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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
2014 YTD
1 13 6
Julia Donaldson, Author, Axel Scheffler, Illustrator
Puffin Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-14-250112-2
LAST WEEK: 13
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Aug 2003
UNITS SOLD: 13,270
2012 YTD: 63,567
Aug
2003
13,270
63,567
2 31 2
B J Novak, Author
Dial Books, $17.99 (48)
978-0-8037-4171-3
LAST WEEK: 31
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Sep 2014
UNITS SOLD: 11,988
2012 YTD: 19,885
Sep
2014
11,988
19,885
3 - 1
Brandon Stanton, Author
Farrar Straus Giroux, $17.99 (40)
978-0-374-37456-3
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Oct 2014
UNITS SOLD: 11,534
2012 YTD: 11,590
Oct
2014
11,534
11,590
4 25 6
Room on the Broom Board Book
Julia Donaldson, Author, Axel Sheffler, Illustrator
Dial Books, $6.99
978-0-8037-3841-6
LAST WEEK: 25
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 9,513
2012 YTD: 46,840
Aug
2012
9,513
46,840
5 34 5
Dan Yaccarino, Author, Dan Yaccarino, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $5.99 (16p)
978-0-694-01177-3
LAST WEEK: 34
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Aug 2003
UNITS SOLD: 8,605
2012 YTD: 37,273
Aug
2003
8,605
37,273
6 42 6
The Night Before Halloween
Natasha Wing, Author, Cynthia Fisher, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-41965-7
LAST WEEK: 42
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Aug 1999
UNITS SOLD: 8,174
2012 YTD: 36,307
Aug
1999
8,174
36,307
7 38 5
Linda Williams, Author, Eileen Spinelli, Author, Megan Lloyd, Illustrator
HarperTrophy, $6.99 (32p)
978-0-06-443183-5
LAST WEEK: 38
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Aug 2002
UNITS SOLD: 7,924
2012 YTD: 35,430
Aug
2002
7,924
35,430
8 32 6
Five Little Pumpkins
Ben Mantle, Illustrator
Tiger Tales, $8.95
978-1-58925-856-3
LAST WEEK: 32
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Sep 2010
UNITS SOLD: 7,907
2012 YTD: 41,788
Sep
2010
7,907
41,788
9 18 67
Drew Daywalt, Author, Oliver Jeffers, Illustrator
Philomel Books, $17.99 (40)
978-0-399-25537-3
LAST WEEK: 18
WEEKS ON LIST: 67
PUB DATE: Jun 2013
UNITS SOLD: 7,747
2012 YTD: 261,090
Jun
2013
7,747
261,090
10 33 6
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Bat!
Lucille Colandro, Author, Jared Lee, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-439-73766-1
LAST WEEK: 33
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Aug 2005
UNITS SOLD: 7,331
2012 YTD: 38,141
Aug
2005
7,331
38,141
11 36 7
Where the Wild Things Are (Anniversary)
Maurice Sendak, Author, Maurice Sendak, Illustrator
HarperCollins Publishers, $17.95 (48)
978-0-06-025492-6
LAST WEEK: 36
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Dec 2012
UNITS SOLD: 7,127
2012 YTD: 88,391
Dec
2012
7,127
88,391
12 37 719
Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 37
WEEKS ON LIST: 719
PUB DATE: Jan 2007
UNITS SOLD: 6,993
2012 YTD: 285,771
Jan
2007
6,993
285,771
13 39 653
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 39
WEEKS ON LIST: 653
PUB DATE: Jan 1953
UNITS SOLD: 6,661
2012 YTD: 254,669
Jan
1953
6,661
254,669
14 43 132
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), $6.99 (30)
978-0-547-24828-8
LAST WEEK: 43
WEEKS ON LIST: 132
PUB DATE: Oct 2009
UNITS SOLD: 6,609
2012 YTD: 249,258
Oct
2009
6,609
249,258
15 49 6
Biscuit's Pet & Play Halloween
Alyssa Satin Capucilli, Author, Dan Andreasen, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $6.99 (12)
978-0-06-112833-2
LAST WEEK: 49
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Jul 2007
UNITS SOLD: 6,489
2012 YTD: 34,272
Jul
2007
6,489
34,272
16 47 6
Anna Dewdney, Author, Anna Dewdney, Illustrator
Viking Children's Books, $5.99 (14)
978-0-451-46978-6
LAST WEEK: 47
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Aug 2014
UNITS SOLD: 6,439
2012 YTD: 34,888
Aug
2014
6,439
34,888
17 46 715
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: 46
WEEKS ON LIST: 715
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 6,104
2012 YTD: 239,505
Sep
1996
6,104
239,505
18 50 6
Goodnight Goon: A Petrifying Parody
Michael Rex, Author
Putnam Publishing Group, $6.99 (30)
978-0-399-26011-7
LAST WEEK: 50
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 6,003
2012 YTD: 35,043
Aug
2012
6,003
35,043
19 63 4
Where Is Baby's Pumpkin?
Karen Katz, Author, Karen Katz, Illustrator
Little Simon,
978-1-4169-0970-5
LAST WEEK: 63
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Aug 2006
UNITS SOLD: 5,947
2012 YTD: 27,891
Aug
2006
5,947
27,891
20 56 6
I Love You, Little Pumpkin!
Sandra Magsamen, Author
LB Kids, $7.99 (10)
978-0-316-07002-7
LAST WEEK: 56
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Jul 2010
UNITS SOLD: 5,629
2012 YTD: 33,004
Jul
2010
5,629
33,004
21 62 5
It's Pumpkin Day, Mouse!
Laura Joffe Numeroff, Author, Felicia Bond, Illustrator
Balzer & Bray/Harperteen, $6.99 (24)
978-0-694-01429-3
LAST WEEK: 62
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: Jul 2012
UNITS SOLD: 5,246
2012 YTD: 26,252
Jul
2012
5,246
26,252
22 54 6
Don Freeman, Author, Lisa McCue, Illustrator, Don Freeman, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32p)
978-0-448-42499-6
LAST WEEK: 54
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Aug 2001
UNITS SOLD: 5,204
2012 YTD: 29,691
Aug
2001
5,204
29,691
23 79 2
Judith Viorst, Author, Ray Cruz, Illustrator
Aladdin Paperbacks, $7.99 (32p)
978-0-689-71173-2
LAST WEEK: 79
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 1987
UNITS SOLD: 5,061
2012 YTD: 59,170
Jul
1987
5,061
59,170
24 70 4
Halloween Jack
Jo Rigg, Author, Simon Mugford, Author, Sarah McCrum, Author
Priddy Books, $8.99 (10)
978-0-312-51554-6
LAST WEEK: 70
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Jul 2012
UNITS SOLD: 4,992
2012 YTD: 24,729
Jul
2012
4,992
24,729
25 65 89
Nancy Tillman, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (28)
978-0-312-60155-3
LAST WEEK: 65
WEEKS ON LIST: 89
PUB DATE: Jan 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,755
2012 YTD: 185,428
Jan
2010
4,755
185,428
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