Books > Teens > Historical Fiction > Africa  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$258
  The median book price
$9
Bestseller's daily sales
5
50th book's daily sales
0
Average number of pages per book
316
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

juvenile > fiction > historical > africa
100.0%
juvenile > fiction > historical > renaissance
75.0%
juvenile > fiction > historical > prehistory
75.0%
juvenile > fiction > historical > other
75.0%

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Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 5 words:

  • Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree
  • Mara, Daughter of the Nile
  • Journey to the River Sea
  • A Bone from a Dry Sea
  • The Other Side of Truth
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 4%
  • New releases
  • 16%
  • KDP Select
  • 12%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#33,566

kindle best category lists

 9

>Shannon Gibney

#52,910

kindle best category lists

 718

>Bryce Courtenay

#59,843

kindle best category lists

 12

>Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani

#1,051,795

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>Jan Coates

 5

#1,692,409

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>Noni Carter

 15

#1,720,771

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>Shenaaz Nanji

 6

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   Dream Country Shannon Gibney Listening Library 33,566 $4,508 $32.20 9
2   The Power of One: Young Readers' Condensed Edit Bryce Courtenay Laurel Leaf; Reissue edition 52,910 $352 $6.29 718
3   Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani HarperAudio 59,843 $574 $20.52 12
4   Mara, Daughter of the Nile Eloise Jarvis McGraw Listening Library 62,210 $980 $35.00 206
5   Mara, Daughter of the Nile (Puffin Story Books) Eloise Jarvis McGraw Puffin Books 62,604 $195 $6.99 206
6   Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani Katherine Tegen Books 64,022 $228 $8.15 12
7   The Power of One: Young Readers' Edition Bryce Courtenay Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd 65,812 $587 $20.97 718
8   Cleopatra VII: Daughter of the Nile, 57 B.C. Kristiana Gregory Tantor Audio 92,600 $489 $17.49 108
9   Journey to the River Sea Eva Ibbotson Puffin Books; Reprint edition 96,602 $221 $7.91 79
10   Mara, Daughter of the Nile Eloise Jarvis McGraw Penguin Books; Reprint edition 132,775 $251 $8.99 206
11   The Power of One: Young Readers' Condensed Edition Bryce Courtenay Laurel Leaf; Reissue edition 167,667 $223 $7.99 72
12   A Bone from a Dry Sea Peter Dickinson Open Road Media Teen & Tween; Reissue edition 279,300 $223 $7.99 14
13   The Other Side of Truth Beverley Naidoo HarperTrophy; Reprint edition 368,549 $195 $6.99 27
14   Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani Katherine Tegen Books 401,835 $0 $9.99 12
15   Dream Country Shannon Gibney Dutton Books for Young Readers 429,415 $0 $11.30 9
16   The Sky High Road Moses L. Howard Jugum Press 544,924 $0 $2.99 7
17   Through My Eyes Tammy Wilson Beaver's Pond Press 544,957 $0 $15.95 8
18   Beyond Time: The Kairos Files K.S. Hall Summer Moon Press 547,040 $0 $2.99 4
19   Black Dove, White Raven Elizabeth Wein Disney-Hyperion; Reprint edition 567,886 $0 $9.67 30
20   The Other Side of Truth Beverley Naidoo HarperCollins; Reprint edition 570,651 $0 $5.49 27

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