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Children's Frontlist Fiction
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Pub Date Units
2020 YTD
1 1 4
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 15
Jeff Kinney, Author
Amulet Books, $14.99 (224)
978-1-4197-4868-4
LAST WEEK: 1
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 85,807
YTD: 497,669
Oct
2020
85,807
497,669
2 2 12
Dog Man: Grime and Punishment: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #9), Volume 9
Dav Pilkey, Author, Dav Pilkey, Illustrator
Graphix, $12.99 (240)
978-1-338-53562-4
LAST WEEK: 2
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 44,690
YTD: 915,767
Sep
2020
44,690
915,767
3 - 1
Unlocked Book 8.5
Shannon Messenger, Author
Aladdin Paperbacks, $21.99 (512)
978-1-5344-6342-4
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Nov 2020
UNITS SOLD: 35,588
YTD: 35,588
Nov
2020
35,588
35,588
4 3 2
The Ickabog
J. K. Rowling, Author
Scholastic Inc., $26.99 (304)
978-1-338-73287-0
LAST WEEK: 3
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Nov 2020
UNITS SOLD: 32,340
YTD: 68,449
Nov
2020
32,340
68,449
5 1 16
Midnight Sun
Stephenie Meyer, Author
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $27.99 (672)
978-0-316-70704-6
LAST WEEK: 1
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: Aug 2020
UNITS SOLD: 21,976
YTD: 1,126,687
Aug
2020
21,976
1,126,687
6 6 16
Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Adventure
Jeff Kinney, Author
Amulet Books, $14.99 (224)
978-1-4197-4909-4
LAST WEEK: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: Aug 2020
UNITS SOLD: 11,150
YTD: 325,039
Aug
2020
11,150
325,039
7 9 5
Minalima Design, Illustrator, J. K. Rowling, Author
Scholastic Inc., $37.99 (368)
978-1-338-59670-0
LAST WEEK: 9
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 10,793
YTD: 60,514
Oct
2020
10,793
60,514
8 - 1
Paradise Island: A Sam and Colby Story
Sam Golbach, Author, Colby Brock, Author, Gaby Triana, With
Permuted Press, $21.00 (256)
978-1-68261-949-0
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Nov 2020
UNITS SOLD: 9,442
YTD: 9,442
Nov
2020
9,442
9,442
9 11 12
Logan Likes Mary Anne! (the Baby-Sitters Club Graphic Novel #8), Volume 8
Ann M Martin, Author, Gale Galligan, Illustrator
Graphix, $10.99 (176)
978-1-338-30454-1
LAST WEEK: 11
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 8,863
YTD: 143,256
Sep
2020
8,863
143,256
10 2 27
Suzanne Collins, Author
Scholastic Press, $27.99 (624)
978-1-338-63517-1
LAST WEEK: 2
WEEKS ON LIST: 27
PUB DATE: May 2020
UNITS SOLD: 8,836
YTD: 1,147,285
May
2020
8,836
1,147,285
11 12 50
Dog Man #8
Dav Pilkey, Author
Graphix, $12.99 (240)
978-1-338-32321-4
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 50
PUB DATE: Dec 2019
UNITS SOLD: 8,208
YTD: 530,319
Dec
2019
8,208
530,319
12 5 2
Bad Guys #12, Volume 12
Aaron Blabey, Author
Scholastic Paperbacks, $6.99 (192)
978-1-338-32950-6
LAST WEEK: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Nov 2020
UNITS SOLD: 7,777
YTD: 34,661
Nov
2020
7,777
34,661
13 13 7
The Tower of Nero (Trials of Apollo, the Book Five)
Rick Riordan, Author
Disney-Hyperion, $19.99 (448)
978-1-4847-4645-5
LAST WEEK: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 7,526
YTD: 121,283
Oct
2020
7,526
121,283
14 17 10
The Last Kids on Earth and the Skeleton Road
Max Brallier, Author, Douglas Holgate, Illustrator
Viking Books for Young Readers, $13.99 (250)
978-1-9848-3534-5
LAST WEEK: 17
WEEKS ON LIST: 10
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 6,179
YTD: 83,766
Sep
2020
6,179
83,766
15 20 29
Katherine Applegate, Author, Patricia Castelao, Illustrator
HarperCollins, $18.99 (352)
978-0-06-299131-7
LAST WEEK: 20
WEEKS ON LIST: 29
PUB DATE: May 2020
UNITS SOLD: 5,710
YTD: 215,005
May
2020
5,710
215,005
16 3 4
Five Total Strangers
Natalie D Richards, Author
Sourcebooks Fire, $10.99 (320)
978-1-4926-5721-7
LAST WEEK: 3
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 4,805
YTD: 15,712
Oct
2020
4,805
15,712
17 39 12
I Survived the California Wildfires, 2018 (I Survived #20), Volume 20
Lauren Tarshis, Author
Scholastic Inc., $5.99 (144)
978-1-338-31744-2
LAST WEEK: 39
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 4,580
YTD: 40,513
Sep
2020
4,580
40,513
18 35 7
Jerry Craft, Author, Jerry Craft, Illustrator
Quill Tree Books, $12.99 (256)
978-0-06-288550-0
LAST WEEK: 35
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 3,572
YTD: 28,304
Oct
2020
3,572
28,304
19 32 20
Karen's Roller Skates (Baby-Sitters Little Sister Graphic Novel #2): A Graphix Book (Adapted, Full-Color)
Ann M Martin, Author, Katy Farina, Illustrator
Graphix, $10.99 (144)
978-1-338-35614-4
LAST WEEK: 32
WEEKS ON LIST: 20
PUB DATE: Jul 2020
UNITS SOLD: 3,557
YTD: 78,648
Jul
2020
3,557
78,648
20 33 8
A Tale of Witchcraft...
Chris Colfer, Author
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, $18.99 (448)
978-0-316-52356-1
LAST WEEK: 33
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 3,355
YTD: 46,998
Sep
2020
3,355
46,998
21 5 48
The Silver Eyes (Five Nights at Freddy's Graphic Novel #1)
Scott Cawthon, Author, Kira Breed-Wrisley, Author, Claudia Schroder, Illustrator, Claudia Schroder, Author
Scholastic Inc., $12.99 (192)
978-1-338-29848-2
LAST WEEK: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 48
PUB DATE: Dec 2019
UNITS SOLD: 3,160
YTD: 140,330
Dec
2019
3,160
140,330
22 37 20
The Bad Guys in the Dawn of the Underlord (the Bad Guys #11)
Aaron Blabey, Author
Scholastic Paperbacks, $6.99 (192)
978-1-338-32948-3
LAST WEEK: 37
WEEKS ON LIST: 20
PUB DATE: Jul 2020
UNITS SOLD: 3,069
YTD: 101,168
Jul
2020
3,069
101,168
23 - 2
Jason Reynolds, Author, Alexander Nabaum, Illustrator
Atheneum Books, $8.99 (240)
978-1-4814-3829-2
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 3,030
YTD: 9,744
Oct
2020
3,030
9,744
24 38 12
Captain Underpants and the Revolting Revenge of the Radioactive Robo-Boxers: Color Edition (Captain Underpants #10), Volume 10: Color Edition (Color)
Dav Pilkey, Author, Dav Pilkey, Illustrator
Scholastic Inc., $12.99 (224)
978-1-338-34723-4
LAST WEEK: 38
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 2,953
YTD: 45,768
Sep
2020
2,953
45,768
25 - 6
James Patterson, Author, Kwame Alexander, Author, Dawud Anyabwile, Illustrator
Jimmy Patterson, $16.99 (320)
978-0-316-49816-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Oct 2020
UNITS SOLD: 2,799
YTD: 21,971
Oct
2020
2,799
21,971

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