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Children's Picture Books
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Pub Date Units
2017 YTD
1 1 20
Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $17.99 (56)
978-0-679-80527-4
LAST WEEK: 1
WEEKS ON LIST: 20
PUB DATE: Jan 1990
UNITS SOLD: 46,845
2012 YTD: 309,410
Jan
1990
46,845
309,410
2 3 3
Adam Rubin, Author, Daniel Salmieri, Illustrator
Dial Books, $18.99 (48)
978-0-525-42888-6
LAST WEEK: 3
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: May 2017
UNITS SOLD: 8,708
2012 YTD: 37,669
May
2017
8,708
37,669
3 6 854
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 854
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 7,887
2012 YTD: 157,798
Oct
1991
7,887
157,798
4 15 5
Seuss-Isms! a Guide to Life for Those Just Starting Out...and Those Already on Their Way
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Books for Young Readers, $9.99 (64)
978-0-553-50841-3
LAST WEEK: 15
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Jan 2015
UNITS SOLD: 6,972
2012 YTD: 65,172
Jan
2015
6,972
65,172
5 9 122
Love You Forever
Robert N. Munsch, Author, Sheila McGraw, Illustrator
Firefly Books, $5.95 (32)
978-0-920668-37-5
LAST WEEK: 9
WEEKS ON LIST: 122
PUB DATE: Sep 1995
UNITS SOLD: 6,816
2012 YTD: 130,934
Sep
1995
6,816
130,934
6 13 118
First 100 Words
Priddy Books, Manufactured by
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 118
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 6,728
2012 YTD: 157,176
May
2011
6,728
157,176
7 14 789
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 14
WEEKS ON LIST: 789
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 6,545
2012 YTD: 121,291
Mar
1994
6,545
121,291
8 24 5
Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Author, Tom Lichtenheld, Illustrator
Chronicle Books, $14.99 (40)
978-1-4521-2699-9
LAST WEEK: 24
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Mar 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,649
2012 YTD: 55,779
Mar
2015
5,649
55,779
9 19 35
Emily Martin, Author, Emily Winfield Martin, Author
Random House Books for Young Readers, $17.99 (36)
978-0-385-37671-6
LAST WEEK: 19
WEEKS ON LIST: 35
PUB DATE: Aug 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,200
2012 YTD: 100,955
Aug
2015
5,200
100,955
10 21 849
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: 21
WEEKS ON LIST: 849
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 5,143
2012 YTD: 111,396
Sep
1996
5,143
111,396
11 26 92
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: 26
WEEKS ON LIST: 92
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,096
2012 YTD: 96,892
Jul
2015
5,096
96,892
12 20 108
The Going to Bed Book
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (14)
978-0-671-44902-5
LAST WEEK: 20
WEEKS ON LIST: 108
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 5,076
2012 YTD: 113,686
Nov
1982
5,076
113,686
13 22 75
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: 22
WEEKS ON LIST: 75
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 5,006
2012 YTD: 121,848
Mar
2012
5,006
121,848
14 25 21
Adam Rubin, Author
Dial Books, (40)
978-0-8037-3680-1
LAST WEEK: 25
WEEKS ON LIST: 21
PUB DATE: Jun 2012
UNITS SOLD: 4,907
2012 YTD: 74,099
Jun
2012
4,907
74,099
15 27 11
Shel Silverstein, Author
HarperCollins Publishers, $16.99 (64p)
978-0-06-025665-4
LAST WEEK: 27
WEEKS ON LIST: 11
PUB DATE: Feb 2014
UNITS SOLD: 4,377
2012 YTD: 74,417
Feb
2014
4,377
74,417
16 18 5
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: 18
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Jul 2001
UNITS SOLD: 4,246
2012 YTD: 35,671
Jul
2001
4,246
35,671
17 17 19
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: 17
WEEKS ON LIST: 19
PUB DATE: Sep 1998
UNITS SOLD: 4,227
2012 YTD: 115,498
Sep
1998
4,227
115,498
18 36 346
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: 36
WEEKS ON LIST: 346
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 4,159
2012 YTD: 134,944
Nov
1996
4,159
134,944
19 39 19
Nancy Tillman, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (28)
978-0-312-60155-3
LAST WEEK: 39
WEEKS ON LIST: 19
PUB DATE: Jan 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,081
2012 YTD: 82,000
Jan
2010
4,081
82,000
20 34 80
Green Eggs and Ham
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $8.99 (72)
978-0-394-80016-5
LAST WEEK: 34
WEEKS ON LIST: 80
PUB DATE: Aug 1960
UNITS SOLD: 3,946
2012 YTD: 224,967
Aug
1960
3,946
224,967
21 54 68
Guess How Much I Love You
Sam McBratney, Author, Anita Jeram, Illustrator
Candlewick Press (MA), $7.99 (24)
978-0-7636-4264-8
LAST WEEK: 54
WEEKS ON LIST: 68
PUB DATE: Oct 2008
UNITS SOLD: 3,786
2012 YTD: 85,720
Oct
2008
3,786
85,720
22 35 11
Drew Daywalt, Author, Oliver Jeffers, Illustrator
Philomel Books, $17.99 (40)
978-0-399-25537-3
LAST WEEK: 35
WEEKS ON LIST: 11
PUB DATE: Jun 2013
UNITS SOLD: 3,776
2012 YTD: 68,219
Jun
2013
3,776
68,219
23 43 4
Kobi Yamada, Author, Mae Besom, Illustrator
Compendium Inc, $16.95 (36)
978-1-938298-07-3
LAST WEEK: 43
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Feb 2014
UNITS SOLD: 3,713
2012 YTD: 44,915
Feb
2014
3,713
44,915
24 47 119
One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish
Dr Seuss, Author, Ring, Author
Random House Children's Books, $8.99 (72)
978-0-394-80013-4
LAST WEEK: 47
WEEKS ON LIST: 119
PUB DATE: Mar 1960
UNITS SOLD: 3,562
2012 YTD: 183,418
Mar
1960
3,562
183,418
25 44 8
Pete the Cat: 5-Minute Pete the Cat Stories: Includes 12 Groovy Stories!
James Dean, Author, James Dean, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $12.99 (192)
978-0-06-247019-5
LAST WEEK: 44
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Jan 2017
UNITS SOLD: 3,511
2012 YTD: 69,597
Jan
2017
3,511
69,597

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