Children's Books > History > United States > Civil War Era  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$391
  The median book price
$7
Bestseller's daily sales
13
50th book's daily sales
1
Average number of pages per book
112
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
No

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
71.71%
nonfiction > history > united states > civil war period 1850-1877
62.99%
juvenile > nonfiction > history > united states > general
61.72%
juvenile > fiction > historical > united states > civil war period 1850-1877
59.76%

Keyword requirement

military, war

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 7 words:

  • Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: Big Bad Ironclad!
  • What Was the Underground Railroad?
  • I Survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863 (I Survived #7)
  • I am Abraham Lincoln (Ordinary People Change the World)
  • What Was the Battle of Gettysburg?
  • Indie success
  • 0%
  • Volatility
  • 30%
  • New releases
  • 4%
  • KDP Select
  • 0%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#5,861

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>Janet B. Pascal

 177

#7,967

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>Nathan Hale

 110

#8,620

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>Margarita Engle

 2

#163,375

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>Nel Yomtov

 0

#192,380

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>Janet B. Pascal

 1

#193,652

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>Lesa Cline-Ransome

 22

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   Who Was Abraham Lincoln? Janet B. Pascal Penguin Workshop; 10/26/08 edition 5,861 $2,515 $5.99 177
2   Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: Big Bad Ironclad! Nathan Hale Harry N. Abrams; 7.2.2012 edition 7,967 $3,527 $9.69 110
3   Dancing Hands: How Teresa Carreño Played the Piano for President Lincoln Margarita Engle Atheneum Books for Young Readers 8,620 $4,997 $13.73 2
4   What Was the Underground Railroad? Yona Zeldis McDonough Penguin Workshop 9,120 $1,911 $5.69 72
5   I Survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863 (I Survived #7) Lauren Tarshis Scholastic Press; 1 Reprint edition 11,159 $1,844 $5.99 246
6   The Underground Abductor (Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales #5): An Abolitionist Tale about Harriet Tubman Nathan Hale Amulet Books 13,274 $3,102 $11.08 69
7   I am Abraham Lincoln (Ordinary People Change the World) Brad Meltzer Dial Books; First Edition/First Printing edition 13,741 $4,326 $15.45 193
8   What Was the Battle of Gettysburg? Jim O'Connor Penguin Workshop 17,164 $1,509 $5.99 67
9   Who Was Clara Barton? Stephanie Spinner Penguin Workshop; Dgs edition 28,615 $1,006 $5.99 39
10   Guts & Glory: The American Civil War Ben Thompson Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition 30,453 $977 $6.98 25
11   Who Was Abraham Lincoln? (Who Was?) Janet Pascal Penguin Workshop 40,939 $503 $5.99 177
12   Great Battles for Boys: Civil War (Volume 4) Joe Giorello Wheelhouse Publishing 44,402 $1,162 $13.84 11
13   DK Eyewitness Books: Civil War: Witness the War That Turned a Nation Against Itself from the Brutal Battles to its Legendary Commanders DK DK Children 45,482 $708 $8.44 9
14   Looking at Lincoln Maira Kalman Puffin Books; Reprint edition 47,989 $639 $7.61 37
15   I Am Kind: A Little Book About Abraham Lincoln (Ordinary People Change the World) Brad Meltzer Dial Books 51,441 $414 $7.41 1
16   National Geographic Readers: Abraham Lincoln (Readers Bios) Caroline Crosson Gilpin National Geographic Children's Books 55,357 $251 $4.49 45
17   The Underground Railroad (American Girl: Real Stories From My Time) Bonnie Bader Scholastic Inc. 56,312 $273 $4.89 7
18   Brick by Brick Charles R. Smith Jr. Amistad; Reprint edition 57,028 $390 $6.98 15
19   Lincoln's Last Days: The Shocking Assassination That Changed America Forever Bill O'Reilly Henry Holt; First Edition edition 63,495 $349 $12.49 631
20   A History of US: War, Terrible War: 1855-1865 A History of US Book Six Joy Hakim Oxford University Press; 3rd Revised edition 65,985 $343 $12.27 22

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