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

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$10,063
  The median book price
$6
Bestseller's daily sales
357
50th book's daily sales
19
Average number of pages per book
390
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 7 words:

  • The Rescue (Ryan Decker Book 1)
  • Man of War: An Eric Steele Novel
  • 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)
  • Indie success
  • 12%
  • Volatility
  • 20%
  • New releases
  • 24%
  • KDP Select
  • 48%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#175

kindle best category lists

 499669

>Steven Konkoly

#280

kindle best category lists

 80

>Sean Parnell

#493

kindle best category lists

 0

>Brad Thor

#5,080

kindle best category lists

>Mark Dawson

 337

#5,088

kindle best category lists

>J. B. Turner

 307

#5,124

kindle best category lists

>Don Keith

 16

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   The Rescue (Ryan Decker Book 1) Steven Konkoly Thomas & Mercer 175 $48,762 $4.99 499,669
2   Man of War: An Eric Steele Novel Sean Parnell HarperAudio 280 $217,254 $30.79 80
3   Backlash: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series Book 19) Brad Thor Atria/Emily Bestler Books 493 $69,253 $14.99 0
4   Hard Hit (A Jon Reznick Thriller Book 6) J. B. Turner Thomas & Mercer 686 $19,287 $5.99 61
5   Spymaster: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series Book 18) Brad Thor Atria/Emily Bestler Books 700 $27,940 $8.99 779
6   Reaper: Threat Zero: A Sniper Novel Nicholas Irving Macmillan Audio 818 $81,999 $31.49 4
7   Headshot: CIA Assassin (Jack Hunter Book 1) Rawlin Cash Self published 875 $10,166 $3.99 56
8   Red War (A Mitch Rapp Novel Book 15) Vince Flynn Atria/Emily Bestler Books 967 $36,515 $14.99 650
9   Backlash: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series) Brad Thor Atria/Emily Bestler Books 1,068 $42,505 $18.29 0
10   Thin Line (Jack Noble #3) L.T. Ryan Self published 1,297 $10,479 $4.99 723
11   ALPHA: A Black Flagged Thriller (The Black Flagged Series Book 1) Steven Konkoly Stribling Media 1,528 $9,500 $4.99 1,104
12   Jack Hunter: CIA Assassin Origin Story Rawlin Cash Self published 1,822 $5,106 $2.99 28
13   Killing Season: A Gripping Serial Killer Thriller (Violet Darger FBI Thriller Book 2) L.T. Vargus Smarmy Press 1,867 $10,063 $5.99 318
14   The Fix (Memory Man series Book 3) David Baldacci Grand Central Publishing 1,897 $16,503 $9.99 4,045
15   The Chef James Patterson Little, Brown and Company 1,981 $24,343 $14.99 288
16   The Persian Gamble Joel C. Rosenberg Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2,380 $21,546 $15.39 292
17   Tom Clancy Oath of Office (A Jack Ryan Novel Book 19) Marc Cameron G.P. Putnam's Sons 2,688 $18,887 $14.99 290
18   JET Russell Blake Reprobatio Ltd. 2,699 $6,262 $4.97 1,785
19   All the Old Knives: A Novel Olen Steinhauer Minotaur Books 3,097 $4,468 $3.99 384
20   The Kill Artist (Gabriel Allon Series Book 1) Daniel Silva Berkley 3,798 $2,595 $2.99 1,789

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