Books > Teens > Biographies > Historical  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$1,938
  The median book price
$10
Bestseller's daily sales
73
50th book's daily sales
1
Average number of pages per book
264
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
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Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

juvenile > fiction > historical > renaissance
57.74%
juvenile > fiction > historical > prehistory
57.74%
juvenile > fiction > historical > other
57.74%
juvenile > fiction > historical > medieval
57.74%

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Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 11 words:

  • Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition
  • Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation): An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive
  • Warriors Don't Cry: A Searing Memoir of the Battle to Integrate Little Rock's Central High
  • Man's Search for Meaning: Young Adult Edition
  • Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation): An Olympian's Journey From Airman to Castaway to Captive
  • Indie success
  • 4%
  • Volatility
  • 24%
  • New releases
  • 8%
  • KDP Select
  • 4%

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#1,506

kindle best category lists

 2549

>Anne Frank

#2,874

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 273

>James L. Swanson

#4,096

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 147

>Phillip Hoose

#62,031

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>Laura Hillenbrand

 519

#66,987

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>Irene Gut Opdyke

 375

#116,686

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>Ji-li Jiang

 319

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition Anne Frank Listening Library 1,506 $74,575 $38.60 2,549
2   Chasing Lincoln's Killer James L. Swanson Scholastic Press; 1 edition 2,874 $12,292 $10.21 273
3   The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club (Bccb Blue Ribbon Nonfiction Book Award (Awards)) Phillip Hoose Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) 4,096 $8,459 $10.79 147
4   Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation): An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive Laura Hillenbrand Ember; Reprint edition 4,219 $7,476 $9.89 519
5   Warriors Don't Cry: A Searing Memoir of the Battle to Integrate Little Rock's Central High Melba Pattillo Beals Simon Pulse; Reissue edition 6,161 $1,176 $2.80 446
6   Man's Search for Meaning: Young Adult Edition Viktor E. Frankl Beacon Press; Reprint edition 7,603 $3,599 $9.89 19
7   Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation): An Olympian's Journey From Airman to Castaway to Captive Laura Hillenbrand Listening Library 8,553 $11,466 $31.50 519
8   Chasing Lincoln's Killer James L. Swanson Scholastic Audio 9,699 $7,045 $20.97 273
9   Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation): An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive Laura Hillenbrand Delacorte Press; Reprint edition 15,873 $2,958 $11.74 519
10   50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet, 3rd Edition Dennis Denenberg Millbrook Press; 2nd Revised Edition edition 16,906 $2,147 $8.52 33
11   Red Scarf Girl: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution Ji-li Jiang HarperCollins; Reprint edition 17,814 $1,675 $7.48 319
12   Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers Deborah Heiligman Henry Holt and Co. (BYR); 1st Edition edition 18,300 $2,546 $11.37 90
13   Seized by the Sun: The Life and Disappearance of World War II Pilot Gertrude Tompkins (Women of Action) James W. Ure Chicago Review Press 23,232 $2,334 $11.91 4
14   The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia (Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children (Awards)) Candace Fleming Schwartz & Wade; 1st edition 23,332 $2,918 $14.89 178
15   Surviving the Angel of Death: The True Story of a Mengele Twin in Auschwitz Eva Mozes Kor Tanglewood; First Trade Paper edition 24,875 $1,490 $8.87 219
16   The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Rivalry, Adventure, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements (Young Readers Edition) Sam Kean Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; Young Readers ed. edition 25,979 $1,676 $9.98 6
17   No Better Friend: Young Readers Edition: A Man, a Dog, and Their Incredible True Story of Friendship and Survival in World War II Robert Weintraub Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition 30,340 $887 $6.34 24
18   Mansa Musa and the Empire of Mali P. James Oliver Self published 32,432 $973 $6.95 89
19   100 African-Americans Who Shaped American History (100 Series) Chrisanne Beckner Bluewood Books; 100 Series edition 33,516 $1,113 $7.95 145
20   Hitler's Last Days: The Death of the Nazi Regime and the World's Most Notorious Dictator Bill O'Reilly Henry Holt; 1st Edition edition 35,409 $1,703 $15.21 982

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