Books > Teens > Biographies > Science & Technology  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$279
  The median book price
$10
Bestseller's daily sales
86
50th book's daily sales
0
Average number of pages per book
236
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

juvenile > fiction > science & technology
75.0%
juvenile > nonfiction > biography & autobiography > science & technology
61.24%
juvenile > nonfiction > technology > aeronautics astronautics & space science
56.69%
nonfiction > law > science & technology
50.0%

No keywords required to publish in this category

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 9 words:

  • The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, Young Reader's Edition
  • Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different: A Biography
  • Black Pioneers of Science and Invention
  • Charles and Emma: The Darwin's Leap of Faith
  • Galaxy Girls: 50 Amazing Stories of Women in Space
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 32%
  • New releases
  • 8%
  • KDP Select
  • 4%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#1,129

kindle best category lists

 979

>William Kamkwamba

#25,979

kindle best category lists

 6

>Sam Kean

#27,396

kindle best category lists

 207

>Karen Blumenthal

#362,095

kindle best category lists

>Michael Collins

 31

#396,175

kindle best category lists

>Jack Andraka

 45

#472,189

kindle best category lists

>Kathleen V. Kudlinski

 8

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, Young Reader's Edition William Kamkwamba Puffin Books; Reprint edition 1,129 $17,315 $7.73 979
2   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
3   Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different: A Biography Karen Blumenthal Square Fish; 1 edition 27,396 $1,508 $8.98 207
4   Black Pioneers of Science and Invention Louis Haber Hmh Books for Young Readers; First edition 29,947 $1,220 $8.72 127
5   The Jazz of Physics: The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe Stephon Alexander Basic Books; Reprint edition 35,156 $1,117 $9.98 61
6   Charles and Emma: The Darwin's Leap of Faith Deborah Heiligman Listening Library 42,470 $2,346 $27.93 53
7   Galaxy Girls: 50 Amazing Stories of Women in Space Libby Jackson Harper Design 43,482 $927 $11.04 10
8   I.M. Pei: Architect of Time, Place and Purpose Jill Rubalcaba Skyscape 67,595 $499 $17.83 14
9   Primates: The Fearless Science of Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas Jim Ottaviani Square Fish; Reprint edition 76,816 $330 $11.81 55
10   The Jazz of Physics: The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe Stephon Alexander Basic Books; 1 edition 110,156 $990 $35.39 61
11   Charles and Emma: The Darwins' Leap of Faith Deborah Heiligman Square Fish; Reprint edition 118,529 $169 $6.04 53
12   Charles and Emma: The Darwins' Leap of Faith Deborah Heiligman Henry Holt and Co. (BYR); First edition 126,944 $252 $9.00 53
13   Bold Women of Medicine: 21 Stories of Astounding Discoveries, Daring Surgeries, and Healing Breakthroughs (Women of Action) Susan M. Latta Chicago Review Press 127,023 $391 $13.99 5
14   I.M. Pei: Architect Of Time, Place And Purpose Jill Rubalcaba Skyscape 161,093 $279 $9.99 14
15   They Changed the World: Bell, Edison and Tesla (Campfire Graphic Novels) Lewis Helfand Campfire 162,487 $179 $6.40 10
16   Nelson Mandela (Biography (A & E)) Reggie Finlayson Lerner Pub Group 166,929 $73 $2.64 0
17   Women in Space: 23 Stories of First Flights, Scientific Missions, and Gravity-Breaking Adventures (Women of Action) Karen Bush Gibson Chicago Review Press 183,872 $558 $19.95 6
18   Flying to the Moon: An Astronaut's Story Michael Collins Square Fish; Revised edition 189,910 $278 $9.96 31
19   Breakthrough: How One Teen Innovator Is Changing the World Jack Andraka HarperCollins; 1st Edition edition 191,567 $325 $11.63 45
20   Dreaming in Code: Ada Byron Lovelace, Computer Pioneer Emily Arnold McCully Candlewick 191,754 $378 $13.51 5

Recurrent ideas in the top 30 books: