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Children's Picture Books
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Pub Date
1
The Wonky Donkey
Craig Smith, Author, Katz Cowley, Illustrator
Scholastic Paperbacks, $7.99 (24)
978-0-545-26124-1
LAST WEEK: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 9
PUB DATE: May 2010
UNITS SOLD: 76,048
YTD: 648,164
May
2010
2
The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition [With Light Boy Doll]
Carol V Aebersold, Author
CCA,
978-0-9769907-0-3
LAST WEEK: 9
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Sep 2005
UNITS SOLD: 35,856
YTD: 74,544
Sep
2005
3
How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $15.00 (64)
978-0-394-80079-0
LAST WEEK: 11
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Oct 1957
UNITS SOLD: 30,916
YTD: 94,365
Oct
1957
4
The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition [With Light Girl Doll]
Carol V Aebersold, Author, Chanda A Bell, Author, Coe Steinwart, Illustrator
Cca & B, $37.95
978-0-9843651-7-3
LAST WEEK: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Feb 2012
UNITS SOLD: 29,354
YTD: 62,141
Feb
2012
5
I Need a New Butt!
Dawn McMillan, Author, Ross Kinnaird, Author
Dover Publications, $8.99 (32)
978-0-486-78799-2
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Sep 2014
UNITS SOLD: 25,751
YTD: 32,814
Sep
2014
6
Clement Clarke Moore, Author, Christian Birmingham, Illustrator
Courage Books, $9.95 (46)
978-0-7624-2416-0
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Aug 2005
UNITS SOLD: 18,281
YTD: 50,941
Aug
2005
7
First 100 Words
Roger Priddy
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 17
WEEKS ON LIST: 198
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 17,962
YTD: 381,477
May
2011
8
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Harcourt Brace and Company, $14.99 (24)
978-0-544-32041-3
LAST WEEK: 15
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Sep 2014
UNITS SOLD: 17,310
YTD: 64,655
Sep
2014
9
Polar Express 30th Anniversary Edition
Chris Van Allsburg, Author
Harcourt Brace and Company, $19.99 (32)
978-0-544-58014-5
LAST WEEK: 18
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Sep 2015
UNITS SOLD: 16,077
YTD: 59,440
Sep
2015
10
Adam Wallace, Author, Andy Elkerton, Illustrator
Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, $10.99 (32)
978-1-4926-4631-0
LAST WEEK: 25
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Oct 2016
UNITS SOLD: 14,496
YTD: 40,843
Oct
2016
11
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: 26
WEEKS ON LIST: 154
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 14,446
YTD: 276,000
Mar
2012
12
James Dean, Author, James Dean, Illustrator
HarperCollins, $12.99 (48)
978-0-06-267527-9
LAST WEEK: 21
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Sep 2018
UNITS SOLD: 14,073
YTD: 45,494
Sep
2018
13
Sherri Duskey Rinker, Author, A. G. Ford, Illustrator
Chronicle Books, $16.99 (40)
978-1-4521-3911-1
LAST WEEK: 14
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Oct 2018
UNITS SOLD: 13,596
YTD: 74,730
Oct
2018
14
Fancy Nancy: 5-Minute Fancy Nancy Stories
Jane O'Connor, Author, Robin Preiss Glasser, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $12.99 (192)
978-0-06-241216-4
LAST WEEK: 4
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Dec 2015
UNITS SOLD: 13,085
YTD: 150,367
Dec
2015
15
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: 82
PUB DATE: Aug 2013
UNITS SOLD: 12,073
YTD: 211,772
Aug
2013
16
Adam Rubin, Author
Dial Books, (40)
978-0-8037-3680-1
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 11
PUB DATE: Jun 2012
UNITS SOLD: 11,937
YTD: 152,673
Jun
2012
17
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel , $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 32
WEEKS ON LIST: 869
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 11,535
YTD: 349,236
Mar
1994
18
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 39
WEEKS ON LIST: 934
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 10,990
YTD: 350,948
Oct
1991
19
Emily Winfield Martin, Author
Random House , $17.99 (36)
978-0-385-37671-6
LAST WEEK: 38
WEEKS ON LIST: 12
PUB DATE: Aug 2015
UNITS SOLD: 10,966
YTD: 201,510
Aug
2015
20
Dr. Seuss's ABC
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House, $4.99 (24)
978-0-679-88281-7
LAST WEEK: 48
WEEKS ON LIST: 426
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 9,911
YTD: 301,726
Nov
1996
21
P Is for Potty!
Random House, Author, Christopher Moroney, Illustrator
Random House Books for Young Readers, $5.99 (12)
978-0-385-38369-1
LAST WEEK: 75
WEEKS ON LIST: 31
PUB DATE: Jul 2014
UNITS SOLD: 9,739
YTD: 137,624
Jul
2014
22
God Gave Us Christmas
Lisa Tawn Bergren, Author, David Hohn, Illustrator
Waterbrook Press, $9.99 (32)
978-1-4000-7175-3
LAST WEEK: 62
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Oct 2006
UNITS SOLD: 9,688
YTD: 26,899
Oct
2006
23
Pete the Cat: 5-Minute Pete the Cat Stories
James Dean, Author, James Dean, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $12.99 (192)
978-0-06-247019-5
LAST WEEK: 2
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jan 2017
UNITS SOLD: 9,416
YTD: 242,225
Jan
2017
24
Drew Daywalt, Author, Oliver Jeffers, Illustrator
Philomel Books, $17.99 (40)
978-0-399-25537-3
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Jun 2013
UNITS SOLD: 9,133
YTD: 119,400
Jun
2013
25
Dear Zoo
Rod Campbell, Author, Rod Campbell, Illustrator
Little Simon, $6.99 (18)
978-1-4169-4737-0
LAST WEEK: 80
WEEKS ON LIST: 87
PUB DATE: May 2007
UNITS SOLD: 9,025
YTD: 191,650
May
2007

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