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Children's Picture Books
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Pub Date Units
2022 YTD
1 1 6
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
HMH, $12.99 (16)
978-0-544-77253-3
LAST WEEK: 1
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Jul 2016
UNITS SOLD: 18,219
YTD: 89,893
Jul
2016
18,219
89,893
2 2 1,068
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel , $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 2
WEEKS ON LIST: 1,068
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 14,344
YTD: 481,463
Mar
1994
14,344
481,463
3 3 5
You're My Little Pumpkin Pie
Natalie Marshal, Illustrator
Silver Dolphin Books, $8.99 (18)
978-1-68412-434-3
LAST WEEK: 3
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Jul 2018
UNITS SOLD: 13,490
YTD: 59,496
Jul
2018
13,490
59,496
4 6 1,128
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: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 1,128
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 11,246
YTD: 380,018
Sep
1996
11,246
380,018
5 16 5
How to Catch a Monster
Adam Wallace, Author, Andy Elkerton, Illustrator
Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, $10.99 (40)
978-1-4926-4894-9
LAST WEEK: 16
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Sep 2017
UNITS SOLD: 10,153
YTD: 43,033
Sep
2017
10,153
43,033
6 12 4
Pete the Cat: Trick or Pete
James Dean, Author, James Dean, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $6.99 (16)
978-0-06-219870-9
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Jul 2017
UNITS SOLD: 9,917
YTD: 39,207
Jul
2017
9,917
39,207
7 8 4
Pig the Monster
Aaron Blabey, Author, Aaron Blabey, Illustrator
Scholastic Press, $14.99 (32)
978-1-338-76401-7
LAST WEEK: 8
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Aug 2021
UNITS SOLD: 9,592
YTD: 40,835
Aug
2021
9,592
40,835
8 14 4
Spooky Pookie
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (18)
978-1-4814-9767-1
LAST WEEK: 14
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Jul 2017
UNITS SOLD: 9,266
YTD: 41,350
Jul
2017
9,266
41,350
9 13 124
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: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 124
PUB DATE: Mar 2015
UNITS SOLD: 9,091
YTD: 335,352
Mar
2015
9,091
335,352
10 10 1,129
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 1,129
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 8,943
YTD: 286,420
Oct
1991
8,943
286,420
11 5 3
The Pigeon Will Ride the Roller Coaster!
Mo Willems, Author
Union Square Kids, $17.99 (40)
978-1-4549-4686-1
LAST WEEK: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Sep 2022
UNITS SOLD: 8,578
YTD: 46,346
Sep
2022
8,578
46,346
12 15 385
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: 15
WEEKS ON LIST: 385
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 8,254
YTD: 287,882
Aug
2012
8,254
287,882
13 22 4
Boo
Rosa Vonfeder, Author, Gaby Zermeño, Illustrator, Cottage Door Press, Editor
Cottage Door Press, $8.99 (12)
978-1-68052-189-4
LAST WEEK: 22
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Jun 2017
UNITS SOLD: 7,886
YTD: 28,569
Jun
2017
7,886
28,569
14 19 4
DK, Author
DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley), $9.99 (12)
978-1-4654-5276-4
LAST WEEK: 19
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: May 2016
UNITS SOLD: 7,824
YTD: 31,045
May
2016
7,824
31,045
15 67 3
How to Catch a Witch
Alice Walstead, Author, Andy Elkerton, Illustrator
Sourcebooks Wonderland, $10.99 (40)
978-1-72821-035-3
LAST WEEK: 67
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Aug 2022
UNITS SOLD: 7,180
YTD: 20,362
Aug
2022
7,180
20,362
16 23 4
Julia Donaldson, Author, Axel Scheffler, Illustrator
Puffin Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-14-250112-2
LAST WEEK: 23
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Aug 2003
UNITS SOLD: 7,114
YTD: 38,169
Aug
2003
7,114
38,169
17 17 5
Creepy Crayon!
Aaron Reynolds, Author, Peter Brown, Illustrator
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $18.99 (48)
978-1-5344-6588-6
LAST WEEK: 17
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Aug 2022
UNITS SOLD: 6,827
YTD: 42,407
Aug
2022
6,827
42,407
18 20 23
I Love You Like No Otter
Rose Rossner, Author, Sydney Hanson, Illustrator
Sourcebooks Wonderland, $8.99 (24)
978-1-72821-374-3
LAST WEEK: 20
WEEKS ON LIST: 23
PUB DATE: Jan 2020
UNITS SOLD: 6,287
YTD: 179,933
Jan
2020
6,287
179,933
19 - 1
The Snowman's Song: A Christmas Story
Marilee Joy Mayfield, Author, Tracy La Rue Hohn, Illustrator
Puppy Dogs & Ice Cream, $14.95 (50)
978-1-949474-65-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Nov 2019
UNITS SOLD: 6,279
YTD: 6,771
Nov
2019
6,279
6,771
20 49 4
The Good, the Bad, and the Spooky
Jory John, Author, Pete Oswald, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $10.99 (32)
978-0-06-295454-1
LAST WEEK: 49
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Jul 2021
UNITS SOLD: 5,873
YTD: 24,590
Jul
2021
5,873
24,590
21 25 42
Sam McBratney, Author, Anita Jeram, Illustrator
Candlewick Press (MA), $8.99 (24)
978-1-5362-1063-7
LAST WEEK: 25
WEEKS ON LIST: 42
PUB DATE: Sep 2019
UNITS SOLD: 5,865
YTD: 221,918
Sep
2019
5,865
221,918
22 31 25
See, Touch, Feel: A First Sensory Book
Roger Priddy, Author
Priddy Books, $12.99 (16)
978-0-312-52759-4
LAST WEEK: 31
WEEKS ON LIST: 25
PUB DATE: Sep 2018
UNITS SOLD: 5,609
YTD: 157,581
Sep
2018
5,609
157,581
23 29 3
Little Blue Truck Makes a Friend
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Clarion Books, $18.99 (40)
978-0-358-72282-3
LAST WEEK: 29
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Sep 2022
UNITS SOLD: 5,391
YTD: 22,511
Sep
2022
5,391
22,511
24 37 37
Welcome Little One
Sandra Magsamen, Author
Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, $7.99 (24)
978-1-4926-3264-1
LAST WEEK: 37
WEEKS ON LIST: 37
PUB DATE: Dec 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,324
YTD: 171,496
Dec
2015
5,324
171,496
25 24 128
First 100 Words
Roger Priddy
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 24
WEEKS ON LIST: 128
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 5,249
YTD: 209,234
May
2011
5,249
209,234

For analysis of this week's lists, click here.

To download a printable PDF of our overall top 10 bestsellers, click here.

Information supplied by NPD BookScan. Copyright © 2017 The NPD Group. All rights reserved.

Source: NPD BookScan, for the week ended Sep. 24, 2022; appearing in the Oct. 03, 2022, print edition of PW.
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