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Children's Picture Books
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Pub Date Units
2016 YTD
1 2 5
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Hmh Books for Young Readers, $12.99 (16)
978-0-544-77253-3
LAST WEEK: 2
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Jul 2016
UNITS SOLD: 25,082
2012 YTD: 72,367
Jul
2016
25,082
72,367
2 19 3
Julia Donaldson, Author, Axel Scheffler, Illustrator
Puffin Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-14-250112-2
LAST WEEK: 19
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Aug 2003
UNITS SOLD: 10,140
2012 YTD: 29,994
Aug
2003
10,140
29,994
3 12 83
First 100 Words
Priddy Books, Manufactured by
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 83
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 8,513
2012 YTD: 348,494
May
2011
8,513
348,494
4 23 3
Room on the Broom Board Book
Julia Donaldson, Author, Axel Sheffler, Illustrator
Dial Books, $6.99
978-0-8037-3841-6
LAST WEEK: 23
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 8,040
2012 YTD: 22,571
Aug
2012
8,040
22,571
5 37 2
Lucille Colandro, Author, Jared Lee, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-439-73766-1
LAST WEEK: 37
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Aug 2005
UNITS SOLD: 7,806
2012 YTD: 16,414
Aug
2005
7,806
16,414
6 26 3
Eek! Halloween!
Sandra Boynton, Author
Workman Publishing, $6.95 (24)
978-0-7611-9300-5
LAST WEEK: 26
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Aug 2016
UNITS SOLD: 7,749
2012 YTD: 18,310
Aug
2016
7,749
18,310
7 13 819
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 819
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 7,733
2012 YTD: 266,568
Oct
1991
7,733
266,568
8 28 3
Happy Halloween, Daniel Tiger!
Angela C Santomero, Author, Jason Fruchter, Illustrator
Simon Spotlight, $6.99 (14)
978-1-4814-0429-7
LAST WEEK: 28
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Aug 2014
UNITS SOLD: 7,023
2012 YTD: 16,189
Aug
2014
7,023
16,189
9 15 814
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: 814
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 6,662
2012 YTD: 262,664
Sep
1996
6,662
262,664
10 34 3
Pete the Cat: Five Little Pumpkins
James Dean, Author, James Dean, Illustrator
HarperCollins, $9.99 (32)
978-0-06-230418-6
LAST WEEK: 34
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 6,545
2012 YTD: 16,497
Jul
2015
6,545
16,497
11 18 754
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 18
WEEKS ON LIST: 754
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 6,329
2012 YTD: 277,764
Mar
1994
6,329
277,764
12 4 2
Andrea Beaty, Author, David Roberts, Illustrator
Abrams Books for Young Readers, $17.95 (32)
978-1-4197-2137-3
LAST WEEK: 4
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Sep 2016
UNITS SOLD: 6,158
2012 YTD: 25,627
Sep
2016
6,158
25,627
13 24 40
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: 24
WEEKS ON LIST: 40
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 6,100
2012 YTD: 191,183
Mar
2012
6,100
191,183
14 25 87
Robert N. Munsch, Author, Sheila McGraw, Illustrator
Firefly Books, $5.95 (32)
978-0-920668-37-5
LAST WEEK: 25
WEEKS ON LIST: 87
PUB DATE: Sep 1995
UNITS SOLD: 6,074
2012 YTD: 243,109
Sep
1995
6,074
243,109
15 66 2
It's Pumpkin Day, Mouse!
Laura Joffe Numeroff, Author, Felicia Bond, Illustrator
Balzer & Bray/Harperteen, $6.99 (24)
978-0-694-01429-3
LAST WEEK: 66
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2012
UNITS SOLD: 5,631
2012 YTD: 12,704
Jul
2012
5,631
12,704
16 27 58
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: 27
WEEKS ON LIST: 58
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,305
2012 YTD: 214,664
Jul
2015
5,305
214,664
17 36 3
Five Little Pumpkins
Ben Mantle, Illustrator
Tiger Tales, $8.95
978-1-58925-856-3
LAST WEEK: 36
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Sep 2010
UNITS SOLD: 5,196
2012 YTD: 14,787
Sep
2010
5,196
14,787
18 47 3
Sandra Boynton, Author
Robin Corey Books, $5.99 (18)
978-0-553-51233-5
LAST WEEK: 47
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,029
2012 YTD: 13,048
Jul
2015
5,029
13,048
19 58 2
Goodnight Goon: A Petrifying Parody
Michael Rex, Author
Putnam Publishing Group, $6.99 (30)
978-0-399-26011-7
LAST WEEK: 58
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 4,949
2012 YTD: 11,998
Aug
2012
4,949
11,998
20 - 1
Don Freeman, Author, Lisa McCue, Illustrator, Don Freeman, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32p)
978-0-448-42499-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Aug 2001
UNITS SOLD: 4,935
2012 YTD: 8,467
Aug
2001
4,935
8,467
21 55 2
Anna Dewdney, Author, Anna Dewdney, Illustrator
Viking Children's Books, $5.99 (14)
978-0-451-46978-6
LAST WEEK: 55
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Aug 2014
UNITS SOLD: 4,755
2012 YTD: 11,066
Aug
2014
4,755
11,066
22 38 184
Nancy Tillman, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (28)
978-0-312-60155-3
LAST WEEK: 38
WEEKS ON LIST: 184
PUB DATE: Jan 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,535
2012 YTD: 181,374
Jan
2010
4,535
181,374
23 44 37
Sam McBratney, Author, Anita Jeram, Illustrator
Candlewick Press (MA), $7.99 (24)
978-0-7636-4264-8
LAST WEEK: 44
WEEKS ON LIST: 37
PUB DATE: Oct 2008
UNITS SOLD: 4,522
2012 YTD: 190,964
Oct
2008
4,522
190,964
24 46 74
The Going to Bed Book
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (14)
978-0-671-44902-5
LAST WEEK: 46
WEEKS ON LIST: 74
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 4,441
2012 YTD: 172,767
Nov
1982
4,441
172,767
25 - 1
The Berenstain Bears Go on a Ghost Walk [With Tattoos]
Jan Berenstain, Author, Jan Berenstain, Illustrator, Stan Berenstain, Author
HarperFestival, $3.99 (32)
978-0-06-057383-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2005
UNITS SOLD: 4,351
2012 YTD: 9,354
Sep
2005
4,351
9,354

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