Books > Science Fiction & Fantasy  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$180,483
  The median book price
$9
Bestseller's daily sales
4698
50th book's daily sales
291
Average number of pages per book
325
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > science fiction > hard science fiction
77.15%
nonfiction > literary criticism > science fiction & fantasy
70.71%
juvenile > fiction > science fiction
70.71%
fiction > science fiction > steampunk
70.71%

Keyword requirement

science fiction, dystopian

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • Lost Gods: A Novel
  • The Handmaid's Tale: Special Edition
  • One Word Kill (Impossible Times Book 1)
  • The Plastic Magician (A Paper Magician Novel)
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • Indie success
  • 8%
  • Volatility
  • 21%
  • New releases
  • 42%
  • KDP Select
  • 48%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#1

kindle best category lists

 86

>Brom

#5

kindle best category lists

 20269

>George R. R. Martin

#7

kindle best category lists

 434

>Noelle Stevenson

#103

kindle best category lists

>A.G. Riddle

 15683

#107

kindle best category lists

>Jonathan Swift

 940

#236

kindle best category lists

>J.K. Rowling

 23041

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   Lost Gods: A Novel Brom HarperAudio 1 $4,501,435 $34.22 86
2   A Game of Thrones: A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1 George R. R. Martin Random House Audio 5 $2,566,620 $31.50 20,269
3   Nimona Noelle Stevenson HarperAudio 7 $1,052,338 $14.82 434
4   The Handmaid's Tale: Special Edition Margaret Atwood Audible Studios 12 $1,624,368 $29.95 14,252
5   Infinity Gauntlet Jim Starlin Marvel 16 $180,651 $3.99 800
6   One Word Kill (Impossible Times Book 1) Mark Lawrence 47North 18 $207,763 $4.99 131
7   The Plastic Magician (A Paper Magician Novel) Charlie N. Holmberg 47North 20 $76,336 $1.99 463
8   The Quantum Magician Derek Kunsken Recorded Books 27 $913,461 $31.49 117
9   A Clash of Kings: A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 2 George R. R. Martin Random House Audio 30 $1,621,116 $63.00 4,308
10   1984 George Orwell Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 31 $246,992 $9.99 6,905
11   Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone J.K. Rowling Pottermore Publishing 34 $196,341 $8.99 35,764
12   Master & Apprentice (Star Wars) Claudia Gray Random House Audio 39 $638,568 $31.50 6
13   The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 45 $192,447 $9.99 14,252
14   What the Wind Knows Amy Harmon Lake Union Publishing 47 $94,590 $4.99 1,878
15   A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, Book 1) George R. R. Martin Bantam 56 $123,890 $6.99 20,268
16   The God Wave: A Novel (The God Wave Trilogy Book 1) Patrick Hemstreet Harper Voyager 63 $16,742 $0.99 25
17   Faithless: A Vision of Vampires 1 Laura Legend Self published 64 $50,232 $2.99 18
18   The Inheritance Trilogy N. K. Jemisin Orbit 68 $48,976 $2.99 258
19   Black Sheep: Feathers and Fire Book 6 Shayne Silvers Argento Publishing, LLC 82 $105,297 $6.99 49
20   Where the Forest Meets the Stars Glendy Vanderah Lake Union Publishing 87 $73,073 $4.99 3,010

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