $695,805 $24.95 1,223
3   The Eighth Sister: A Thriller (Charles Jenkins Book 1) Robert Dugoni Thomas & Mercer 44 $116,229 $5.99 812
4   Split Second David Baldacci Hachette Audio 45 $373,336 $19.38 1,864
5   Deeper Than the Dead Tami Hoag Random House Audio 108 $471,832 $35.93 615
6   Tom Clancy Duty and Honor: A Jack Ryan Jr. Novel Grant Blackwood Random House Audio 113 $403,956 $31.50 1,085
7   The Killer Collective Barry Eisler Thomas & Mercer 134 $23,123 $1.99 2,117
8   The New Girl: A Novel (Gabriel Allon Book 19) Daniel Silva Harper 201 $127,175 $14.99 0
9   The Alice Network: A Novel Kate Quinn HarperAudio 239 $246,755 $31.93 2,966
10   The Russian Assassin: A Max Austin Thriller, Book #1 Jack Arbor High Caliber Books; 1 edition 359 $29,900 $4.99 1,171
11   The Alice Network: A Novel Kate Quinn William Morrow Paperbacks; First Edition edition 403 $61,685 $11.24 2,967
12   Without Remorse: TOM CLANCY'S (John Clark series Book 1) Tom Clancy Berkley 415 $10,698 $1.99 1,163
13   Takedown (Bear Logan Thrillers Book 3) L.T. Ryan Self published 446 $25,289 $4.99 7,602
14   The Alice Network: A Novel Kate Quinn William Morrow Paperbacks 488 $56,065 $11.99 2,969
15   Redeemer: The twelfth gripping thriller in the million selling John Milton series (John Milton Thrillers Book 12) Mark Dawson Unputdownable 674 $16,347 $4.99 223
16   Spymaster: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series Book 18) Brad Thor Atria/Emily Bestler Books 700 $27,940 $8.99 779
17   A Deadly Distance (Jack Noble #2) L.T. Ryan Self published 777 $13,413 $4.99 845
18   True Fiction (Ian Ludlow Thrillers Book 1) Lee Goldberg Thomas & Mercer 843 $5,126 $1.99 2,736
19   The Cleaner (John Milton Series Book 1) Mark Dawson Unputdownable 895 $10,054 $3.99 1,456
20   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

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