Children's Books > Growing Up & Facts of Life > Difficult Discussions > Death & Dying  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$4,321
  The median book price
$10
Bestseller's daily sales
217
50th book's daily sales
5
Average number of pages per book
40
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
No

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

juvenile > nonfiction > social issues > death & dying
38.73%
juvenile > fiction > social issues > death & dying
38.73%
nonfiction > social science > death & dying
28.28%
juvenile > nonfiction > lifestyles > country life
28.28%

Keyword requirement

death, loss, grief

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 4 words:

  • The Invisible String
  • The Truth About Forever
  • The Rabbit Listened
  • The Crossover (The Crossover Series)
  • Pay Attention, Carter Jones
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 20%
  • New releases
  • 8%
  • KDP Select
  • 0%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#266

kindle best category lists

 224

>Victoria Laurie

#621

kindle best category lists

 56

>Patrice Karst

#1,194

kindle best category lists

 956

>Cynthia Rylant

#30,433

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>Paul Griffin

 101

#30,925

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>David Barclay Moore

 45

#30,966

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>Alan D. Wolfelt PhD

 62

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   When Victoria Laurie Brilliance Audio 266 $152,807 $20.99 224
2   The Invisible String Patrice Karst Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition 621 $23,077 $6.34 56
3   Dog Heaven Cynthia Rylant Blue Sky Press; Library Binding edition 1,194 $26,186 $11.99 956
4   The Truth About Forever Sarah Dessen Recorded Books 1,714 $53,670 $29.95 451
5   The Memory Box: A Book About Grief Joanna Rowland Sparkhouse Family; Brdbk edition 1,762 $21,387 $12.32 50
6   The Invisible String Patrice Karst Devorss & Co.; 4/30/2001 edition 2,427 $20,209 $14.73 766
7   The Rabbit Listened Cori Doerrfeld Dial Books 3,076 $16,116 $14.39 127
8   I Miss You: A First Look at Death Pat Thomas B.E.S. Publishing; 1 edition 3,668 $3,280 $3.55 252
9   The Crossover (The Crossover Series) Kwame Alexander HMH Books for Young Readers; Later Printing edition 4,466 $6,573 $9.39 522
10   The Crossover (The Crossover Series) Kwame Alexander HMH Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition 4,870 $3,727 $6.34 522
11   Tear Soup: A Recipe for Healing After Loss Pat Schwiebert Grief Watch; 5th edition 5,989 $6,896 $16.42 1,032
12   Pay Attention, Carter Jones Gary D. Schmidt Clarion Books 5,991 $4,922 $11.72 20
13   God Gave Us Heaven Lisa T. Bergren WaterBrook; 7/20/08 edition 6,151 $3,691 $8.79 206
14   The Rainbow Bridge: A Visit to Pet Paradise Adrian Raeside Harbour 6,401 $3,900 $9.95 111
15   Lifetimes: The Beautiful Way to Explain Death to Children Bryan Mellonie Bantam; 1 edition 7,253 $4,860 $12.40 229
16   When a Pet Dies Fred Rogers Puffin Books; Reissue edition 7,316 $2,112 $5.39 137
17   The Goodbye Book Todd Parr Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; 1 edition 8,223 $4,178 $11.48 63
18   I'll Always Love You Hans Wilhelm Dragonfly Books 8,529 $2,842 $7.81 198
19   Sun Kisses, Moon Hugs Susan Schaefer Bernardo Inner Flower Child Books; Reprint edition 8,665 $3,166 $8.70 126
20   The Fourteenth Goldfish Jennifer L. Holm Yearling; Dgs edition 10,112 $2,684 $7.99 383

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