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Children's Picture Books
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Pub Date Units
2014 YTD
1 29 5
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: 29
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Jul 2001
UNITS SOLD: 9,821
2012 YTD: 74,330
Jul
2001
9,821
74,330
2 41 5
The Night Before Preschool
Natasha Wing, Author, Amy Wummer, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-45451-1
LAST WEEK: 41
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 7,201
2012 YTD: 36,577
May
2011
7,201
36,577
3 40 5
The Night Before First Grade
Natasha Wing, Author, Deborah Zemke, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-43747-7
LAST WEEK: 40
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Jul 2005
UNITS SOLD: 7,131
2012 YTD: 40,764
Jul
2005
7,131
40,764
4 35 710
Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 35
WEEKS ON LIST: 710
PUB DATE: Jan 2007
UNITS SOLD: 7,082
2012 YTD: 223,273
Jan
2007
7,082
223,273
5 39 123
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), $6.99 (30)
978-0-547-24828-8
LAST WEEK: 39
WEEKS ON LIST: 123
PUB DATE: Oct 2009
UNITS SOLD: 7,025
2012 YTD: 188,253
Oct
2009
7,025
188,253
6 44 58
Drew Daywalt, Author, Oliver Jeffers, Illustrator
Philomel Books, $17.99 (40)
978-0-399-25537-3
LAST WEEK: 44
WEEKS ON LIST: 58
PUB DATE: Jun 2013
UNITS SOLD: 6,084
2012 YTD: 183,540
Jun
2013
6,084
183,540
7 45 644
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 45
WEEKS ON LIST: 644
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 5,974
2012 YTD: 196,482
Mar
1994
5,974
196,482
8 43 706
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: 43
WEEKS ON LIST: 706
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 5,796
2012 YTD: 184,516
Sep
1996
5,796
184,516
9 61 29
Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $17.99 (56)
978-0-679-80527-4
LAST WEEK: 61
WEEKS ON LIST: 29
PUB DATE: Jan 1990
UNITS SOLD: 4,788
2012 YTD: 366,816
Jan
1990
4,788
366,816
10 59 80
Nancy Tillman, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (28)
978-0-312-60155-3
LAST WEEK: 59
WEEKS ON LIST: 80
PUB DATE: Jan 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,507
2012 YTD: 143,993
Jan
2010
4,507
143,993
11 - 1
Pete the Cat and the New Guy
Kimberly Dean, Author, James Dean, Illustrator
HarperCollins, $17.99 (40)
978-0-06-227560-8
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Aug 2014
UNITS SOLD: 4,300
2012 YTD: 4,349
Aug
2014
4,300
4,349
12 - 1
First Day Jitters
Julie Danneberg, Author, Judith DuFour Love, Illustrator, Judith DuFour Love, Author
Charlesbridge Publishing, $6.95 (32)
978-1-58089-061-8
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Feb 2000
UNITS SOLD: 4,264
2012 YTD: 16,196
Feb
2000
4,264
16,196
13 71 31
Sam McBratney, Author, Anita Jeram, Illustrator
Candlewick Press (MA), $7.99 (24)
978-0-7636-4264-8
LAST WEEK: 71
WEEKS ON LIST: 31
PUB DATE: Oct 2008
UNITS SOLD: 4,242
2012 YTD: 142,761
Oct
2008
4,242
142,761
14 65 24
The Going to Bed Book
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (14)
978-0-671-44902-5
LAST WEEK: 65
WEEKS ON LIST: 24
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 4,148
2012 YTD: 125,170
Nov
1982
4,148
125,170
15 64 4
William Joyce, Author, William Joyce, Illustrator, Christina Ellis, Illustrator
Atheneum Books for Young Readers, $17.99 (56)
978-1-4424-7343-0
LAST WEEK: 64
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: May 2014
UNITS SOLD: 4,073
2012 YTD: 19,456
May
2014
4,073
19,456
16 78 3
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: 78
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 3,666
2012 YTD: 94,872
Mar
2012
3,666
94,872
17 83 46
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: 83
WEEKS ON LIST: 46
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 3,606
2012 YTD: 181,090
Nov
1996
3,606
181,090
18 82 5
Georgie Birkett, Author
Tiger Tales, (26p)
978-1-58925-872-3
LAST WEEK: 82
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Sep 2011
UNITS SOLD: 3,560
2012 YTD: 60,640
Sep
2011
3,560
60,640
19 87 16
Eileen Christelow, Author
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), $6.99 (30)
978-0-547-89691-5
LAST WEEK: 87
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: Jul 2012
UNITS SOLD: 3,520
2012 YTD: 162,995
Jul
2012
3,520
162,995
20 91 206
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: 91
WEEKS ON LIST: 206
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 3,456
2012 YTD: 184,245
Nov
1996
3,456
184,245
21 89 6
Bernadette Rossetti-Shustak, Author, Caroline Jayne Church, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $8.95 (0p)
978-0-439-67363-1
LAST WEEK: 89
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Jan 2005
UNITS SOLD: 3,429
2012 YTD: 119,926
Jan
2005
3,429
119,926
22 100 18
Shel Silverstein, Author
HarperCollins Publishers, $16.99 (64p)
978-0-06-025665-4
LAST WEEK: 100
WEEKS ON LIST: 18
PUB DATE: Feb 2014
UNITS SOLD: 3,397
2012 YTD: 171,183
Feb
2014
3,397
171,183
23 95 418
Green Eggs and Ham
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $8.99 (72)
978-0-394-80016-5
LAST WEEK: 95
WEEKS ON LIST: 418
PUB DATE: Aug 1960
UNITS SOLD: 3,395
2012 YTD: 280,254
Aug
1960
3,395
280,254
24 - 1
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: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 3,364
2012 YTD: 85,716
Aug
2012
3,364
85,716
25 94 7
Moo, Baa, La La La!
Sandra Boynton, Author, Kate Klimo, Editor, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (13)
978-0-671-44901-8
LAST WEEK: 94
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 3,258
2012 YTD: 97,291
Nov
1982
3,258
97,291
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