Books > Teens > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Aliens  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$1,676
  The median book price
$5
Bestseller's daily sales
92
50th book's daily sales
6
Average number of pages per book
320
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

juvenile > fiction > science fiction
86.16%
fiction > science fiction > hard science fiction
80.58%
juvenile > fiction > science & technology
75.38%
juvenile > fiction > religious > christian > science fiction
74.62%

Keyword requirement

alien, extraterrestrial, aliens, science fiction, dystopian

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • From a Distant Star
  • Gravity Flux: Kestrel Class Saga Book 3
  • Dragon Team Seven: DT7 - book 1
  • Alliance (Jack Forge, Lost Marine Book 5)
  • Winter (The Lunar Chronicles Book 4)
  • Indie success
  • 9%
  • Volatility
  • 26%
  • New releases
  • 17%
  • KDP Select
  • 48%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#1,618

kindle best category lists

>Karen McQuestion

 460

#1,795

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>Joshua James

 21

#1,826

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>Toby Neighbors

 61

#15,921

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>James David Victor

 62

#19,514

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>Brian K Vaughan

 190

#35,728

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>Pittacus Lore

 844

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   From a Distant Star Karen McQuestion Skyscape 1,618 $8,297 $4.49 460
2   The Lost Starship: Books 1-3 Complete Saga: Elixr - Redeemr - Destroyr Joshua James Self published 1,795 $1,718 $0.99 21
3   Gravity Flux: Kestrel Class Saga Book 3 Toby Neighbors Mythic Adventure Publishing 1,826 $8,522 $4.99 61
4   Sovereign Jeff Hirsch Audible Original 3,043 $6,664 $5.95 12
5   Star Force: Origin Series Box Set (1-4) (Star Force Universe Book 1) Aer-ki Jyr Archon Lore 4,038 $4,051 $4.99 301
6   Mimic and the Space Engineer Boxed Set (Space Shifter Chronicles Omnibus Book 1) James David Victor Fairfield Publishing 4,918 $582 $0.99 60
7   Skyward Brandon Sanderson Delacorte Press 5,669 $4,615 $10.99 874
8   The Mist Stephen King Scribner 5,900 $2,935 $6.99 170
9   Cinder Marissa Meyer Square Fish; 2nd edition 6,818 $3,359 $8.57 3,413
10   The Lunar Chronicles Boxed Set: Cinder, Scarlet, Cress, Fairest, Stars Above, Winter Marissa Meyer Square Fish; Box edition 6,848 $14,539 $37.09 126
11   Return to Zero Pittacus Lore HarperAudio 7,480 $11,207 $30.79 31
12   Dragon Team Seven: DT7 - book 1 Toby Neighbors Mythic Adventure Publishing, LLC 9,530 $1,676 $4.99 42
13   Saga Book Three Brian K Vaughan Image Comics 10,228 $10,799 $32.14 31
14   Free Trader Complete Omnibus - Books 1-9: A Cat and his Human Minions Craig Martelle Self published 11,484 $1,536 $4.99 6
15   Alliance (Jack Forge, Lost Marine Book 5) James David Victor Fairfield Publishing 11,696 $920 $2.99 9
16   Winter (The Lunar Chronicles Book 4) Marissa Meyer Feiwel & Friends 12,129 $2,839 $9.22 1,585
17   Sea of Stars (Kricket Book 2) Amy A. Bartol 47North 12,397 $1,397 $4.99 736
18   The Darkest Star (Origin Series Book 1) Jennifer L. Armentrout Tor Teen 13,286 $1,677 $5.99 274
19   Total Allegiance: DT7 - book 3 (Dragon Team Seven) Toby Neighbors Mythic Adventure Publishing, LLC 13,317 $1,397 $4.99 12
20   Under Different Stars (Kricket Book 1) Amy A. Bartol 47North 13,673 $1,257 $4.49 1,610

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