Books > Teens > Education & Reference > History > United States  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$1,247
  The median book price
$9
Bestseller's daily sales
23
50th book's daily sales
1
Average number of pages per book
240
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
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Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

juvenile > nonfiction > history > united states > general
66.67%
education & reference > education > history
66.67%
juvenile > nonfiction > history > united states > state & local
61.72%
juvenile > nonfiction > history > united states > 21st century
61.72%

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Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 11 words:

  • 50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet, 3rd Edition
  • A Different Mirror for Young People: A History of Multicultural America (For Young People Series)
  • The Duel: The Parallel Lives of Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr
  • Undefeated: Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football Team
  • Two Miserable Presidents: Everything Your Schoolbooks Didn't Tell You About the Civil War
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 25%
  • New releases
  • 13%
  • KDP Select
  • 4%

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#4,409

kindle best category lists

 342

>Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston

#4,969

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 273

>James L. Swanson

#8,996

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 667

>Michael J. Tougias

#56,914

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>Andrea Davis Pinkney

 12

#105,840

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>Joy Hakim

 14

#109,133

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>Joseph Plumb Martin

 14

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   Farewell to Manzanar Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston Young Readers Paperback; Reprint edition 4,409 $6,167 $8.81 342
2   Chasing Lincoln's Killer James L. Swanson Scholastic Press; 1 edition 4,969 $5,717 $10.21 273
3   The Finest Hours (Young Readers Edition): The True Story of a Heroic Sea Rescue (True Rescue Series) Michael J. Tougias Square Fish; Media Tie-In edition 8,996 $1,196 $3.56 667
4   Chasing Lincoln's Killer James L. Swanson Scholastic Audio 9,597 $7,045 $20.97 273
5   The Boys in the Boat (Young Readers Adaptation): The True Story of an American Team's Epic Journey to Win Gold at the 1936 Olympics Daniel James Brown Listening Library (Audio) 12,075 $7,761 $25.20 225
6   A Young People's History of the United States: Columbus to the War on Terror (For Young People Series) Howard Zinn Triangle Square; Revised & enlarged edition 13,326 $3,796 $13.56 204
7   Farewell to Manzanar Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston Recorded Books 16,258 $3,767 $14.95 342
8   50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet, 3rd Edition Dennis Denenberg Millbrook Press; 2nd Revised Edition edition 16,906 $2,147 $8.52 33
9   King George: What Was His Problem?: Everything Your Schoolbooks Didn't Tell You About the American Revolution Steve Sheinkin Square Fish; Reprint edition 19,687 $1,675 $7.48 65
10   Yes She Can: 10 Stories of Hope & Change from Young Female Staffers of the Obama White House Molly Dillon Schwartz & Wade 22,038 $1,634 $8.34 14
11   A Different Mirror for Young People: A History of Multicultural America (For Young People Series) Rebecca Stefoff Triangle Square; 1 edition 25,381 $2,163 $12.88 28
12   In the Shadow of Liberty: The Hidden History of Slavery, Four Presidents, and Five Black Lives Kenneth C. Davis Henry Holt and Co. (BYR); First Edition edition 25,874 $1,268 $7.55 48
13   The Duel: The Parallel Lives of Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Judith St. George Speak; Reprint edition 27,284 $1,678 $9.99 49
14   Black Pioneers of Science and Invention Louis Haber Hmh Books for Young Readers; First edition 29,947 $1,220 $8.72 127
15   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
16   100 African-Americans Who Shaped American History (100 Series) Chrisanne Beckner Bluewood Books; 100 Series edition 33,516 $1,113 $7.95 145
17   Undefeated: Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football Team Steve Sheinkin Roaring Brook Press; 1st edition 34,091 $1,537 $10.98 43
18   Black Indians: A Hidden Heritage William Loren Katz Atheneum Books for Young Readers; Reissue edition 36,908 $1,018 $9.09 149
19   Two Miserable Presidents: Everything Your Schoolbooks Didn't Tell You About the Civil War Steve Sheinkin Square Fish; Reprint edition 37,190 $893 $7.98 56
20   Dark Sky Rising: Reconstruction and the Dawn of Jim Crow (Scholastic Focus) Henry Louis Gates Jr. Scholastic Nonfiction 43,228 $1,358 $16.17 2

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