Kindle eBooks > Romance > Mystery & Suspense  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$51,391
  The median book price
$4
Bestseller's daily sales
3928
50th book's daily sales
169
Average number of pages per book
332
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > romance > suspense
66.67%
fiction > mystery & detective > international mystery & crime
40.82%
fiction > thrillers > suspense
33.33%
fiction > romance > western
33.33%

Keyword requirement

mystery, thriller, suspense, romance, love

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • Next Girl to Die (The Calderwood Cases Book 1)
  • Fatal Affair (The Fatal Series Book 1)
  • Fool Me Once (First Wives Book 1)
  • Bone Music (The Burning Girl Book 1)
  • Real Dirty (Real Dirty Duet Book 1)
  • Indie success
  • 33%
  • Volatility
  • 17%
  • New releases
  • 63%
  • KDP Select
  • 80%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#2

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 75

>Dea Poirier

#17

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 42

>Loreth Anne White

#32

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 269

>R.S. Lively

#455

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>Janet Evanovich

 115

#467

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>Mary Burton

 990

#482

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>Kendra Elliot

 3639

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   Next Girl to Die (The Calderwood Cases Book 1) Dea Poirier Thomas & Mercer 2 $548,820 $4.99 75
2   The Dark Bones Loreth Anne White Montlake Romance 17 $216,566 $4.99 42
3   Unexpected Gift R.S. Lively Self published 32 $70,910 $2.99 269
4   Broken Trust: A Dark High School Romance (Dark Legacy Book 2) Tate James Self published 33 $90,828 $3.99 261
5   Her Last Word Mary Burton Montlake Romance 47 $37,722 $1.99 652
6   Fatal Affair (The Fatal Series Book 1) Marie Force Carina Press; Original edition 73 $110,973 $6.99 1,928
7   Fool Me Once (First Wives Book 1) Catherine Bybee Montlake Romance 78 $30,646 $1.99 923
8   Bone Music (The Burning Girl Book 1) Christopher Rice Thomas & Mercer 80 $30,311 $1.99 1,687
9   Real Dirty (Real Dirty Duet Book 1) Meghan March Red Dress Press 84 $14,747 $0.99 413
10   His Hostage Alexa Riley Self published 90 $14,275 $0.99 172
11   Securing Sidney (SEAL of Protection: Legacy Book 2) Susan Stoker Self published 91 $71,536 $4.99 41
12   Hide and Seek Mary Burton Montlake Romance 110 $64,969 $4.99 163
13   Good Sam (A Kate Bradley Mystery) Dete Meserve Lake Union Publishing 115 $50,609 $3.99 629
14   Secrets Never Die (Morgan Dane Book 5) Melinda Leigh Montlake Romance 119 $87,095 $6.99 469
15   Not So Prince Charming: A Dirty Fairy Tale (Dirty Fairy Tales Book 2) Lauren Landish Self published 124 $36,418 $2.99 199
16   Broken Hero Aubrey Wright Self published 157 $31,478 $2.99 205
17   The Mister E L James Vintage 165 $101,538 $9.99 937
18   Cut and Run Mary Burton Montlake Romance 169 $49,880 $4.99 503
19   A Beautiful Mistake Ashlee Price Self published 173 $9,729 $0.99 182
20   DON'T LIE TO ME (Eva Rae Thomas Mystery Book 1) Willow Rose BUOY MEDIA 178 $9,535 $0.99 95

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