GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Statistics About The Average Book Length

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"The average length of a book is 64,531 words."

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"The average length of a Middle-Grade novel is usually 20,000-55,000 words."

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"Modern Literary Fiction/YA titles are commonly around 70,000 to 80,000 words."

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"Thriller/Horror genre novels average around 40,000 to 80,000 words."

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"Romance novels have an average length of 80,000 words."

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"Science Fiction and Fantasy books typically average between 90,000 and 120,000 words."

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"The average length of a biography book is around 80,000-200,000 words."

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"Graphic novels average around 20,000 words in length."

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"Young adult novels average between 60,000 and 80,000 words."

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"Fantasy novels tend to be on the longer side, around 100,000 words."

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"Epic fantasy books often reach 120,000 words."

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"Non-fiction books are often shorter than fiction novels, averaging around 50,000-70,000 words."

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"Historical fiction books typically range between 90,000 and 100,000 words."

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"Picture storybooks usually have a word count between 500 to 600 words."

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"Cozy mysteries run around 70,000 to 90,000 words."

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