In this 70-page Pdf-report, you will obtain a complete overview of the Amazon e-book market for cozy mysteries. Our analysis goes far beyond the "official" Amazon bestseller lists for "cozies." We built a "virtual bestseller list," distilled from more than 12,000 books, monitored over 8 weeks to show you the best cozy mystery books in the market. And this is based on brand-new data from August and September 2021.
We cover important questions such as:
What author earnings can one expect in the Top 20, Top 100, Top 500, etc. of Cozy Mysteries?
What are the proven price points of the bestselling books?
To what extent do "short reads" work in this genre?
What is the top-selling cover art in cozy mystery that your cover designer should know?
What Kindle categories do the top cozy titles use?
Which of these categories offer the highest sales but come with the lowest level of competition?
What are the best keywords based on what readers look for when searching for mystery books on Amazon?
What is the performance of Kindle Unlimited vs. Non-KU titles? - How about series vs. standalone books?
Who are the top authors and publishers?
On top of all this, you receive the complete Top 100 Virtual Bestseller List with all key performance indicators and book descriptions for each book. This is your genre bible, saving you weeks of research.
Cozy Mystery Best Themes & Characters
Imagine you knew what "themes" or "tropes" show the highest sales? Of course, you can still write what you feel like writing. But you would do so with the reader's preferences in the back of your mind.
We were able to measure the popularity of certain themes, characters, tropes by linking textual information from the book titles and book descriptions with sales rank information.
Sounds complicated? - Well, it was. But you can just enjoy the results. You can now find answers to these questions:
What are the most popular themes and market niches in cozy mystery? (We reveal trending sub-markets that go beyond the official Amazon bestseller lists for Animal Cozy, Culinary Cozy, Crafts & Hobbies Cozy.)
What are the most popular heroes or characters used in the bestselling books?
What are the locations or venues of the high-selling cozy mystery plots?
What occasions do the most popular "cozies" center around (i.e. wedding, trip, funeral, cruise, party, etc.?)
What are the most popular crimes? Well, murder is one, of course, but what else is there?
What is the latest trend in cozy mystery that takes the bestseller lists by storm right now?
This market research finally brings some objectivity into what is trending and what is not in this genre.
Yes, I know: facts and figures can be intimidating. But do not worry. You will not be left alone. In fact, we put together a detailed seminar video, where I personally guide you through the research results and discuss their interpretation. Rest assured, this will be insightful and fun.
On top, we provide you with a bonus report that is only available to seminar participants. You will get a full research report on a special cozy mystery niche market that showed the highest sales share every consecutive year from 2016 through 2021.