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Children's Picture Books
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Pub Date Units
2016 YTD
1 7 74
First 100 Words
Priddy Books, Manufactured by
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 7
WEEKS ON LIST: 74
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 9,263
2012 YTD: 276,949
May
2011
9,263
276,949
2 10 810
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 810
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 7,405
2012 YTD: 200,923
Oct
1991
7,405
200,923
3 15 805
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
Bill Martin, Jr., Author, Guruge, Illustrator, Eric Carle, Illustrator
Henry Holt & Company, $7.95 (24)
978-0-8050-4790-5
LAST WEEK: 15
WEEKS ON LIST: 805
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 6,578
2012 YTD: 201,505
Sep
1996
6,578
201,505
4 16 745
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 16
WEEKS ON LIST: 745
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 6,408
2012 YTD: 219,985
Mar
1994
6,408
219,985
5 24 78
Robert N. Munsch, Author, Sheila McGraw, Illustrator
Firefly Books, $5.95 (32)
978-0-920668-37-5
LAST WEEK: 24
WEEKS ON LIST: 78
PUB DATE: Sep 1995
UNITS SOLD: 6,227
2012 YTD: 192,191
Sep
1995
6,227
192,191
6 31 31
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: 31
WEEKS ON LIST: 31
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 5,557
2012 YTD: 141,357
Mar
2012
5,557
141,357
7 26 49
Little Blue Truck Board Book
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Harcourt Brace and Company, $7.99 (30)
978-0-544-56803-7
LAST WEEK: 26
WEEKS ON LIST: 49
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,553
2012 YTD: 165,406
Jul
2015
5,553
165,406
8 27 28
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $17.99 (56)
978-0-679-80527-4
LAST WEEK: 27
WEEKS ON LIST: 28
PUB DATE: Jan 1990
UNITS SOLD: 5,289
2012 YTD: 468,259
Jan
1990
5,289
468,259
9 57 2
The Night Before Kindergarten
Natasha Wing, Author, Grosset & Dunlap, Author, Julie Durrell, Illustrator, Natasha Wing, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap,
978-0-448-42500-9
LAST WEEK: 57
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2001
UNITS SOLD: 5,098
2012 YTD: 39,791
Jul
2001
5,098
39,791
10 - 1
Sherri Duskey Rinker, Author, Tom Lichtenheld, Illustrator
Chronicle, (32p)
978-0-8118-7782-4
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 4,648
2012 YTD: 48,947
May
2011
4,648
48,947
11 36 175
Nancy Tillman, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (28)
978-0-312-60155-3
LAST WEEK: 36
WEEKS ON LIST: 175
PUB DATE: Jan 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,611
2012 YTD: 141,626
Jan
2010
4,611
141,626
12 34 303
Dr. Seuss's ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book!
Dr Seuss, Author, Corriher, Author
Random House Children's Books, $4.99 (24)
978-0-679-88281-7
LAST WEEK: 34
WEEKS ON LIST: 303
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 4,439
2012 YTD: 195,241
Nov
1996
4,439
195,241
13 51 65
The Going to Bed Book
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (14)
978-0-671-44902-5
LAST WEEK: 51
WEEKS ON LIST: 65
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 4,414
2012 YTD: 135,717
Nov
1982
4,414
135,717
14 40 28
Sam McBratney, Author, Anita Jeram, Illustrator
Candlewick Press (MA), $7.99 (24)
978-0-7636-4264-8
LAST WEEK: 40
WEEKS ON LIST: 28
PUB DATE: Oct 2008
UNITS SOLD: 4,378
2012 YTD: 153,518
Oct
2008
4,378
153,518
15 39 69
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
Jr Bill Martin, Author, John Archambault, Author, Lois Ehlert, Illustrator
Little Simon, $7.99 (36)
978-1-4424-5070-7
LAST WEEK: 39
WEEKS ON LIST: 69
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 4,291
2012 YTD: 111,252
Aug
2012
4,291
111,252
16 - 1
Numbers, Colors, Shapes
Priddy Books, Manufactured by
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51081-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 4,176
2012 YTD: 64,017
May
2011
4,176
64,017
17 58 3
Noisy Farm
Tiger Tales, Editor
Tiger Tales, $12.99 (12)
978-1-58925-610-1
LAST WEEK: 58
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Sep 2013
UNITS SOLD: 4,155
2012 YTD: 88,928
Sep
2013
4,155
88,928
18 71 2
Georgie Birkett, Author
Tiger Tales, (26p)
978-1-58925-872-3
LAST WEEK: 71
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Sep 2011
UNITS SOLD: 3,652
2012 YTD: 48,812
Sep
2011
3,652
48,812
19 - 1
Dan Santat, Author
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $17.99 (40)
978-0-316-19999-5
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Apr 2016
UNITS SOLD: 3,616
2012 YTD: 13,008
Apr
2016
3,616
13,008
20 84 11
The Thank You Book
Mo Willems, Author, Mo Willems, Illustrator
Disney-Hyperion, $9.99 (64)
978-1-4231-7828-6
LAST WEEK: 84
WEEKS ON LIST: 11
PUB DATE: May 2016
UNITS SOLD: 3,604
2012 YTD: 54,356
May
2016
3,604
54,356
21 69 65
Dear Zoo: A Lift-The-Flap Book (Anniversary)
Rod Campbell, Author, Rod Campbell, Illustrator
Little Simon, $6.99 (18)
978-1-4169-4737-0
LAST WEEK: 69
WEEKS ON LIST: 65
PUB DATE: May 2007
UNITS SOLD: 3,576
2012 YTD: 109,016
May
2007
3,576
109,016
22 59 73
Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You?: Dr. Seuss's Book of Wonderful Noises
Dr Seuss, Author, Maurice Dixon, Author
Random House Books for Young Readers, $4.99 (24)
978-0-679-88282-4
LAST WEEK: 59
WEEKS ON LIST: 73
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 3,503
2012 YTD: 158,040
Nov
1996
3,503
158,040
23 - 1
The Night Before First Grade
Natasha Wing, Author, Deborah Zemke, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-43747-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Jul 2005
UNITS SOLD: 3,493
2012 YTD: 16,469
Jul
2005
3,493
16,469
24 70 38
Green Eggs and Ham
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $8.99 (72)
978-0-394-80016-5
LAST WEEK: 70
WEEKS ON LIST: 38
PUB DATE: Aug 1960
UNITS SOLD: 3,432
2012 YTD: 249,502
Aug
1960
3,432
249,502
25 82 14
Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed
Eileen Christelow, Author
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), $6.99 (30)
978-0-547-89691-5
LAST WEEK: 82
WEEKS ON LIST: 14
PUB DATE: Jul 2012
UNITS SOLD: 3,422
2012 YTD: 89,447
Jul
2012
3,422
89,447

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