Books > Teens > Education & Reference > History  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$6,834
  The median book price
$14
Bestseller's daily sales
106
50th book's daily sales
6
Average number of pages per book
208
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
No

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

education & reference > education > history
81.65%
education & reference > education > reference
70.71%
education & reference > reference > weddings
61.24%
education & reference > reference > trivia
61.24%

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Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 7 words:

  • The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
  • Island of the Blue Dolphins
  • Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
  • The Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place
  • Man's Search for Meaning: Young Adult Edition
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 24%
  • New releases
  • 36%
  • KDP Select
  • 4%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#364

kindle best category lists

 210

>Laura Amy Schlitz

#678

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 18047

>Markus Zusak

#1,297

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 2552

>Anne Frank

#29,162

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>Jean Mendoza

 0

#32,823

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>Susan Wise Bauer

 76

#33,892

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>Steve Sheinkin

 69

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   The Hired Girl Laura Amy Schlitz Recorded Books 364 $166,148 $27.99 210
2   The Book Thief Markus Zusak Listening Library 678 $134,044 $41.27 18,047
3   Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition Anne Frank Listening Library 1,297 $81,060 $38.60 2,552
4   Refugee Alan Gratz Scholastic Audio 2,250 $25,465 $17.49 352
5   I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education and Changed the World (Young Readers Edition) Malala Yousafzai Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition 2,452 $11,373 $8.29 4,025
6   The Boy in the Striped Pajamas John Boyne Listening Library 2,975 $22,879 $19.93 2,013
7   Howl's Moving Castle Diana Wynne Jones Recorded Books 3,566 $29,959 $31.47 1,624
8   Island of the Blue Dolphins Scott O'Dell Listening Library 4,042 $17,271 $21.27 1,606
9   The Secret Garden Frances Hodgson Burnett Tantor Audio 4,213 $15,082 $19.95 5,912
10   Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Lynne Thigpen Listening Library 4,278 $20,333 $27.93 618
11   Salt to the Sea Ruta Sepetys Listening Library 5,201 $17,130 $32.20 1,148
12   The Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place Julie Berry Listening Library 5,306 $17,640 $35.00 67
13   Surviving the Angel of Death: The True Story of a Mengele Twin in Auschwitz Eva Mozes Kor Tanglewood; First Trade Paper edition 5,937 $3,725 $8.87 219
14   The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club (Bccb Blue Ribbon Nonfiction Book Award (Awards)) Phillip Hoose Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) 6,400 $4,229 $10.79 147
15   Farewell to Manzanar Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston Young Readers Paperback; Reprint edition 6,446 $3,453 $8.81 342
16   Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation): An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive Laura Hillenbrand Ember; Reprint edition 7,216 $3,876 $9.89 518
17   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 7,500 $1,295 $3.56 667
18   Man's Search for Meaning: Young Adult Edition Viktor E. Frankl Beacon Press; Reprint edition 7,841 $3,599 $9.89 19
19   Chasing Lincoln's Killer James L. Swanson Scholastic Press; 1 edition 8,237 $3,716 $10.21 273
20   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 9,760 $4,556 $13.56 203

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