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Children's Picture Books
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Pub Date Units
2016 YTD
1 5 2
Elise Parsley, Author
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $17.00 (40)
978-0-316-37657-0
LAST WEEK: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 12,484
2012 YTD: 37,255
Jul
2015
12,484
37,255
2 6 7
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: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Jul 2001
UNITS SOLD: 8,854
2012 YTD: 77,967
Jul
2001
8,854
77,967
3 9 79
First 100 Words
Priddy Books, Manufactured by
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 9
WEEKS ON LIST: 79
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 8,141
2012 YTD: 316,131
May
2011
8,141
316,131
4 16 4
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: 16
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Feb 2000
UNITS SOLD: 7,884
2012 YTD: 31,830
Feb
2000
7,884
31,830
5 10 815
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 815
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 7,470
2012 YTD: 237,694
Oct
1991
7,470
237,694
6 13 810
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: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 810
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 7,015
2012 YTD: 234,907
Sep
1996
7,015
234,907
7 12 750
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 750
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 6,500
2012 YTD: 252,864
Mar
1994
6,500
252,864
8 17 33
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $17.99 (56)
978-0-679-80527-4
LAST WEEK: 17
WEEKS ON LIST: 33
PUB DATE: Jan 1990
UNITS SOLD: 6,131
2012 YTD: 499,041
Jan
1990
6,131
499,041
9 25 54
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: 25
WEEKS ON LIST: 54
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,820
2012 YTD: 193,189
Jul
2015
5,820
193,189
10 24 83
Robert N. Munsch, Author, Sheila McGraw, Illustrator
Firefly Books, $5.95 (32)
978-0-920668-37-5
LAST WEEK: 24
WEEKS ON LIST: 83
PUB DATE: Sep 1995
UNITS SOLD: 5,731
2012 YTD: 220,855
Sep
1995
5,731
220,855
11 29 36
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: 29
WEEKS ON LIST: 36
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 5,720
2012 YTD: 167,577
Mar
2012
5,720
167,577
12 19 6
The Night Before Preschool
Natasha Wing, Author, Amy Wummer, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-45451-1
LAST WEEK: 19
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 5,350
2012 YTD: 35,733
May
2011
5,350
35,733
13 35 4
Disney 5-Minute Snuggle Stories
Disney Press, Manufactured by
Disney Press, $12.99 (188)
978-1-4231-6765-5
LAST WEEK: 35
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Oct 2013
UNITS SOLD: 4,891
2012 YTD: 89,081
Oct
2013
4,891
89,081
14 28 6
The Night Before First Grade
Natasha Wing, Author, Deborah Zemke, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-43747-7
LAST WEEK: 28
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Jul 2005
UNITS SOLD: 4,774
2012 YTD: 39,291
Jul
2005
4,774
39,291
15 38 180
Nancy Tillman, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (28)
978-0-312-60155-3
LAST WEEK: 38
WEEKS ON LIST: 180
PUB DATE: Jan 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,513
2012 YTD: 164,143
Jan
2010
4,513
164,143
16 31 5
Star Wars: 5-Minute Star Wars Stories
Disney Book Group, Author, Lucasfilm Press, Author
Disney Lucasfilm Press, $12.99 (176)
978-1-4847-2820-8
LAST WEEK: 31
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Dec 2015
UNITS SOLD: 4,283
2012 YTD: 182,983
Dec
2015
4,283
182,983
17 45 33
Sam McBratney, Author, Anita Jeram, Illustrator
Candlewick Press (MA), $7.99 (24)
978-0-7636-4264-8
LAST WEEK: 45
WEEKS ON LIST: 33
PUB DATE: Oct 2008
UNITS SOLD: 4,185
2012 YTD: 174,718
Oct
2008
4,185
174,718
18 46 70
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: 70
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 4,140
2012 YTD: 156,643
Nov
1982
4,140
156,643
19 51 74
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: 51
WEEKS ON LIST: 74
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 4,041
2012 YTD: 131,445
Aug
2012
4,041
131,445
20 47 308
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: 47
WEEKS ON LIST: 308
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 4,020
2012 YTD: 216,075
Nov
1996
4,020
216,075
21 50 8
Noisy Farm
Tiger Tales, Editor
Tiger Tales, $12.99 (12)
978-1-58925-610-1
LAST WEEK: 50
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Sep 2013
UNITS SOLD: 3,863
2012 YTD: 109,572
Sep
2013
3,863
109,572
22 - 1
Drew Daywalt, Author, Oliver Jeffers, Illustrator
Philomel Books, $17.99 (40)
978-0-399-25537-3
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Jun 2013
UNITS SOLD: 3,828
2012 YTD: 110,486
Jun
2013
3,828
110,486
23 57 4
5-Minute Princess Stories
Disney Press, Manufactured by
Disney Press, $12.99 (192)
978-1-4231-4657-5
LAST WEEK: 57
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Jul 2011
UNITS SOLD: 3,798
2012 YTD: 85,962
Jul
2011
3,798
85,962
24 92 12
Mae Besom, Illustrator
Compendium Inc, $16.95 (36p)
978-1-943200-00-9
LAST WEEK: 92
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Jun 2016
UNITS SOLD: 3,747
2012 YTD: 46,270
Jun
2016
3,747
46,270
25 64 70
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: 64
WEEKS ON LIST: 70
PUB DATE: May 2007
UNITS SOLD: 3,719
2012 YTD: 127,073
May
2007
3,719
127,073

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