Books > Teens > Education & Reference > History > United States > Civil War Period  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$391
  The median book price
$14
Bestseller's daily sales
11
50th book's daily sales
1
Average number of pages per book
207
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

juvenile > nonfiction > history > united states > civil war period 1850-1877
73.79%
nonfiction > history > united states > civil war period 1850-1877
66.67%
juvenile > fiction > historical > united states > civil war period 1850-1877
63.25%
juvenile > nonfiction > history > united states > general
54.43%

Keyword requirement

military, war

Most significant title terms:

Median title & subtitle length is 12 words:

  • Two Miserable Presidents: Everything Your Schoolbooks Didn't Tell You About the Civil War
  • Lincoln's Last Days: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever
  • Growing Up in Slavery: Stories of Young Slaves as Told By Themselves
  • Bloody Times: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Manhunt for Jefferson Davis
  • Dark Sky Rising: Reconstruction and the Dawn of Jim Crow (Scholastic Focus)
  • Indie success
  • 3%
  • Volatility
  • 0%
  • New releases
  • 50%
  • KDP Select
  • 12%

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>Iain C. Martin

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>Brandon Marie Miller

 92

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>Yuval Taylor

 8

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>Iain C. Martin

 12

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>Brandon Marie Miller

 0

#50

Top 20 bestsellers:

  Book title   Author   Publisher   Absolute rank   Monthly sales volume   Price   Amazon stars   Amazon reviews  
1   Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad Ann Petry HarperAudio 13,411 $6,706 $23.95 92
2   Two Miserable Presidents: Everything Your Schoolbooks Didn't Tell You About the Civil War Steve Sheinkin Square Fish 45,740 $1,007 $11.99 52
3   Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad Ann Petry Open Road Media Teen & Tween 83,706 $146 $5.24 92
4   Lincoln's Last Days: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever Bill O'Reilly Macmillan Audio 89,280 $391 $13.99 9,526
5   Growing Up in Slavery: Stories of Young Slaves as Told By Themselves Yuval Taylor Chicago Review Press 102,190 $223 $7.99 8
6   Two Miserable Presidents: Everything Your Schoolbooks Didn't Tell You About the Civil War Steve Sheinkin Roaring Brook Press 125,351 $238 $8.51 52
7   Bloody Times: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Manhunt for Jefferson Davis James L. Swanson HarperCollins 126,718 $251 $8.99 30
8   Dark Sky Rising: Reconstruction and the Dawn of Jim Crow (Scholastic Focus) Henry Louis Gates Jr. Scholastic Nonfiction 129,155 $559 $19.99 0
9   Gettysburg (Landmark Books) MacKinlay Kantor Random House Books for Young Readers 129,630 $167 $5.99 14
10   Secrets of a Civil War Submarine: Solving the Mysteries of the H. L. Hunley, An Unabridged Production Sally M. Walker Listening Library 145,871 $558 $19.93 22
11   Weird Civil War: Your Travel Guide to the Ghostly Legends and Best-Kept Secrets of the American Civil War Mark Sceurman Sterling 178,945 $502 $17.95 27
12   Slavery, Civil War, and Reconstruction, Grades 6 - 12 (American History Series) Cindy Barden Mark Twain Media 327,619 $391 $13.99 14
13   Inspiration For Teens: 88 True Stories With Life Lessons PAUL LLOYD HEMPHILL Self published 340,564 $83 $2.99 23
14   Escape To Freedom: A Play About Young Frederick Douglass (Puffin Books) Ossie Davis Puffin Books 360,015 $167 $5.99 3
15   The Civil War: The Struggle that Divided America (Inquire & Investigate) Judy Dodge Cummings Nomad Press 366,579 $502 $17.95 4
16   Women in Blue or Gray: True Stories from Both Sides of the American Civil War Jim Weiss The Well-Trained Mind Press 398,616 $418 $14.95 0
17   Two Miserable Presidents: The Amazing, Terrible, and Totally True Story of the Civil War Steve Sheinkin Square Fish 435,677 $279 $9.99 52
18   Growing Up in Slavery: Stories of Young Slaves as Told by Themselves Yuval Taylor Chicago Review Press 443,036 $363 $12.99 8
19   Gettysburg: The True Account of Two Young Heroes in the Greatest Battle of the Civil War Iain C. Martin Sky Pony 457,721 $475 $16.99 12
20   Robert E. Lee: The Man, the Soldier, the Myth Brandon Marie Miller Calkins Creek 467,097 $558 $19.95 0

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