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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 3 1,007
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel , $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 3
WEEKS ON LIST: 1,007
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 13,138
YTD: 361,180
Mar
1994
13,138
361,180
2 6 5
Time for School, Little Blue Truck
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Houghton Mifflin, $18.99 (32)
978-0-358-41224-3
LAST WEEK: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Jun 2021
UNITS SOLD: 11,749
YTD: 59,092
Jun
2021
11,749
59,092
3 14 13
Kindergarten, Here I Come!
D J Steinberg, Author, Mark Chambers, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-45624-9
LAST WEEK: 14
WEEKS ON LIST: 13
PUB DATE: Jun 2012
UNITS SOLD: 9,845
YTD: 142,236
Jun
2012
9,845
142,236
4 5 1,067
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: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 1,067
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 9,803
YTD: 278,168
Sep
1996
9,803
278,168
5 19 3
Mo Willems, Author
Hyperion Books for Children, $16.99 (40)
978-1-368-04645-9
LAST WEEK: 19
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Jul 2019
UNITS SOLD: 9,721
YTD: 53,172
Jul
2019
9,721
53,172
6 9 103
Ann Whitford Paul, Author, David Walker, Illustrator
Farrar Straus Giroux, $7.99 (34)
978-0-374-30021-0
LAST WEEK: 9
WEEKS ON LIST: 103
PUB DATE: Jun 2014
UNITS SOLD: 8,798
YTD: 251,458
Jun
2014
8,798
251,458
7 7 63
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: 7
WEEKS ON LIST: 63
PUB DATE: Mar 2015
UNITS SOLD: 8,733
YTD: 336,234
Mar
2015
8,733
336,234
8 12 66
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 66
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 7,810
YTD: 226,635
Oct
1991
7,810
226,635
9 13 323
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: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 323
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 7,789
YTD: 214,724
Aug
2012
7,789
214,724
10 32 3
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: 32
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Jul 2001
UNITS SOLD: 6,781
YTD: 63,924
Jul
2001
6,781
63,924
11 18 67
First 100 Words
Roger Priddy
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 18
WEEKS ON LIST: 67
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 6,458
YTD: 162,377
May
2011
6,458
162,377
12 25 17
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: 17
PUB DATE: Jun 2003
UNITS SOLD: 6,458
YTD: 128,711
Jun
2003
6,458
128,711
13 33 8
Georgie Birkett, Author
Tiger Tales, (26p)
978-1-58925-872-3
LAST WEEK: 33
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Sep 2011
UNITS SOLD: 6,444
YTD: 99,028
Sep
2011
6,444
99,028
14 24 63
The Going to Bed Book
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (14)
978-0-671-44902-5
LAST WEEK: 24
WEEKS ON LIST: 63
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 5,945
YTD: 167,450
Nov
1982
5,945
167,450
15 27 29
Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House , $17.99 (56)
978-0-679-80527-4
LAST WEEK: 27
WEEKS ON LIST: 29
PUB DATE: Jan 1990
UNITS SOLD: 5,783
YTD: 601,820
Jan
1990
5,783
601,820
16 26 117
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: 26
WEEKS ON LIST: 117
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 5,630
YTD: 150,800
Nov
1982
5,630
150,800
17 41 2
Right Now, I Am Fine
Daniela Owen, Author, Gülce Baycik, Illustrator
Puppy Dogs & Ice Cream, $14.95 (50)
978-1-953177-02-5
LAST WEEK: 41
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jun 2020
UNITS SOLD: 5,516
YTD: 126,778
Jun
2020
5,516
126,778
18 28 77
Love You Forever
Robert N. Munsch, Author, Sheila McGraw, Illustrator
Firefly , $5.95 (32)
978-0-920668-37-5
LAST WEEK: 28
WEEKS ON LIST: 77
PUB DATE: Sep 1995
UNITS SOLD: 5,465
YTD: 206,227
Sep
1995
5,465
206,227
19 47 2
I Can Yell Louder
Jennifer Gaither, Author, Cj Centeno, Illustrator
Puppy Dogs & Ice Cream, $14.95 (48)
978-1-949474-50-3
LAST WEEK: 47
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: May 2020
UNITS SOLD: 5,384
YTD: 107,584
May
2020
5,384
107,584
20 43 2
Right Now, I Am Kind
Daniela Owen, Author, Gulce Baycik, Illustrator
Puppy Dogs & Ice Cream, $14.95 (50)
978-1-953177-45-2
LAST WEEK: 43
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Sep 2020
UNITS SOLD: 5,315
YTD: 110,511
Sep
2020
5,315
110,511
21 51 2
Right Now, I Am Brave
Daniela Owen, Author, Gülce Baycik, Illustrator
Puppy Dogs & Ice Cream, $14.95 (50)
978-1-953177-27-8
LAST WEEK: 51
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Aug 2020
UNITS SOLD: 4,935
YTD: 106,055
Aug
2020
4,935
106,055
22 34 16
Welcome Little One
Sandra Magsamen, Author
Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, $7.99 (24)
978-1-4926-3264-1
LAST WEEK: 34
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: Dec 2015
UNITS SOLD: 4,921
YTD: 118,756
Dec
2015
4,921
118,756
23 60 2
The Secret Words
Dominic Anglim, Author, Marta Magnuska, Illustrator
Puppy Dogs & Ice Cream, $14.95 (34)
978-1-953177-01-8
LAST WEEK: 60
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jun 2020
UNITS SOLD: 4,684
YTD: 70,254
Jun
2020
4,684
70,254
24 64 2
A Friend is Someone Who...
Marilee Joy Mayfield, Author, Tanya Maneki, Illustrator
Puppy Dogs & Ice Cream, $14.95 (50)
978-1-949474-85-5
LAST WEEK: 64
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Apr 2020
UNITS SOLD: 4,515
YTD: 91,730
Apr
2020
4,515
91,730
25 58 2
Fiona Flamingo
Rachael Urrutia Chu, Author, Kate Jeffery, Illustrator
Puppy Dogs & Ice Cream, $14.95 (60)
978-1-949474-49-7
LAST WEEK: 58
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Sep 2019
UNITS SOLD: 4,510
YTD: 96,729
Sep
2019
4,510
96,729

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