Books > Teens > Education & Reference > Science & Technology > Technology > How Things Work  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$372
  The median book price
$13
Bestseller's daily sales
32
50th book's daily sales
0
Average number of pages per book
160
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
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Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

juvenile > nonfiction > technology > how things work-are made
63.96%
juvenile > fiction > science & technology
60.3%
education & reference > education > teaching methods & materials > science & technology
57.21%
education & reference > education > computers & technology
56.98%

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Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 9 words:

  • Beastly Brains: Exploring How Animals Think, Talk, and Feel
  • Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction, Revised and in Full Color
  • Make: Fire: The Art and Science of Working with Propane
  • Electricity and Magnetism (Usborne Understand Science)
  • The Science of Science Fiction (Inquire and Investigate)
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 8%
  • New releases
  • 0%
  • KDP Select
  • 4%

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>David Macaulay

 123

#42,887

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>David Macaulay

 123

#46,137

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>Mike Westerfield

 29

#1,361,660

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>Matthew Brenden Wood

 3

#1,534,086

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>Baby Professor

 0

#2,484,781

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>Clive Dobson

 1

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   The Way Things Work Now David Macaulay HMH Books for Young Readers; Revised, Updated edition 3,591 $18,925 $19.88 123
2   The Way Things Work Now David Macaulay HMH Books for Young Readers; Revised, Updated edition 42,887 $1,679 $19.99 123
3   Make: Rockets: Down-to-Earth Rocket Science Mike Westerfield Maker Media, Inc; 1 edition 46,137 $2,115 $25.19 29
4   The New Way Things Work David Macaulay HMH Books for Young Readers; Revised, Subsequent edition 48,884 $1,904 $34.00 354
5   Beastly Brains: Exploring How Animals Think, Talk, and Feel Nancy F. Castaldo Dreamscape Media, LLC 98,448 $979 $34.99 4
6   Design for 3D Printing: Scanning, Creating, Editing, Remixing, and Making in Three Dimensions Samuel N. Bernier Maker Media, Inc; 1 edition 130,287 $392 $14.00 21
7   Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction, Revised and in Full Color David Macaulay HMH Books for Young Readers 149,385 $372 $13.29 30
8   Getting Started with 3D Printing: A Hands-on Guide to the Hardware, Software, and Services Behind the New Manufacturing Revolution Liza Wallach Kloski Maker Media, Inc; 1 edition 158,933 $416 $14.88 37
9   Design for 3D Printing: Scanning, Creating, Editing, Remixing, and Making in Three Dimensions Samuel N. Bernier Maker Media, Inc; 1 edition 191,015 $279 $9.99 21
10   Getting Started with 3D Printing: A Hands-on Guide to the Hardware, Software, and Services Behind the New Manufacturing Revolution Liza Wallach Kloski Maker Media, Inc; 1 edition 191,697 $279 $9.99 37
11   Unbuilding (Sandpiper) David Macaulay HMH Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition 314,211 $287 $10.26 19
12   Simple Machines : The Way They Work - Physics Books for Kids | Children's Physics Books Baby Professor Baby Professor 314,395 $70 $2.51 1
13   Mill David Macaulay HMH Books for Young Readers 321,880 $248 $8.86 46
14   Beastly Brains: Exploring How Animals Think, Talk, and Feel Nancy Castaldo HMH Books for Young Readers 356,868 $376 $13.45 4
15   Make: Fire: The Art and Science of Working with Propane Tim Deagan Maker Media, Inc; 1 edition 416,919 $0 $19.76 21
16   Make: Rockets: Down-to-Earth Rocket Science Mike Westerfield Maker Media, Inc; 1 edition 475,438 $0 $9.99 29
17   Make: Fire: The Art and Science of Working with Propane Tim Deagan Maker Media, Inc; 1 edition 525,396 $0 $14.74 21
18   How Do Cell Phones Work? Technology Book for Kids | Children's How Things Work Books Baby Professor Baby Professor 623,909 $0 $0.99 0
19   Follow Your Stuff: Who Makes It, Where Does It Come From, How Does It Get to You? Kevin Sylvester Annick Press 837,610 $0 $22.60 2
20   Electricity and Magnetism (Usborne Understand Science) Peter Adamczyk and Paul-Francis Law National Geographic School Pub; 1 edition 931,803 $0 $11.95 5

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