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Children's Picture Books
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Rank Last Week Weeks on List Bibliographical Information
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Pub Date Units
2021 YTD
1 1 3
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
HMH, $12.99 (16)
978-0-544-77253-3
LAST WEEK: 1
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Jul 2016
UNITS SOLD: 18,595
YTD: 54,734
Jul
2016
18,595
54,734
2 3 1,014
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel , $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 3
WEEKS ON LIST: 1,014
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 13,524
YTD: 447,080
Mar
1994
13,524
447,080
3 13 2
Pete the Cat: Trick or Pete
James Dean, Author, James Dean, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $6.99 (16)
978-0-06-219870-9
LAST WEEK: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2017
UNITS SOLD: 11,095
YTD: 24,912
Jul
2017
11,095
24,912
4 7 1,074
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
Bill Martin, Jr., Author, Eric Carle, Illustrator
Henry Holt, $7.95 (24)
978-0-8050-4790-5
LAST WEEK: 7
WEEKS ON LIST: 1,074
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 9,668
YTD: 347,135
Sep
1996
9,668
347,135
5 10 70
I Love You to the Moon and Back
Amelia Hepworth, Author, Tim Warnes, Illustrator
Tiger Tales, $7.99 (30)
978-1-58925-551-7
LAST WEEK: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 70
PUB DATE: Mar 2015
UNITS SOLD: 9,592
YTD: 399,269
Mar
2015
9,592
399,269
6 26 2
Boo
Rosa Vonfeder, Author, Gaby Zermeño, Illustrator, Cottage Door Press, Editor
Cottage Door Press, $8.99 (12)
978-1-68052-189-4
LAST WEEK: 26
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jun 2017
UNITS SOLD: 8,962
YTD: 19,044
Jun
2017
8,962
19,044
7 15 73
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 15
WEEKS ON LIST: 73
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 8,177
YTD: 283,098
Oct
1991
8,177
283,098
8 23 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: 23
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2019
UNITS SOLD: 7,989
YTD: 18,512
Jul
2019
7,989
18,512
9 11 331
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: 11
WEEKS ON LIST: 331
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 7,868
YTD: 272,411
Aug
2012
7,868
272,411
10 22 3
How to Catch a Monster
Adam Wallace, Author, Andy Elkerton, Illustrator
Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, $10.99 (40)
978-1-4926-4894-9
LAST WEEK: 22
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 7,488
YTD: 25,241
Sep
2017
7,488
25,241
11 17 110
Ann Whitford Paul, Author, David Walker, Illustrator
Farrar Straus Giroux, $7.99 (34)
978-0-374-30021-0
LAST WEEK: 17
WEEKS ON LIST: 110
PUB DATE: Jun 2014
UNITS SOLD: 7,301
YTD: 303,429
Jun
2014
7,301
303,429
12 20 74
First 100 Words
Roger Priddy
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 20
WEEKS ON LIST: 74
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 7,182
YTD: 209,387
May
2011
7,182
209,387
13 - 1
Narwhal's School of Awesomeness (a Narwhal and Jelly Book #6)
Ben Clanton, Author
Tundra Books (NY), $12.99 (88)
978-0-7352-6254-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2021
UNITS SOLD: 7,014
YTD: 7,014
Sep
2021
7,014
7,014
14 12 12
Time for School, Little Blue Truck
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Houghton Mifflin, $18.99 (32)
978-0-358-41224-3
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Jun 2021
UNITS SOLD: 6,454
YTD: 129,839
Jun
2021
6,454
129,839
15 36 2
The Good, the Bad, and the Spooky
Jory John, Author, Pete Oswald, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $10.99 (32)
978-0-06-295454-1
LAST WEEK: 36
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2021
UNITS SOLD: 6,416
YTD: 21,229
Jul
2021
6,416
21,229
16 76 2
5-Minute Halloween Stories
Disney Storybook Art Team, Illustrator
Disney Press, $12.99 (192)
978-1-368-00257-8
LAST WEEK: 76
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2018
UNITS SOLD: 6,023
YTD: 13,654
Jul
2018
6,023
13,654
17 34 3
Alyssa Satin Capucilli, Author, Pat Schories, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $4.99 (16p)
978-0-06-009466-9
LAST WEEK: 34
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Jul 2004
UNITS SOLD: 6,007
YTD: 15,693
Jul
2004
6,007
15,693
18 27 70
The Going to Bed Book
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (14)
978-0-671-44902-5
LAST WEEK: 27
WEEKS ON LIST: 70
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 5,906
YTD: 209,521
Nov
1982
5,906
209,521
19 59 2
Julia Donaldson, Author, Axel Scheffler, Illustrator
Puffin Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-14-250112-2
LAST WEEK: 59
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Aug 2003
UNITS SOLD: 5,821
YTD: 27,490
Aug
2003
5,821
27,490
20 77 2
Spooky Pookie
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (18)
978-1-4814-9767-1
LAST WEEK: 77
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2017
UNITS SOLD: 5,748
YTD: 13,700
Jul
2017
5,748
13,700
21 29 84
Love You Forever
Robert N. Munsch, Author, Sheila McGraw, Illustrator
Firefly , $5.95 (32)
978-0-920668-37-5
LAST WEEK: 29
WEEKS ON LIST: 84
PUB DATE: Sep 1995
UNITS SOLD: 5,680
YTD: 245,430
Sep
1995
5,680
245,430
22 94 2
It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
Charles M Schulz, Author, Kara McMahon, Adapted by, Scott Jeralds, Illustrator
Simon Spotlight, $7.99 (32)
978-1-4814-3585-7
LAST WEEK: 94
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,456
YTD: 10,109
Jul
2015
5,456
10,109
23 25 25
Where's Spot?
Eric Hill, Author, Eric Hill, Illustrator
Putnam Publishing Group, $7.99 (12)
978-0-399-24046-1
LAST WEEK: 25
WEEKS ON LIST: 25
PUB DATE: Jun 2003
UNITS SOLD: 5,429
YTD: 169,718
Jun
2003
5,429
169,718
24 31 124
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: 31
WEEKS ON LIST: 124
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 5,420
YTD: 191,640
Nov
1982
5,420
191,640
25 70 2
Boo! Baa, La La La!
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (16)
978-1-5344-5283-1
LAST WEEK: 70
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2021
UNITS SOLD: 5,373
YTD: 11,922
Jul
2021
5,373
11,922

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