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Children's Picture Books
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Pub Date Units
2014 YTD
1 15 12
Eileen Christelow, Author
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), $6.99 (30)
978-0-547-89691-5
LAST WEEK: 15
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Jul 2012
UNITS SOLD: 13,900
2012 YTD: 146,441
Jul
2012
13,900
146,441
2 41 706
Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 41
WEEKS ON LIST: 706
PUB DATE: Jan 2007
UNITS SOLD: 7,459
2012 YTD: 192,281
Jan
2007
7,459
192,281
3 37 119
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), $6.99 (30)
978-0-547-24828-8
LAST WEEK: 37
WEEKS ON LIST: 119
PUB DATE: Oct 2009
UNITS SOLD: 7,300
2012 YTD: 160,626
Oct
2009
7,300
160,626
4 52 54
Drew Daywalt, Author, Oliver Jeffers, Illustrator
Philomel Books, $17.99 (40)
978-0-399-25537-3
LAST WEEK: 52
WEEKS ON LIST: 54
PUB DATE: Jun 2013
UNITS SOLD: 6,170
2012 YTD: 159,640
Jun
2013
6,170
159,640
5 47 702
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: 47
WEEKS ON LIST: 702
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 6,160
2012 YTD: 160,460
Sep
1996
6,160
160,460
6 48 640
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 48
WEEKS ON LIST: 640
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 5,998
2012 YTD: 172,172
Mar
1994
5,998
172,172
7 - 1
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: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Jul 2001
UNITS SOLD: 5,128
2012 YTD: 34,265
Jul
2001
5,128
34,265
8 68 76
Nancy Tillman, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (28)
978-0-312-60155-3
LAST WEEK: 68
WEEKS ON LIST: 76
PUB DATE: Jan 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,897
2012 YTD: 124,898
Jan
2010
4,897
124,898
9 - 1
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 4,798
2012 YTD: 82,187
Mar
2012
4,798
82,187
10 67 20
The Going to Bed Book
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (14)
978-0-671-44902-5
LAST WEEK: 67
WEEKS ON LIST: 20
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 4,585
2012 YTD: 107,732
Nov
1982
4,585
107,732
11 62 25
Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $17.99 (56)
978-0-679-80527-4
LAST WEEK: 62
WEEKS ON LIST: 25
PUB DATE: Jan 1990
UNITS SOLD: 4,501
2012 YTD: 348,806
Jan
1990
4,501
348,806
12 94 27
Sam McBratney, Author, Anita Jeram, Illustrator
Candlewick Press (MA), $7.99 (24)
978-0-7636-4264-8
LAST WEEK: 94
WEEKS ON LIST: 27
PUB DATE: Oct 2008
UNITS SOLD: 4,124
2012 YTD: 125,759
Oct
2008
4,124
125,759
13 - 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: 3,788
2012 YTD: 12,586
Jul
2005
3,788
12,586
14 81 42
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: 81
WEEKS ON LIST: 42
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 3,757
2012 YTD: 166,156
Nov
1996
3,757
166,156
15 - 2
Bernadette Rossetti-Shustak, Author, Caroline Jayne Church, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $8.95 (0p)
978-0-439-67363-1
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jan 2005
UNITS SOLD: 3,709
2012 YTD: 105,390
Jan
2005
3,709
105,390
16 99 3
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: 99
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 3,687
2012 YTD: 83,785
Nov
1982
3,687
83,785
17 97 202
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: 97
WEEKS ON LIST: 202
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 3,567
2012 YTD: 170,188
Nov
1996
3,567
170,188
18 87 6
Where's Spot?
Eric Hill, Author, Eric Hill, Illustrator
Putnam Publishing Group, $7.99 (12)
978-0-399-24046-1
LAST WEEK: 87
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Jun 2003
UNITS SOLD: 3,397
2012 YTD: 76,640
Jun
2003
3,397
76,640
19 95 414
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: 414
PUB DATE: Aug 1960
UNITS SOLD: 3,350
2012 YTD: 266,930
Aug
1960
3,350
266,930
20 - 16
Shel Silverstein, Author
HarperCollins Publishers, $16.99 (64p)
978-0-06-025665-4
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: Feb 2014
UNITS SOLD: 3,236
2012 YTD: 158,832
Feb
2014
3,236
158,832
21 - 1
Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Author, Maurice Sendak, Illustrator
HarperTrophy, $8.95 (48)
978-0-06-443178-1
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Dec 2012
UNITS SOLD: 3,211
2012 YTD: 76,690
Dec
2012
3,211
76,690
22 - 1
The Night Before Preschool
Natasha Wing, Author, Amy Wummer, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-45451-1
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 3,207
2012 YTD: 8,275
May
2011
3,207
8,275
23 - 1
Georgie Birkett, Author
Tiger Tales, (26p)
978-1-58925-872-3
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2011
UNITS SOLD: 3,166
2012 YTD: 43,900
Sep
2011
3,166
43,900
24 - 12
Are You My Mother?
P D Eastman, Author, P D Eastman, Illustrator
Random House Books for Young Readers, $4.99 (24)
978-0-679-89047-8
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Sep 1998
UNITS SOLD: 3,109
2012 YTD: 109,315
Sep
1998
3,109
109,315
25 76
Barnyard Dance!
Sandra Boynton, Author
Workman Publishing, $6.95 (24)
978-1-56305-442-6
LAST WEEK: 76
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Oct 1993
UNITS SOLD: 3,020
2012 YTD: 70,053
Oct
1993
3,020
70,053
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