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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
2020 YTD
1 2 952
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel , $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 2
WEEKS ON LIST: 952
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 10,359
YTD: 278,937
Mar
1994
10,359
278,937
2 3 3
Bobbi Jane Kates, Author, Kates, Author, Joe Mathieu, Illustrator
Random House Books for Young Readers, $3.99 (32p)
978-0-679-83227-0
LAST WEEK: 3
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Oct 1992
UNITS SOLD: 8,651
YTD: 72,610
Oct
1992
8,651
72,610
3 6 48
Ann Whitford Paul, Author, David Walker, Illustrator
Farrar Straus Giroux, $7.99 (34)
978-0-374-30021-0
LAST WEEK: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 48
PUB DATE: Jun 2014
UNITS SOLD: 8,244
YTD: 209,964
Jun
2014
8,244
209,964
4 10 12
Kindergarten, Here I Come!
D J Steinberg, Author, Mark Chambers, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-45624-9
LAST WEEK: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Jun 2012
UNITS SOLD: 7,246
YTD: 169,155
Jun
2012
7,246
169,155
5 5 26
Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House , $17.99 (56)
978-0-679-80527-4
LAST WEEK: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 26
PUB DATE: Jan 1990
UNITS SOLD: 7,040
YTD: 375,833
Jan
1990
7,040
375,833
6 8 1,012
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: 8
WEEKS ON LIST: 1,012
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 6,943
YTD: 199,230
Sep
1996
6,943
199,230
7 7 236
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: 7
WEEKS ON LIST: 236
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 6,874
YTD: 164,804
Mar
2012
6,874
164,804
8 13 268
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: 268
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 6,768
YTD: 178,835
Aug
2012
6,768
178,835
9 11 12
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 11
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 6,430
YTD: 168,204
Oct
1991
6,430
168,204
10 23 8
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: 23
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Mar 2015
UNITS SOLD: 6,160
YTD: 129,392
Mar
2015
6,160
129,392
11 14 253
Little Blue Truck
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
HMH, $7.99 (30)
978-0-544-56803-7
LAST WEEK: 14
WEEKS ON LIST: 253
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,884
YTD: 159,815
Jul
2015
5,884
159,815
12 24 3
Julia Donaldson, Author, Axel Scheffler, Illustrator
Puffin Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-14-240580-2
LAST WEEK: 24
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Apr 2006
UNITS SOLD: 5,848
YTD: 25,433
Apr
2006
5,848
25,433
13 20 13
First 100 Words
Roger Priddy
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 20
WEEKS ON LIST: 13
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 5,720
YTD: 134,242
May
2011
5,720
134,242
14 22 92
The Wonky Donkey
Craig Smith, Author, Katz Cowley, Illustrator
Scholastic Paperbacks, $7.99 (24)
978-0-545-26124-1
LAST WEEK: 22
WEEKS ON LIST: 92
PUB DATE: May 2010
UNITS SOLD: 5,530
YTD: 178,371
May
2010
5,530
178,371
15 17 10
The Backyard Bug Book for Kids: Storybook, Insect Facts, and Activities
Lauren Davidson, Author
Rockridge Press, $6.99 (48)
978-1-64152-525-1
LAST WEEK: 17
WEEKS ON LIST: 10
PUB DATE: Sep 2019
UNITS SOLD: 5,426
YTD: 77,497
Sep
2019
5,426
77,497
16 71 10
Llama Llama Loves Camping
Anna Dewdney, Created by
Penguin Young Readers Licenses, $4.99 (24)
978-1-5247-8718-9
LAST WEEK: 71
WEEKS ON LIST: 10
PUB DATE: Jun 2018
UNITS SOLD: 5,401
YTD: 67,689
Jun
2018
5,401
67,689
17 28 65
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: 28
WEEKS ON LIST: 65
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 5,039
YTD: 129,801
Nov
1982
5,039
129,801
18 12 5
I Am Enough
Grace Byers, Author, Keturah A Bobo, Illustrator
HarperCollins/Balzer + Bray, $18.99 (32)
978-0-06-266712-0
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Mar 2018
UNITS SOLD: 4,990
YTD: 69,332
Mar
2018
4,990
69,332
19 53 13
How to Catch a Mermaid
Adam Wallace, Author, Andy Elkerton, Illustrator
Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, $10.99 (32)
978-1-4926-6247-1
LAST WEEK: 53
WEEKS ON LIST: 13
PUB DATE: Jul 2018
UNITS SOLD: 4,883
YTD: 117,953
Jul
2018
4,883
117,953
20 33 5
Jacqueline Woodson, Author, Rafael Lopez, Illustrator
Penguin/Paulsen, $18.99 (32)
978-0-399-24653-1
LAST WEEK: 33
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Aug 2018
UNITS SOLD: 4,568
YTD: 45,843
Aug
2018
4,568
45,843
21 46 5
Kristen Bell, Author, Benjamin Hart, Author, Daniel Wiseman, Illustrator
Random House Books for Young Readers, $17.99 (40)
978-0-593-12196-2
LAST WEEK: 46
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Jun 2020
UNITS SOLD: 4,316
YTD: 57,880
Jun
2020
4,316
57,880
22 40 13
Where's Spot?
Eric Hill, Author, Eric Hill, Illustrator
Putnam Publishing Group, $7.99 (12)
978-0-399-24046-1
LAST WEEK: 40
WEEKS ON LIST: 13
PUB DATE: Jun 2003
UNITS SOLD: 4,290
YTD: 111,464
Jun
2003
4,290
111,464
23 59 15
I Need a New Butt!
Dawn McMillan, Author, Ross Kinnaird, Author
Dover Publications, $8.99 (32)
978-0-486-78799-2
LAST WEEK: 59
WEEKS ON LIST: 15
PUB DATE: Sep 2014
UNITS SOLD: 4,255
YTD: 110,649
Sep
2014
4,255
110,649
24 97 15
What Should Danny Do?
Adir Levy, Author, Ganit Levy, Author, Mat Sadler, Illustrator
Elon Books, $21.99 (68)
978-0-692-84838-8
LAST WEEK: 97
WEEKS ON LIST: 15
PUB DATE: May 2017
UNITS SOLD: 4,191
YTD: 116,645
May
2017
4,191
116,645
25 21 5
Matthew A Cherry, Author, Vashti Harrison, Author
Kokila, $17.99 (32)
978-0-525-55336-6
LAST WEEK: 21
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: May 2019
UNITS SOLD: 4,163
YTD: 71,575
May
2019
4,163
71,575

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