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The DNA of a Successful Book

DNA the of a SUCCESSFUL BOOK Presented by hiptype Content The average length of a BESTSELLER is 375 Over 82% of ebook readers live in CITIES WOMEN ARE 50% MEN ARE 10X MORE LIKELY TO AS LIKELY TO SHOW INTEREST IN BOOKS THAT FEATURE A MALE PROTAGONIST FINISH A BOOK THAN MEN BOOKS WITH A FEMALE PROTAGONIST ARE AОФ MORE LIKELY TO BECOME A BESTSELLER Genres ROMANCE LITERATURE COOKBOOK SCI-FI SELF HELP HISTORICAL ADULT RELIGION TOP GROSSING O POPULARITY FICTION by GENDER 20% 19% 16% 14% *Christian Fiction ONLY 4% OF SAMPLE CHAPTERS AND BUNDLED BOOKS ARE COMPLETED 11% 28% 18% Readers AVERAGE READING HABITS UNDER 40 OVER 40 READING RATE 48 pgs/hr 33 pgs/hr BOOKS THAT COST SESSION LENGTH $0.99 $3.99 $7.99 12 min 20 min COMPLETION RATE 11% 24% BOOK LENGTH 12x 146 pages 277 pages THE MOST 5x REVENUE MORE SOLD EARNED MORE READ •BOOK COMPLETION RATE 30% OF PEOPLE WILL HAVE STOPPED READING BY SOURCE: data compiled from e-readers by hiptype 87% 74% 59% 48% 35% PAGE 50 PAGES 300 400 500 600 700 hiptype Created By NOWSOURCING DO00000 PAGES:

The DNA of a Successful Book

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Ever wonder what it takes to have a "successful" book? Ebooks and conventional books alike, this infographic shows the ins and outs of a successful book.

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