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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 7 15
Kindergarten, Here I Come!
D J Steinberg, Author, Mark Chambers, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-45624-9
LAST WEEK: 7
WEEKS ON LIST: 15
PUB DATE: Jun 2012
UNITS SOLD: 14,565
YTD: 200,338
Jun
2012
14,565
200,338
2 5 955
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel , $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 5
WEEKS ON LIST: 955
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 11,669
YTD: 313,380
Mar
1994
11,669
313,380
3 62 4
Ibram X Kendi, Author, Ashley Lukashevsky, Illustrator
Kokila, $8.99 (24)
978-0-593-11041-6
LAST WEEK: 62
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Jun 2020
UNITS SOLD: 11,149
YTD: 39,936
Jun
2020
11,149
39,936
4 81 2
Eva Chen, Author, Derek Desierto, Illustrator
Feiwel & Friends, $9.99 (32)
978-1-250-21599-4
LAST WEEK: 81
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Feb 2019
UNITS SOLD: 10,419
YTD: 43,252
Feb
2019
10,419
43,252
5 15 51
Ann Whitford Paul, Author, David Walker, Illustrator
Farrar Straus Giroux, $7.99 (34)
978-0-374-30021-0
LAST WEEK: 15
WEEKS ON LIST: 51
PUB DATE: Jun 2014
UNITS SOLD: 9,068
YTD: 234,506
Jun
2014
9,068
234,506
6 16 239
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: 16
WEEKS ON LIST: 239
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 8,766
YTD: 189,344
Mar
2012
8,766
189,344
7 10 11
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: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 11
PUB DATE: Mar 2015
UNITS SOLD: 8,502
YTD: 153,702
Mar
2015
8,502
153,702
8 13 1,015
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: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 1,015
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 8,132
YTD: 223,727
Sep
1996
8,132
223,727
9 17 16
First 100 Words
Roger Priddy
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 17
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 8,104
YTD: 156,809
May
2011
8,104
156,809
10 9 15
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 9
WEEKS ON LIST: 15
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 7,954
YTD: 192,677
Oct
1991
7,954
192,677
11 14 29
Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House , $17.99 (56)
978-0-679-80527-4
LAST WEEK: 14
WEEKS ON LIST: 29
PUB DATE: Jan 1990
UNITS SOLD: 7,697
YTD: 398,902
Jan
1990
7,697
398,902
12 19 271
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: 19
WEEKS ON LIST: 271
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 7,501
YTD: 200,775
Aug
2012
7,501
200,775
13 91 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: 91
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Jul 2001
UNITS SOLD: 7,307
YTD: 47,295
Jul
2001
7,307
47,295
14 26 95
The Wonky Donkey
Craig Smith, Author, Katz Cowley, Illustrator
Scholastic Paperbacks, $7.99 (24)
978-0-545-26124-1
LAST WEEK: 26
WEEKS ON LIST: 95
PUB DATE: May 2010
UNITS SOLD: 6,980
YTD: 197,269
May
2010
6,980
197,269
15 28 6
Julia Donaldson, Author, Axel Scheffler, Illustrator
Puffin Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-14-240580-2
LAST WEEK: 28
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Apr 2006
UNITS SOLD: 6,861
YTD: 45,038
Apr
2006
6,861
45,038
16 4 2
Ibram X Kendi, Author, Ashley Lukashevsky, Illustrator
Kokila, $8.99 (32)
978-0-593-11050-8
LAST WEEK: 4
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2020
UNITS SOLD: 6,079
YTD: 24,075
Jul
2020
6,079
24,075
17 74 2
Good Night, Little Blue Truck
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Houghton Mifflin, $17.99 (32)
978-1-328-85213-7
LAST WEEK: 74
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Oct 2019
UNITS SOLD: 6,004
YTD: 78,630
Oct
2019
6,004
78,630
18 31 16
How to Catch a Mermaid
Adam Wallace, Author, Andy Elkerton, Illustrator
Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, $10.99 (32)
978-1-4926-6247-1
LAST WEEK: 31
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: Jul 2018
UNITS SOLD: 5,925
YTD: 135,158
Jul
2018
5,925
135,158
19 27 68
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: 27
WEEKS ON LIST: 68
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 5,857
YTD: 147,209
Nov
1982
5,857
147,209
20 - 1
First Grade, Here I Come!
D J Steinberg, Author, Tracy Bishop, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $5.99 (32)
978-0-448-48920-9
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Jun 2016
UNITS SOLD: 5,854
YTD: 35,601
Jun
2016
5,854
35,601
21 30 27
Love You Forever
Robert N. Munsch, Author, Sheila McGraw, Illustrator
Firefly , $5.95 (32)
978-0-920668-37-5
LAST WEEK: 30
WEEKS ON LIST: 27
PUB DATE: Sep 1995
UNITS SOLD: 5,672
YTD: 167,738
Sep
1995
5,672
167,738
22 24 6
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: 24
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Oct 1992
UNITS SOLD: 5,627
YTD: 91,701
Oct
1992
5,627
91,701
23 46 16
Where's Spot?
Eric Hill, Author, Eric Hill, Illustrator
Putnam Publishing Group, $7.99 (12)
978-0-399-24046-1
LAST WEEK: 46
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: Jun 2003
UNITS SOLD: 5,137
YTD: 126,387
Jun
2003
5,137
126,387
24 48 13
Llama Llama Loves Camping
Anna Dewdney, Created by
Penguin Young Readers Licenses, $4.99 (24)
978-1-5247-8718-9
LAST WEEK: 48
WEEKS ON LIST: 13
PUB DATE: Jun 2018
UNITS SOLD: 5,131
YTD: 82,797
Jun
2018
5,131
82,797
25 58 16
Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak, Author, Maurice Sendak, Illustrator
HarperTrophy, $8.95 (48)
978-0-06-443178-1
LAST WEEK: 58
WEEKS ON LIST: 16
PUB DATE: Dec 2012
UNITS SOLD: 5,040
YTD: 114,506
Dec
2012
5,040
114,506

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