Top self-published books in Kindle Store – April 2011

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Self-published books in Kindle Top 100: April 2011

Data collected on July 4th, 2011, from Kindle Store’s April Bestsellers Archive.
# – position in Top 100 in April 2011.
Title and Author # Price
Vegas Moon (A Donovan Creed Novel) – John Locke 6 $0.99
Trojan Horse – David Lender 18 $0.99
Saving Rachel (a Donovan Creed Crime Novel) – John Locke 19 $0.99
A Girl Like You (a Donovan Creed Novel) – John Locke 20 $0.99
Lethal People (a Donovan Creed Novel) – John Locke 26 $0.99
Lethal Experiment (a Donovan Creed Novel) – John Locke 27 $0.99
Wish List – John Locke 30 $0.99
Now & Then (a Donovan Creed Novel) – John Locke 32 $0.99
American Vampire (Vampire for Hire #3) – J.R. Rain 33 $3.99
The Spell (The Big Bad Wolf Series) – Heather Killough-Walden 35 $1.00
Liquid Fear (A Mystery Thriller) – Scott Nicholson 40 $0.99
The Heat (The Big Bad Wolf Series) – Heather Killough-Walden 41 $1.00
Switched (Trylle Trilogy, Book 1) – Amanda Hocking 44 $0.99
Ascend (Trylle Trilogy, #3) – Amanda Hocking 46 $2.99
The Strip (The Big Bad Wolf Series) – Heather Killough-Walden 47 $1.00
Blue – Lou Aronica 49 $2.39
Follow the Stone – John Locke 54 $0.99
Torn (Trylle Trilogy, Book 2) – Amanda Hocking 55 $2.99
Least Wanted – Debbi Mack 62 $0.99
Moon Dance (Vampire for Hire #1) – J.R. Rain 75 $0.99
Identity Crisis – Debbi Mack 77 $0.99
Diary of a Mad Fat Girl – Stephanie McAfee 79 $0.99
Just Perfect (Perfect Trilogy) – Julie Ortolon 88 $3.99
KILLER – Stephen Carpenter 89 $2.99
My Blood Approves – Amanda Hocking 90 $0.99
Too Perfect (Perfect Trilogy) – Julie Ortolon 93 $3.99

[Original post from April 21st, 2011]

Vegas Moon - John LockeIf you want to discover the bestselling ebooks published by authors on their own, here’s an easy to follow list.

We selected the titles from Top 100 eBooks in Kindle Store. The books included in a list come from authors who didn’t claim any publisher or the publisher’s label is the author’s venture.

There are 28 self-published titles in Top 100 Kindle eBooks. It’s not Amanda Hocking to lead the way, but John Locke – with 8 titles. His Vegas Moon is the fourth best-selling book on April 21st.

The highest price tag is $3.99 and only two books have it. As much as 18 ebooks are sold at $0.99, which is 64% of all self-published books in Top 100 Kindle eBooks.

We hope this selection will encourage you to try great books from self-published authors. Please subscribe to our Bestsellers feed for more lists like that.

#4 Vegas Moon (A Donovan Creed Novel) – John Locke – $0.99

#2 in Thrillers » Suspense

#23 Trojan Horse – David Lender – $0.99

#1 in Spy Stories & Tales of Intrigue

#25 A Girl Like You (a Donovan Creed Novel) – John Locke – $0.99

#2 in Action & Adventure

#27 Saving Rachel (a Donovan Creed Crime Novel) – John Locke – $0.99

#2 in Spy Stories & Tales of Intrigue

#30 Lethal People (a Donovan Creed Novel) – John Locke – $0.99

#3 in Spy Stories & Tales of Intrigue

#31 Liquid Fear: A Mystery Thriller – Scott Nicholson – $0.99

#1 in Romantic Suspense

#32 Lethal Experiment (a Donovan Creed Novel) – John Locke – $0.99

#4 in Spy Stories & Tales of Intrigue

#33 Wish List – John Locke – $0.99

#6 in Action & Adventure

#34 American Vampire (Vampire for Hire #3) – J.R. Rain – $3.99

#1 in Fantasy » Contemporary

#40 Now & Then (a Donovan Creed Novel) – John Locke – $0.99

#5 in Spy Stories & Tales of Intrigue

#42 The Spell (The Big Bad Wolf Series) – Heather Killough-Walden – $1.00

#2 in Romantic Suspense

#53 The Righteous – Michael Wallace – $0.99

#22 in Mystery & Thrillers

#55 The Heat (The Big Bad Wolf Series) – Heather Killough-Walden – $1.00

#2 in Romance » Contemporary

#56 Just Perfect (Perfect Trilogy) – Julie Ortolon – $2.99

#4 in Romance » Contemporary

#59 Her Last Letter – Nancy C. Johnson – $0.99

#1 in Mystery » Women Sleuths

#62 Follow the Stone – John Locke – $0.99

#1 in Westerns

#64 Ascend (Trylle Trilogy, #3) – Amanda Hocking (Author), Jason Letts (Editor) – $2.99

#1 in Love & Romance

#65 The Strip (The Big Bad Wolf Series) – Heather Killough-Walden – $1.00

#5 in Romance » Contemporary

#66 Too Perfect (Perfect Trilogy) – Julie Ortolon – $3.99

#7 in Romance » Contemporary

#68 Switched (Trylle Trilogy, Book 1) – Amanda Hocking – $0.99

#3 in Love & Romance

#69 Torn (Trylle Trilogy, Book 2) – Amanda Hocking – $2.99

#2 in Love & Romance

#72 Least Wanted – Debbi Mack – $0.99

#2 in Mystery » Women Sleuths

#76 Moon Dance (Vampire for Hire #1) – J.R. Rain – $0.99

#2 in Fantasy » Contemporary

#80 Diary of a Mad Fat Girl – Stephanie McAfee – $0.99

#2 in Humor

#84 Identity Crisis – Debbi Mack – $0.99

#4 in Mystery & Thrillers » Mystery » Hard-Boiled

#94 KILLER – Stephen Carpenter – $2.99

#1 in Mystery & Thrillers > Police Procedurals

#98 My Blood Approves – Amanda Hocking – $0.99

#4 in Love & Romance

#100 Blue – Lou Aronica – $2.39

#3 in Fantasy > Contemporary

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