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Children's Picture Books
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Pub Date Units
2017 YTD
1 36 108
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: 36
WEEKS ON LIST: 108
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 8,251
2012 YTD: 179,773
Jul
2015
8,251
179,773
2 15 2
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Hmh Books for Young Readers, $12.99 (16)
978-0-544-77253-3
LAST WEEK: 15
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2016
UNITS SOLD: 7,423
2012 YTD: 19,526
Jul
2016
7,423
19,526
3 11 865
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: 11
WEEKS ON LIST: 865
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 6,884
2012 YTD: 212,238
Sep
1996
6,884
212,238
4 14 870
Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 14
WEEKS ON LIST: 870
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 6,883
2012 YTD: 272,669
Oct
1991
6,883
272,669
5 3 9
Mae Besom, Illustrator
Compendium Inc, $16.95 (36p)
978-1-943200-00-9
LAST WEEK: 3
WEEKS ON LIST: 9
PUB DATE: Jun 2016
UNITS SOLD: 6,470
2012 YTD: 176,041
Jun
2016
6,470
176,041
6 10 805
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 805
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 6,326
2012 YTD: 225,323
Mar
1994
6,326
225,323
7 45 2
Pete the Cat: Trick or Pete
James Dean, Author, James Dean, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $6.99 (16)
978-0-06-219870-9
LAST WEEK: 45
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2017
UNITS SOLD: 5,888
2012 YTD: 12,490
Jul
2017
5,888
12,490
8 23 138
Love You Forever
Robert N. Munsch, Author, Sheila McGraw, Illustrator
Firefly Books, $5.95 (32)
978-0-920668-37-5
LAST WEEK: 23
WEEKS ON LIST: 138
PUB DATE: Sep 1995
UNITS SOLD: 5,854
2012 YTD: 221,744
Sep
1995
5,854
221,744
9 20 134
First 100 Words
Priddy Books, Manufactured by
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 20
WEEKS ON LIST: 134
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 5,366
2012 YTD: 260,416
May
2011
5,366
260,416
10 29 125
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: 29
WEEKS ON LIST: 125
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 5,103
2012 YTD: 148,512
Aug
2012
5,103
148,512
11 95 2
Julia Donaldson, Author, Axel Scheffler, Illustrator
Puffin Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-14-250112-2
LAST WEEK: 95
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Aug 2003
UNITS SOLD: 5,056
2012 YTD: 18,232
Aug
2003
5,056
18,232
12 - 1
Room on the Broom Board Book
Julia Donaldson, Author, Axel Sheffler, Illustrator
Dial Books, $6.99
978-0-8037-3841-6
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 4,668
2012 YTD: 10,327
Aug
2012
4,668
10,327
13 32 91
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: 32
WEEKS ON LIST: 91
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 4,641
2012 YTD: 203,303
Mar
2012
4,641
203,303
14 38 362
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: 38
WEEKS ON LIST: 362
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 4,374
2012 YTD: 207,153
Nov
1996
4,374
207,153
15 31 15
Chelsea Clinton, Author, Alexandra Boiger, Illustrator
Philomel Books, $17.99 (32)
978-1-5247-4172-3
LAST WEEK: 31
WEEKS ON LIST: 15
PUB DATE: May 2017
UNITS SOLD: 4,276
2012 YTD: 159,775
May
2017
4,276
159,775
16 52 35
Nancy Tillman, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (28)
978-0-312-60155-3
LAST WEEK: 52
WEEKS ON LIST: 35
PUB DATE: Jan 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,225
2012 YTD: 147,656
Jan
2010
4,225
147,656
17 18 36
Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $17.99 (56)
978-0-679-80527-4
LAST WEEK: 18
WEEKS ON LIST: 36
PUB DATE: Jan 1990
UNITS SOLD: 4,159
2012 YTD: 543,043
Jan
1990
4,159
543,043
18 93 2
Spooky Pookie
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (18)
978-1-4814-9767-1
LAST WEEK: 93
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2017
UNITS SOLD: 4,140
2012 YTD: 7,488
Jul
2017
4,140
7,488
19 - 1
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Houghton Mifflin, $7.99 (38)
978-0-544-56805-1
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 4,118
2012 YTD: 64,606
Jul
2015
4,118
64,606
20 - 1
Eek! Halloween!
Sandra Boynton, Author
Workman Publishing, $6.95 (24)
978-0-7611-9300-5
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Aug 2016
UNITS SOLD: 4,060
2012 YTD: 8,539
Aug
2016
4,060
8,539
21 - 1
Happy Halloween, Daniel Tiger!
Angela C Santomero, Author, Jason Fruchter, Illustrator
Simon Spotlight, $6.99 (14)
978-1-4814-0429-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Aug 2014
UNITS SOLD: 3,993
2012 YTD: 7,636
Aug
2014
3,993
7,636
22 33 6
One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish
Dr Seuss, Author, Ring, Author
Random House Children's Books, $8.99 (72)
978-0-394-80013-4
LAST WEEK: 33
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Mar 1960
UNITS SOLD: 3,972
2012 YTD: 234,419
Mar
1960
3,972
234,419
23 41 50
Emily Martin, Author, Emily Winfield Martin, Author
Random House Books for Young Readers, $17.99 (36)
978-0-385-37671-6
LAST WEEK: 41
WEEKS ON LIST: 50
PUB DATE: Aug 2015
UNITS SOLD: 3,806
2012 YTD: 167,239
Aug
2015
3,806
167,239
24 42 96
Green Eggs and Ham
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $8.99 (72)
978-0-394-80016-5
LAST WEEK: 42
WEEKS ON LIST: 96
PUB DATE: Aug 1960
UNITS SOLD: 3,708
2012 YTD: 282,847
Aug
1960
3,708
282,847
25 81 27
Dear Zoo: A Lift-The-Flap Book (Anniversary)
Rod Campbell, Author, Rod Campbell, Illustrator
Little Simon, $6.99 (18)
978-1-4169-4737-0
LAST WEEK: 81
WEEKS ON LIST: 27
PUB DATE: May 2007
UNITS SOLD: 3,426
2012 YTD: 131,615
May
2007
3,426
131,615

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