Books -> Teens -> Biographies -> Literary  

Monthly median sales (top 20)
$307
  Book's median price
$11
Bestseller's daily sales
9
50th's book daily sales
1
Average number of pages/book
320
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Matching KDP categories

  • juvenile->nonfiction->literary criticism & collections  -  51.64%
  • juvenile->nonfiction->biography & autobiography->literary  -  51.64%
  • fiction->literary  -  40.82%
  • literary collections->speeches  -  33.33%

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Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 5 words:

  • The Confessions of St. Augustine
  • Bad Boy: A Memoir
  • Hole in My Life
  • Lighter Than My Shadow
  • A Girl from Yamhill
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 40%
  • New releases
  • 20%

#1

kindle best category lists

>Gary Paulsen

 205

#2

kindle best category lists

>Roald Dahl

 435

#3

kindle best category lists

>Gary Paulsen

 101

#48

kindle best category lists

>Melanie Rehak

 70

#49

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>Dawn Metcalf

 78

#50

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>Beverly Cleary

 67

Top 15 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   Woodsong Gary Paulsen Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 16544 $2,013 $7.99 205
2   Going Solo Roald Dahl Puffin Books 16610 $2,013 $7.99 435
3   Guts: The True Stories Behind Hatchet and the Brian Books Gary Paulsen Brilliance Audio 23868 $2,056 $10.49 101
4   Woodsong Gary Paulsen Listening Library 26849 $2,452 $14.60 205
5   Going Solo Roald Dahl Listening Library 28203 $3,528 $21.00 435
6   Bad Boy: A Memoir Walter Dean Myers Amistad 54427 $559 $9.99 185
7   Popular: How a Geek in Pearls Discovered the Secret to Confidence Maya Van Wagenen Speak 65773 $307 $10.99 206
8   The Confessions of St. Augustine Augustine of Hippo Passerino Editore 71593 $27 $0.99 1062
9   Mary's Monster: Love, Madness, and How Mary Shelley Created Frankenstein Lita Judge Roaring Brook Press 74965 $615 $21.99 22
10   Lighter Than My Shadow Katie Green Lion Forge 80064 $559 $19.99 46
11   Hole in My Life Jack Gantos Square Fish 93042 $307 $10.99 138
12   This Star Won't Go Out: The Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl Esther Earl Dutton Books for Young Readers 98780 $643 $22.99 210
13   Guts Gary Paulsen Laurel Leaf 99548 $195 $6.99 101
14   Girls Write Now: Two Decades of True Stories from Young Female Voices Girls Write Now Tin House Books 99661 $474 $16.95 3
15   Life Inside My Mind: 31 Authors Share Their Personal Struggles Maureen Johnson Simon Pulse 138790 $503 $17.99 7

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