List of Amazon Kindle Genres

This is a full list of Amazon Kindle genres for your reference AND inspiration.
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Genre (amount of books, as of Jan 11, 2013)Subgenre (amount of books, as of Jan 11, 2013)
Genre (amount of books, as of Jan 11, 2013)Subgenre (amount of books, as of Jan 11, 2013)
Arts & Photography (78,028)Architectural Art & Design (2,067) Business of Art (219) Collections, Catalogs & Exhibitions (364) Decorative Arts & Design (1,424) Drawing (894) Fashion (305) Graphic Design (2,021) History & Criticism (5,358) Individual Artists (1,574) Music (46,461) Other Media (1,270) Painting (862) Performing Arts (8,207) Photography (9,151) Religious (257) Sculpture (215) Study & Teaching (450)
Biographies & Memoirs (84,048) Arts & Literature (12,093) Ethnic & National (6,441) Family & Childhood (34) Historical (8,473) Leaders & Notable People (15,982) Memoirs (20,679) People, A-Z (3,210) Professionals & Academics (8,236) Reference & Collections (317) Regional Canada (295) Regional U.S. (1,419) Specific Groups (10,953) Sports & Outdoors (3,173) Travel (798) True Accounts (6,654)
Business & Investing (111,376)Accounting (54,822) Biography & History (14,974) Business Life (8,341) Economics (597,131) Finance (37,919) Industries & Professions (140,276) International (229,398) Investing (24,121) Job Hunting & Careers (33,784) Management & Leadership (356,613) Marketing & Sales (244,585) Organizational Behavior (19,270) Personal Finance (22,955) Popular Economics (134,718) Real Estate (13,353) Reference (32,764) Skills (38,622) Small Business & Entrepreneurship (30,500) Women & Business (1,215)
Calendars (87)2013 (6,472) 2012 (7,346) 2011 & Older (42,652)
Children's Books (83,756)Action & Adventure (36,008) Animals (83,523) Arts, Crafts & Music (29,401) Biographies (21,688) Classics (13,528) Children's Cookbooks (3,300) Education & Reference (139,137) Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths (23,866) History (32,728) Holidays & Celebrations (15,913) Humor (23,399) Literature & Fiction (224,158) Mysteries & Detectives (11,385) Religions (84,381) Science Fiction & Fantasy (44,659) Science, Nature & How It Works (122,202) Social Situations (76,845) Sports & Games (73,229) Transportation (7,513) Travel & Cultures (33,173)
Christian Books & Bibles (99,723)Bible Covers (964) Bibles (37,739) Books on Cassette (6,158) Books on CD (3,253) Catholicism (27,552) Children's & Teens (77,221) Christian Living (121,359) Church History (25,781) Congregations & Orders (1,062) Education (18,416) Evangelism (16,785) Holidays (5,818) Jesus (21,058) Literature & Fiction (25,517) Ministry & Church Leadership (43,619) Monasticism (944) Mormonism (6,296) Music (14,205) Orthodoxy (1,744) Other Denominations & Sects (313) Protestantism (26,678) Reference (76,825) Theology (72,422) Worship & Devotion (39,666)
Comics & Graphic Novels (14,151)Cartooning (226) Children's Comics (570) Comic Strips (1,625) Graphic Novels (11,519) History & Price Guides (69) Manga (1,613) Publishers (823)
Computers & Technology (44,539)Apple (920) Business & Management (8,088) Certification (444) Computer Science (8,741) Databases (2,895) Digital Media Management (2,388) Games & Strategy Guides (1,340) Graphic Design (4,134) Hardware (4,059) Home Computing & How-to (3,615) Internet & Web Culture (5,644) Microsoft (2,644) Mobile Phones, Tablets & E-Readers (1,312) Networking (7,650) Operating Systems (2,890) Programming (14,819) Security & Encryption (959) Software (4,411) Web Development & Design (7,397)
Cookbooks, Food & Wine (23,166)Baking (2,954) Canning & Preserving (314) Cooking by Ingredient (1,557) Culinary Arts & Techniques (590) Drinks & Beverages (2,254) Gastronomy (1,240) Meals (1,684) Natural Foods (537) Organic Cooking (130) Outdoor Cooking (455) Professional Cooking (187) Quick & Easy (2,392) Reference (710) Regional & International (3,802) Special Appliances (397) Special Diet (6,021) Special Occasions (3,273) Vegetables & Vegetarian (4,588)
Crafts, Hobbies & Home (34,974)Antiques & Collectibles (3,325) Crafts & Hobbies (12,067) Entertaining (1,336) Gardening & Landscape Design (3,291) Home Improvement & Design (6,096) Pets & Animal Care (8,198) Sustainable Living (1,514) Weddings (721)
Education & Reference (205,229)Almanacs & Yearbooks (972) Atlases & Maps (299) Careers (6,345) Catalogs & Directories (901) College & University (5,179) Consumer Guides (934) Dictionaries & Thesauruses (3,462) Encyclopedias (2,335) Etiquette (559) Foreign Language Study & Reference (3,965) Genealogy (1,282) Graduate School (2,598) Quotations (1,093) Schools & Teaching (44,311) Studying & Workbooks (11,730) Test Preparation (4,649) Trivia & Fun Facts (545) Words, Language & Grammar (28,066) Writing, Research & Publishing Guides (10,970)
Gay & Lesbian (22,515)Biographies & Memoirs (588) History (1,181) Literature & Fiction (20,042) Nonfiction (1,995) Parenting & Families (96) Travel (73)
Health, Fitness & Dieting (120,324)Aging (9,526) Alternative Medicine (12,544) Beauty & Fashion (1,853) Cancer (2,263) Death & Grief (4,138) Diets & Weight Loss (13,612) Disorders & Diseases (10,095) Exercise & Fitness (8,475) Healthy Cooking (1,540) Men's Health (1,034) Mental Health (14,888) Nutrition (4,419) Personal Health (29,981) Psychology & Counseling (36,774) Recovery (3,168) Reference (1,002) Relationships (19,256) Safety & First Aid (885) Sex (3,646) Women's Health (5,695)
History (282,165)Africa (3,504) Americas (40,026) Ancient (6,433) Asia (10,712) Australia & Oceania (1,227) Europe (27,891) Gay & Lesbian (1,180) Historical Study (8,761) Middle East (4,461) Military (23,733) Military Science (3,806) Russia (1,684) United States (32,159) World (19,066)
Humor & Entertainment (75,425)Humor (28,180) Movies (6,760) Performing Arts (8,195) Pop Culture (4,000) Puzzles & Games (7,715) Radio (503) Sheet Music & Scores (19,901) Television (2,470)
Law (25,389)Administrative Law (3,028) Biographies (428) Business (5,580) Constitutional Law (2,289) Criminal Law (4,225) Dictionaries & Terminology (40) Environmental & Natural Resources Law (661) Estate Planning (368) Ethics & Professional Responsibility (269) Family Law (802) Foreign & International Law (2,109) Health & Medical Law (728) Intellectual Property (838) Law Practice (1,048) Legal Education (871) Legal History (955) Legal Self-Help (510) Legal Theory & Systems (3,525) Media & the Law (227) Philosophy (500) Rules & Procedures (2,625) Specialties (1,038) Tax Law (867)
Literature & Fiction (631,645)Ancient & Classical Literature (1,183) Anthologies & Literary Collections (10,347) British (8,150) Classics (19,629) Contemporary (101,757) Drama (17,363) Erotica (74,017) Essays & Correspondence (3,623) Foreign Language Fiction (13) Genre Fiction (160,656) Historical Fiction (28,483) History & Criticism (13,982) Humor (16,921) Literary (32,651) Mythology & Folk Tales (667) Poetry (39,609) Short Stories (32,403) United States (55,344) Women's Fiction (31,728) World Literature (7,802)
Medical Books (51,220)Administration & Medicine Economics (5,765) Allied Health Professions (3,237) Basic Sciences (13,166) Dentistry (691) History (943) Medical Informatics (122) Medicine (30,788) Nursing (4,064) Pharmacology (4,295) Research (863) Veterinary Medicine (1,085)
Mystery, Thriller & Suspense (96,026)Mystery (40,830) Police Procedurals (4,421) Thrillers (53,216) Writing (53)
Parenting & Relationships (36,309)Adoption (860) Aging Parents (672) Family Activities (681) Family Health (47) Family Relationships (12,302) Fertility (353) Humor (1,222) Parenting (12,919) Pregnancy & Childbirth (1,612) Reference (1,477) Special Needs (1,614)
Politics & Social Sciences (142,729)Anthropology (6,993) Archaeology (1,459) Philosophy (32,253) Politics & Government (47,687) Social Sciences (66,671) Sociology (16,045) Women's Studies (7,820)
Professional & Technical (253,795)Accounting & Finance (33,899) Architecture (6,730) Automotive (2,216) Business Management (45,599) Civil Service (197) Education & Teaching (44,354) Engineering (37,255) Law (25,468) Medical (51,355) Professional Science (67,806) Transportation (4,293)
Religion & Spirituality (193,693)Buddhism (3,063) Christian Books & Bibles (99,979) Earth-Based Religions (2,261) Fiction (19,365) Hinduism (1,607) Islam (3,381) Judaism (3,799) New Age (18,444) Occult (21,970) Other Eastern Religions & Sacred Texts (1,318) Other Religions, Practices & Sacred Texts (3,433) Religious Art (255) Religious Studies (15,312) Spirituality (47,638)
Romance (182,118)Anthologies (5,000) Contemporary (40,768) Erotica (74,141) Fantasy & Futuristic (19,280) Gothic (1,023) Historical (17,107) Multicultural (2,707) Regency (3,227) Religious (5,285) Romantic Suspense (10,002) Time Travel (1,385) Vampires (2,770) Western (3,087) Writing (114)
Science & Math (83,996)Agricultural Sciences (5,373) Archaeology (1,458) Astronomy & Space Science (5,518) Behavioral Sciences (5,641) Biological Sciences (22,545) Chemistry (9,661) Earth Sciences (14,676) Environment (9,903) Essays & Commentary (345) Evolution (6,565) Experiments, Instruments & Measurement (1,684) History & Philosophy (3,521) Mathematics (12,503) Nature & Ecology (21,849) Physics (14,809) Reference (433) Research (734) Science for Kids (406) Technology (10,345)
Science Fiction & Fantasy (90,507)Fantasy (51,881) Gaming (719) Science Fiction (43,757) Writing (33)
Self-Help (59,946)Abuse (1,153) Creativity (1,718) Dreams (1,452) Eating Disorders (655) Handwriting Analysis (57) Happiness (3,412) Hypnosis (377) Inner Child (223) Journal Writing (10) Memory Improvement (356) Motivational (13,435) New Age (47) Personal Transformation (20,404) Self-Esteem (3,198) Spiritual (4,763) Stress Management (2,088) Success (6,060) Time Management (1,239)
Sports & Outdoors (29,367)Baseball (1,698) Basketball (775) Biographies (3,170) Coaching (1,599) Extreme Sports (319) Field Guides (454) Football (American) (2,020) Golf (1,317) Hiking & Camping (2,880) Hockey (301) Hunting & Fishing (2,729) Individual Sports (7,236) Miscellaneous (4,215) Mountaineering (754) Nature Travel (3,402) Other Team Sports (757) Outdoor Recreation (8,636) Racket Sports (349) Rodeos (31) Soccer (1,600) Softball (59) Survival Skills (165) Training (724) Water Sports (2,070) Winter Sports (775)
Teens (17,530)Biographies (13) Education & Reference (887) Health, Mind & Body (570) Historical Fiction (932) Horror (1,013) Literature & Fiction (1,098) Love & Romance (2,843) Mysteries (998) Religion & Spirituality (292) Science Fiction & Fantasy (3,575) Social Issues (913) Sports & Hobbies (507)
Travel (27,866)Adventure Travel (3,036) Food, Lodging & Transportation (2,011) Pictorial (291) Reference (2,436) Specialty Travel (6,203) Travel Writing (3,372) Africa (1,089) Asia (3,393) Australia & South Pacific (666) Canada (532) Caribbean (707) Central America (446) Europe (6,175) Mexico (427) Middle East (571) Polar Regions (171) South America (797) United States (6,195)
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