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

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$2,266
  The median book price
$13
Bestseller's daily sales
68
50th book's daily sales
1
Average number of pages per book
242
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
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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Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 7 words:

  • 100 African-Americans Who Shaped American History (100 Series)
  • Black Pioneers of Science and Invention
  • Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad
  • 50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet (2nd Revised Edition)
  • Boots on the Ground: America's War in Vietnam
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 30%
  • New releases
  • 23%
  • KDP Select
  • 3%

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>Steve Sheinkin

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>Seymour Reit

 339

#3

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>Lynda Blackmon Lowery

 53

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>Steve Sheinkin

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>Seymour Reit

 134

#50

Top 20 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   100 African-Americans Who Shaped American History (100 Series) Chrisanne Beckner Bluewood Books 1,819 $13,578 $7.95 133
2   Black Pioneers of Science and Invention Louis Haber Hmh Books for Young Readers 6,891 $3,524 $8.99 116
3   Farewell to Manzanar Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston Young Readers Paperback 7,515 $3,636 $9.99 339
4   A Young People's History of the United States: Columbus to the War on Terror (For Young People Series) Howard Zinn Triangle Square 7,911 $7,261 $19.95 202
5   Chasing Lincoln's Killer James L. Swanson Scholastic Press 9,748 $5,708 $16.99 267
6   Chasing Lincoln's Killer James L. Swanson Scholastic Audio 10,636 $6,458 $20.97 267
7   The Finest Hours (Young Readers Edition): The True Story of a Heroic Sea Rescue (True Storm Rescues) Michael J. Tougias Square Fish 11,576 $2,460 $7.99 663
8   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 11,744 $2,768 $8.99 23
9   Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad Ann Petry HarperAudio 13,411 $6,706 $23.95 92
10   Lincoln's Grave Robbers Steve Sheinkin Scholastic Audio 15,521 $3,087 $12.25 82
11   50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet (2nd Revised Edition) Dennis Denenberg Millbrook Press 16,141 $4,281 $16.99 31
12   Boots on the Ground: America's War in Vietnam Elizabeth Partridge Viking Books for Young Readers 19,585 $5,149 $22.99 10
13   King George: What Was His Problem?: Everything Your Schoolbooks Didn't Tell You About the American Revolution Steve Sheinkin Square Fish 19,840 $2,237 $9.99 60
14   Farewell to Manzanar Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston Recorded Books 20,694 $3,428 $17.49 339
15   Black Indians: A Hidden Heritage William Loren Katz Atheneum Books for Young Readers 21,372 $2,742 $13.99 143
16   Wounded Knee Dee Brown Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) 27,582 $3,022 $17.99 1,210
17   The Day the World Went Nuclear: Dropping the Atom Bomb and the End of World War II in the Pacific Bill O'Reilly Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) 32,809 $2,798 $19.99 293
18   Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom: My Story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March Lynda Blackmon Lowery Speak 33,650 $1,398 $9.99 53
19   Undefeated: Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football Team Steve Sheinkin Roaring Brook Press 35,220 $2,238 $19.99 41
20   Behind Rebel Lines: The Incredible Story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War Spy Seymour Reit HMH Books for Young Readers 42,708 $671 $7.99 134

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