Books > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Fantasy > Sword & Sorcery  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$18,722
  The median book price
$5
Bestseller's daily sales
462
50th book's daily sales
60
Average number of pages per book
498
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > fantasy > dark fantasy
72.17%
fiction > romance > fantasy
61.24%
fiction > fantasy > urban
61.24%
fiction > fantasy > paranormal
61.24%

Keyword requirement

sword, sorcery, magic, dragon, quest, science fiction, dystopian

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • The Fall of Gondolin
  • Broken Veil (Harbinger Book 5)
  • The Hindering Ones (Tsun-Tsun TzimTzum Book 2)
  • A Mark of Kings (The Shattered Reigns Book 1)
  • Prism Cloud (Harbinger Book 4)
  • Indie success
  • 29%
  • Volatility
  • 17%
  • New releases
  • 71%
  • KDP Select
  • 76%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#34

kindle best category lists

>J.R.R. Tolkien

 131

#111

kindle best category lists

>George R. R. Martin

 20594

#147

kindle best category lists

>Jeff Wheeler

 118

#1,590

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>James Hunter

 27

#1,826

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>AC Cobble

 564

#1,927

kindle best category lists

>AC Cobble

 24

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   The Fall of Gondolin J.R.R. Tolkien Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 34 $327,381 $14.99 131
2   A Game of Thrones / A Clash of Kings / A Storm of Swords / A Feast of Crows / A Dance with Dragons George R. R. Martin Bantam; Media Tie In edition 111 $387,691 $29.97 20,594
3   Broken Veil (Harbinger Book 5) Jeff Wheeler 47North 147 $76,722 $6.99 118
4   Shadowmage: Spellmonger, Book 9 Terry Mancour Podium Publishing 184 $376,225 $39.99 99
5   Six Sacred Swords Andrew Rowe Podium Publishing 268 $253,747 $34.99 51
6   The Hindering Ones (Tsun-Tsun TzimTzum Book 2) Mike Truk Self published 314 $32,694 $4.99 21
7   Carnival of the Soul: A Monster Girl Harem Fantasy (Celestine Chronicles Book 4) Cebelius Self published 360 $29,760 $4.99 65
8   A Mark of Kings (The Shattered Reigns Book 1) Bryce O'Connor Self published 396 $16,660 $2.99 337
9   Prism Cloud (Harbinger Book 4) Jeff Wheeler 47North 405 $10,865 $1.99 247
10   The Hidden Wizard: The Complete Series Vaughan W. Smith Fair Folio 412 $5,349 $0.99 6
11   The Keeper Chronicles: The Complete Epic Fantasy Trilogy JA Andrews Self published 548 $4,130 $0.99 134
12   Metal Mage 5 Eric Vall Self published 577 $19,700 $4.99 17
13   The Two Towers: Being the Second Part of The Lord of the Rings J.R.R. Tolkien Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; Reprint edition 593 $38,321 $9.99 19,919
14   A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1) George R. R. Martin Bantam 692 $28,444 $8.99 20,596
15   Heritage of Power (The Complete Series: Books 1-5): An epic dragon fantasy boxed set Lindsay Buroker Self published 695 $3,132 $0.99 7
16   Dungeon Eternium (The Divine Dungeon Book 5) Dakota Krout Mountaindale Press 735 $14,530 $4.99 200
17   Before the Broken Star (The Evermore Chronicles Book 1) Emily R. King Skyscape 738 $14,391 $4.99 203
18   Enchantress (The Evermen Saga Book 1) James Maxwell 47North 763 $10,725 $3.99 2,122
19   TIME MAGE Rob Nolan Self published 769 $13,413 $4.99 25
20   Voice of Life (The Spoken Mage Book 4) Melanie Cellier Luminant Publications 836 $10,389 $3.99 69

Recurrent ideas in the top 30 books: