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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
2017 YTD
1 23 101
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: 23
WEEKS ON LIST: 101
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 38,920
2012 YTD: 295,082
Mar
2012
38,920
295,082
2 4 3
A Loud Winter's Nap
Katy Hudson, Author, Katy Hudson, Illustrator
Capstone Young Readers, $15.95
978-1-62370-869-6
LAST WEEK: 4
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 21,487
2012 YTD: 56,741
Sep
2017
21,487
56,741
3 11 3
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Harcourt Brace and Company, $14.99 (24)
978-0-544-32041-3
LAST WEEK: 11
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Sep 2014
UNITS SOLD: 11,925
2012 YTD: 45,865
Sep
2014
11,925
45,865
4 14 875
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: 14
WEEKS ON LIST: 875
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 8,993
2012 YTD: 289,788
Sep
1996
8,993
289,788
5 30 3
Polar Express 30th Anniversary Edition
Chris Van Allsburg, Author
Harcourt Brace and Company, $19.99 (32)
978-0-544-58014-5
LAST WEEK: 30
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Sep 2015
UNITS SOLD: 8,645
2012 YTD: 33,771
Sep
2015
8,645
33,771
6 18 144
First 100 Words
Priddy Books, Manufactured by
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 18
WEEKS ON LIST: 144
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 7,958
2012 YTD: 325,512
May
2011
7,958
325,512
7 15 4
Pete the Cat: The First Thanksgiving
James Dean, Author, James Dean, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $6.99 (16)
978-0-06-219869-3
LAST WEEK: 15
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Oct 2013
UNITS SOLD: 7,944
2012 YTD: 30,469
Oct
2013
7,944
30,469
8 - 1
A Charlie Brown Christmas (Deluxe)
Charles M Schulz, Author, Maggie Testa, Adapted by, Vicki Scott, Illustrator
Simon Spotlight, $19.99 (48)
978-1-5344-0455-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 7,759
2012 YTD: 11,826
Sep
2017
7,759
11,826
9 17 880
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 17
WEEKS ON LIST: 880
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 7,754
2012 YTD: 347,208
Oct
1991
7,754
347,208
10 24 815
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 24
WEEKS ON LIST: 815
PUB DATE: Jul 2012
UNITS SOLD: 7,709
2012 YTD: 291,908
Jul
2012
7,709
291,908
11 - 1
Eric Litwin, Author, James Dean, Illustrator, Eric Litwin, Illustrator
HarperCollins, $17.99 (40)
978-0-06-211062-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2014
UNITS SOLD: 7,299
2012 YTD: 14,120
Sep
2014
7,299
14,120
12 25 118
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: 25
WEEKS ON LIST: 118
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 6,989
2012 YTD: 238,794
Jul
2015
6,989
238,794
13 19 148
Love You Forever
Robert N. Munsch, Author, Sheila McGraw, Illustrator
Firefly Books, $5.95 (32)
978-0-920668-37-5
LAST WEEK: 19
WEEKS ON LIST: 148
PUB DATE: Sep 1995
UNITS SOLD: 6,736
2012 YTD: 284,428
Sep
1995
6,736
284,428
14 26 372
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: 26
WEEKS ON LIST: 372
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 6,495
2012 YTD: 257,192
Nov
1996
6,495
257,192
15 22 4
Llama Llama Gives Thanks
Anna Dewdney, Author
Viking Books for Young Readers, $5.99 (14)
978-1-101-99715-4
LAST WEEK: 22
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Aug 2017
UNITS SOLD: 6,457
2012 YTD: 34,236
Aug
2017
6,457
34,236
16 47 2
How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $15.00 (64)
978-0-394-80079-0
LAST WEEK: 47
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Oct 1957
UNITS SOLD: 6,248
2012 YTD: 29,177
Oct
1957
6,248
29,177
17 34 3
Pete the Cat: Snow Daze
James Dean, Author, James Dean, Illustrator
HarperCollins, $3.99 (32)
978-0-06-240426-8
LAST WEEK: 34
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Oct 2016
UNITS SOLD: 6,237
2012 YTD: 78,764
Oct
2016
6,237
78,764
18 42 32
The Pout-Pout Fish
Deborah Diesen, Author, Dan Hanna, Illustrator
Farrar Straus Giroux, $7.99 (36)
978-0-374-36097-9
LAST WEEK: 42
WEEKS ON LIST: 32
PUB DATE: Aug 2013
UNITS SOLD: 6,119
2012 YTD: 157,108
Aug
2013
6,119
157,108
19 55 2
Adam Wallace, Author, Andy Elkerton, Illustrator
Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, $10.99 (32)
978-1-4926-4631-0
LAST WEEK: 55
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Oct 2016
UNITS SOLD: 6,031
2012 YTD: 18,143
Oct
2016
6,031
18,143
20 27 4
Lucille Colandro, Author, Jared D Lee, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-93190-8
LAST WEEK: 27
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Aug 2016
UNITS SOLD: 5,952
2012 YTD: 28,216
Aug
2016
5,952
28,216
21 - 1
How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Grow Your Heart Edition
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Books for Young Readers, $19.99 (64)
978-1-5247-1461-1
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 5,753
2012 YTD: 8,396
Sep
2017
5,753
8,396
22 51 2
The Story of Christmas
Patricia A Pingry, Author, Rebecca Thornburgh, Illustrator
Candy Cane Press, $6.99 (22)
978-0-8249-1845-3
LAST WEEK: 51
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Aug 2010
UNITS SOLD: 5,630
2012 YTD: 15,079
Aug
2010
5,630
15,079
23 56 2
Anna Dewdney, Author
Viking Books for Young Readers, $9.99 (34)
978-0-425-29181-8
LAST WEEK: 56
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Oct 2017
UNITS SOLD: 5,529
2012 YTD: 12,358
Oct
2017
5,529
12,358
24 - 1
Oliver Jeffers, Author, Oliver Jeffers, Illustrator
Philomel Books, $19.99 (48)
978-0-399-16789-8
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Nov 2017
UNITS SOLD: 5,467
2012 YTD: 5,575
Nov
2017
5,467
5,575
25 36 106
Green Eggs and Ham
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $8.99 (72)
978-0-394-80016-5
LAST WEEK: 36
WEEKS ON LIST: 106
PUB DATE: Aug 1960
UNITS SOLD: 5,457
2012 YTD: 322,733
Aug
1960
5,457
322,733

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