Picture Books

1 The English Roses. Madonna, illus. by Jeffrey Fulvimari. Callaway/Penguin, $19.99 ISBN 0-670-03678-1
2 Diary of a Worm. Doreen Cronin, illus. by Harry Bliss. HarperCollins/Cotler, $15.99 ISBN 0-06-000150-X
3 A Is for Abigail: An Almanac of Amazing American Women. Lynne Cheney, illus. by Robin Preiss Glasser. S&S, $16.95 ISBN 0-689-85819-1
4 Dora's Halloween Adventures. Sarah Willson, illus. by Steven Savitsky. Simon Spotlight, $5.99 ISBN 0-689-85844-2
5 Walter the Farting Dog. William Kotzwinkle and Glenn Murray, illus. by Audrey Colman. Frog/North Atlantic (PGW, dist.), $15.95 ISBN 1-58394-053-7
6 Halloween Bugs. David A. Carter. Little Simon, $10.95 ISBN 0-689-85916-3
7 How I Became a Pirate. Melinda Long, illus. by David Shannon. Harcourt, $16 ISBN 0-15-201848-4
8 Philadelphia Chickens. Sandra Boynton. Workman, $16.95 ISBN 0-7611-2636-8
9 The Wolves in the Walls. Neil Gaiman, illus. by Dave McKean. HarperCollins, $16.99 ISBN 0-380-97827-X
10 Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See? Bill Martin Jr., illus. by Eric Carle. Holt, $15.95 ISBN 0-8050-1758-5


1 Eragon. Christopher Paolini. Knopf, $18.95 ISBN 0-375-82668-8
2 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. J.K. Rowling. Scholastic/Levine, $29.99 ISBN 0-4393-5806-X
3 The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants. Ann Brashares. Delacorte, paper $8.95 ISBN 0-385-73058-6
4 Holes. Louis Sachar. Dell/Yearling, paper $6.50 ISBN 0-440-41946-8 and 0-440-41480-6
5 All-American Girl. Meg Cabot. HarperTrophy, paper $6.99 ISBN 0-06-447277-9
6 The Second Summer of the Sisterhood. Ann Brashares. Delacorte, $14.95 ISBN 0-385-72934-0
7 Coraline. Neil Gaiman. HarperTrophy, paper $5.99 ISBN 0-380-80734-3
8 Loser. Jerry Spinelli. HarperTrophy, paper $5.99 ISBN 0-06-054074-5
9 The Thief Lord. Cornelia Funke, trans. by Oliver Latsch. Scholastic/Chicken House, paper $6.99 ISBN 0-439-42089-X
10 The Day My Butt Went Psycho. Andy Griffiths. Scholastic, paper $4.99 ISBN 0-439-42469-0

Series and Tie-ins

1 Captain Underpants. Dav Pilkey. Scholastic/Blue Sky
2 A Series of Unfortunate Events. Lemony Snicket. HarperTrophy
3 Harry Potter. J.K. Rowling. Scholastic/Levine
4 Junie B. Jones. Barbara Park, illus. by Denise Brunkus. Random House
5 Magic Tree House. Mary Pope Osborne, illus. by Sal Murdocca. Random House
6 Artemis Fowl. Eoin Colfer. Miramax/Hyperion
7 Gossip Girl. Cecily von Ziegesar. Little, Brown
8 Lizzie McGuire. Disney
9 Judy Moody. Megan McDonald, illus. by Peter Reynolds. Candlewick
10 Bionicles. Scholastic