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Children's Picture Books
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Pub Date Units
2016 YTD
1 1 20
Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $17.99 (56)
978-0-679-80527-4
LAST WEEK: 1
WEEKS ON LIST: 20
PUB DATE: Jan 1990
UNITS SOLD: 47,995
2012 YTD: 317,730
Jan
1990
47,995
317,730
2 7 7
Seuss-Isms! a Guide to Life for Those Just Starting Out...and Those Already on Their Way
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Books for Young Readers, $9.99 (64)
978-0-553-50841-3
LAST WEEK: 7
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Jan 2015
UNITS SOLD: 11,061
2012 YTD: 89,665
Jan
2015
11,061
89,665
3 3 2
Our Great Big Backyard
Laura Bush, Author, Jenna Bush Hager, Author, Jacqueline Rogers, Illustrator
HarperCollins, $18.99 (40)
978-0-06-246835-2
LAST WEEK: 3
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: May 2016
UNITS SOLD: 9,687
2012 YTD: 24,494
May
2016
9,687
24,494
4 8 66
First 100 Words
Priddy Books, Manufactured by
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: 8
WEEKS ON LIST: 66
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 8,509
2012 YTD: 215,840
May
2011
8,509
215,840
5 10 737
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 10
WEEKS ON LIST: 737
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 8,260
2012 YTD: 166,849
Mar
1994
8,260
166,849
6 12 802
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 12
WEEKS ON LIST: 802
PUB DATE: Oct 1991
UNITS SOLD: 7,607
2012 YTD: 147,337
Oct
1991
7,607
147,337
7 13 797
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: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 797
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 7,353
2012 YTD: 148,606
Sep
1996
7,353
148,606
8 11 70
Robert N. Munsch, Author, Sheila McGraw, Illustrator
Firefly Books, $5.95 (32)
978-0-920668-37-5
LAST WEEK: 11
WEEKS ON LIST: 70
PUB DATE: Sep 1995
UNITS SOLD: 6,409
2012 YTD: 146,634
Sep
1995
6,409
146,634
9 16 3
The Thank You Book
Mo Willems, Author, Mo Willems, Illustrator
Disney-Hyperion, $9.99 (64)
978-1-4231-7828-6
LAST WEEK: 16
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: May 2016
UNITS SOLD: 5,633
2012 YTD: 24,284
May
2016
5,633
24,284
10 28 8
Shel Silverstein, Author
HarperCollins Publishers, $16.99 (64p)
978-0-06-025665-4
LAST WEEK: 28
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Feb 2014
UNITS SOLD: 5,585
2012 YTD: 78,630
Feb
2014
5,585
78,630
11 4 8
Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Author, Tom Lichtenheld, Illustrator
Chronicle Books, $14.99 (40)
978-1-4521-2699-9
LAST WEEK: 4
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Mar 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,426
2012 YTD: 105,978
Mar
2015
5,426
105,978
12 17 20
Sam McBratney, Author, Anita Jeram, Illustrator
Candlewick Press (MA), $7.99 (24)
978-0-7636-4264-8
LAST WEEK: 17
WEEKS ON LIST: 20
PUB DATE: Oct 2008
UNITS SOLD: 5,423
2012 YTD: 119,564
Oct
2008
5,423
119,564
13 24 41
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: 24
WEEKS ON LIST: 41
PUB DATE: Jul 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,376
2012 YTD: 125,052
Jul
2015
5,376
125,052
14 26 22
Emily Martin, Author, Emily Winfield Martin, Author
Random House Books for Young Readers, $17.99 (36)
978-0-385-37671-6
LAST WEEK: 26
WEEKS ON LIST: 22
PUB DATE: Aug 2015
UNITS SOLD: 5,287
2012 YTD: 88,176
Aug
2015
5,287
88,176
15 29 295
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: 29
WEEKS ON LIST: 295
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 5,134
2012 YTD: 160,695
Nov
1996
5,134
160,695
16 23 23
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: 23
WEEKS ON LIST: 23
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 5,051
2012 YTD: 104,317
Mar
2012
5,051
104,317
17 15 15
Joyous Blooms to Color
Eleri Fowler, Author, Eleri Fowler, Illustrator
HarperCollins, $15.99 (96)
978-0-06-244380-9
LAST WEEK: 15
WEEKS ON LIST: 15
PUB DATE: Feb 2016
UNITS SOLD: 5,039
2012 YTD: 157,318
Feb
2016
5,039
157,318
18 21 167
Nancy Tillman, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (28)
978-0-312-60155-3
LAST WEEK: 21
WEEKS ON LIST: 167
PUB DATE: Jan 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,974
2012 YTD: 107,720
Jan
2010
4,974
107,720
19 30 57
The Going to Bed Book
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (14)
978-0-671-44902-5
LAST WEEK: 30
WEEKS ON LIST: 57
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 4,798
2012 YTD: 103,726
Nov
1982
4,798
103,726
20 35 30
Green Eggs and Ham
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $8.99 (72)
978-0-394-80016-5
LAST WEEK: 35
WEEKS ON LIST: 30
PUB DATE: Aug 1960
UNITS SOLD: 4,504
2012 YTD: 220,766
Aug
1960
4,504
220,766
21 33 71
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: 71
PUB DATE: Mar 1960
UNITS SOLD: 4,292
2012 YTD: 181,733
Mar
1960
4,292
181,733
22 89 2
The Little Engine That Could
Watty Piper, Author, George Hauman, Illustrator, Doris Hauman, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $6.99 (26)
978-0-448-45714-7
LAST WEEK: 89
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 4,076
2012 YTD: 41,926
Mar
2012
4,076
41,926
23 38 65
Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You?: Dr. Seuss's Book of Wonderful Noises
Dr Seuss, Author, Maurice Dixon, Author
Random House Books for Young Readers, $4.99 (24)
978-0-679-88282-4
LAST WEEK: 38
WEEKS ON LIST: 65
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 3,944
2012 YTD: 130,289
Nov
1996
3,944
130,289
24 40 8
Jimmy Fallon, Author, Miguel Ordonez, Illustrator
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (32)
978-1-250-07181-1
LAST WEEK: 40
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Jun 2015
UNITS SOLD: 3,895
2012 YTD: 69,615
Jun
2015
3,895
69,615
25 42 57
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: 42
WEEKS ON LIST: 57
PUB DATE: May 2007
UNITS SOLD: 3,773
2012 YTD: 82,134
May
2007
3,773
82,134

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