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Many users who consider getting Kindle Unlimited subscription, want to find out how many eligible titles are worth reading.
The easiest way is to explore the catalog of Kindle Unlimited eligible books, but you will see there – besides the titles that are featured by Amazon – only the books that are currently doing well.
Therefore, we recommend that you take a look at the table below. It includes Kindle Unlimited books that made it to the ultimate list of best Kindle books of all time.
You won’t be surprised to find here all three parts of the Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins. The order should also not surprise you.
On the other hand, the poor performance of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter is quite unexpected. All books from the series are available via Kindle Unlimited since the very beginning and are still heavily promoted as the superstars of the service. Despite this, only the first novel, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, made it to the list of top 100 Kindle books of all time.
Kindle Unlimited was launched in July 2014. This year, only 7 eligible books were good enough to land on the annual list of top 100 Kindle bestsellers. Last year, as much as 82 books from the top 100 were available via Kindle Unlimited.
Top 15 Kindle Unlimited books of all time
In a table below, you will see 15 Kindle Unlimited books that landed on the list of top 100 Kindle books of all time. The list is based on annual bestseller lists from 2007-2017.
Here is the highlight of methodology. Every book on the annual list earns points. The higher the book is ranked, the more points it gets: the #1 book on the yearly list gets 100 points, and the last title gets 1 point.
When is Kindle Unlimited book counted as sold? When the user has read roughly the length of the free sample.
How to read the table:
- # – a position of the book in Top 100,
- #/100 – a position of the book on a list of top 100 Kindle books of all time,
- Title (series) – a title of the book and a name of the series it belongs to,
- Author – an author or authors of the book,
- Rating – an average rating,
- Reviews – a total number of reviews,
- Category – a primary category the book is ranked in.
Top 15 Kindle Unlimited books of all time
|1.||3.||Mockingjay (Hunger Games Trilogy, Book 3)||Suzanne Collins||4.60||56,410||Teen & Young Adult|
|2.||6.||The Hunger Games (Hunger Games Trilogy, Book 1)||Suzanne Collins||4.60||56,410||Teen & Young Adult|
|3.||7.||Catching Fire (Hunger Games Trilogy, Book 2)||Suzanne Collins||4.60||56,410||Teen & Young Adult|
|4.||34.||A Shade of Vampire||Bella Forrest||4.30||9,471||Teen & Young Adult|
|5.||36.||Everything We Keep: A Novel (The Everything Series Book 1)||Kerry Lonsdale||4.20||11,671||Romance|
|6.||39.||When I’m Gone: A Novel||Emily Bleeker||4.30||5,684||Literature & Fiction|
|7.||40.||Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone||J.K. Rowling||4.80||58,334||Teen & Young Adult|
|8.||47.||My Sister’s Grave (The Tracy Crosswhite Series Book 1)||Robert Dugoni||4.40||12,931||Mystery, Thriller & Suspense|
|9.||60.||The Atlantis Gene: A Thriller (The Origin Mystery, Book 1)||A.G. Riddle||4.10||15,220||Mystery, Thriller & Suspense|
|10.||68.||And Then She Was GONE||Christopher Greyson||4.00||2,706||Mystery, Thriller & Suspense|
|11.||83.||The Hangman’s Daughter (A Hangman’s Daughter Tale Book 1)||Oliver Pötzsch||4.10||4,790||Literature & Fiction|
|12.||89.||The Billionaire’s Obsession: The Complete Collection Boxed Set||J.S. Scott||4.30||3,120||Romance|
|13.||96.||The Complete User’s Guide To the Amazing Amazon Kindle||Stephen Windwalker||3.70||133||Reference|
|14.||97.||The Handmaid’s Tale||Margaret Atwood||4.10||9,605||Literature & Fiction|
|15.||99.||Beneath a Scarlet Sky: A Novel||Mark Sullivan||4.80||12,850||Literature & Fiction|
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