What are the top selling book genres?
Fiction is the best selling genre. Within fiction, Mystery, Thriller and Crime is the top selling followed by Sci-fi, literature, and finally romance.
It all depends on if it's an adult, teen, or children's book. A popular adult Genre is Murder Mysteries and Adventure. The top teen genres are Fantasy, Sci-Fi, ans Romance. Popular Children's books often have mystery, Adventure, and animals in them. The overall most selling genres are probably: 1: Fantasy 2: Sci-Fi 3: Mystery 4: Adventure 5: Romance (This may be a little more popular... I'm not positive)
Top book genres for teens include Fantasy and Chic-Lit. Fantasy books often transport readers into alternate realms, or give characters supernatural powers that otherwise would be unachievable in the readers own life. Books such as Twilight and Harry Potter are the best examples of this. Chic-Lit is also popular, particularly among female teens which explores topics relevant to the modern woman ie. shopping, dating, marriage, vacations etc. These books allow teens to image themselves living…