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Children's Picture Books
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Pub Date Units
2014 YTD
1 4 4
B J Novak, Author
Dial Books, $17.99 (48)
978-0-8037-4171-3
LAST WEEK: 4
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Sep 2014
UNITS SOLD: 15,779
2012 YTD: 58,330
Sep
2014
15,779
58,330
2 6 8
Julia Donaldson, Author, Axel Scheffler, Illustrator
Puffin Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-14-250112-2
LAST WEEK: 6
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Aug 2003
UNITS SOLD: 13,430
2012 YTD: 95,406
Aug
2003
13,430
95,406
3 26 8
The Night Before Halloween
Natasha Wing, Author, Cynthia Fisher, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-41965-7
LAST WEEK: 26
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Aug 1999
UNITS SOLD: 8,159
2012 YTD: 52,623
Aug
1999
8,159
52,623
4 28 8
Five Little Pumpkins
Ben Mantle, Illustrator
Tiger Tales, $8.95
978-1-58925-856-3
LAST WEEK: 28
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Sep 2010
UNITS SOLD: 8,006
2012 YTD: 57,737
Sep
2010
8,006
57,737
5 22 7
Linda Williams, Author, Eileen Spinelli, Author, Megan Lloyd, Illustrator
HarperTrophy, $6.99 (32p)
978-0-06-443183-5
LAST WEEK: 22
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Aug 2002
UNITS SOLD: 7,801
2012 YTD: 51,636
Aug
2002
7,801
51,636
6 39 8
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: 39
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Aug 2005
UNITS SOLD: 7,438
2012 YTD: 52,443
Aug
2005
7,438
52,443
7 32 721
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 32
WEEKS ON LIST: 721
PUB DATE: Jan 2007
UNITS SOLD: 7,164
2012 YTD: 300,215
Jan
2007
7,164
300,215
8 20 8
Room on the Broom Board Book
Julia Donaldson, Author, Axel Sheffler, Illustrator
Dial Books, $6.99
978-0-8037-3841-6
LAST WEEK: 20
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 7,093
2012 YTD: 62,990
Aug
2012
7,093
62,990
9 42 655
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 42
WEEKS ON LIST: 655
PUB DATE: Jan 1953
UNITS SOLD: 7,006
2012 YTD: 268,417
Jan
1953
7,006
268,417
10 29 69
Drew Daywalt, Author, Oliver Jeffers, Illustrator
Philomel Books, $17.99 (40)
978-0-399-25537-3
LAST WEEK: 29
WEEKS ON LIST: 69
PUB DATE: Jun 2013
UNITS SOLD: 6,883
2012 YTD: 275,609
Jun
2013
6,883
275,609
11 25 7
Dan Yaccarino, Author, Dan Yaccarino, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $5.99 (16p)
978-0-694-01177-3
LAST WEEK: 25
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Aug 2003
UNITS SOLD: 6,857
2012 YTD: 52,288
Aug
2003
6,857
52,288
12 40 134
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), $6.99 (30)
978-0-547-24828-8
LAST WEEK: 40
WEEKS ON LIST: 134
PUB DATE: Oct 2009
UNITS SOLD: 6,525
2012 YTD: 262,589
Oct
2009
6,525
262,589
13 45 8
Anna Dewdney, Author, Anna Dewdney, Illustrator
Viking Children's Books, $5.99 (14)
978-0-451-46978-6
LAST WEEK: 45
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Aug 2014
UNITS SOLD: 6,485
2012 YTD: 47,842
Aug
2014
6,485
47,842
14 30 9
Where the Wild Things Are (Anniversary)
Maurice Sendak, Author, Maurice Sendak, Illustrator
HarperCollins Publishers, $17.95 (48)
978-0-06-025492-6
LAST WEEK: 30
WEEKS ON LIST: 9
PUB DATE: Dec 2012
UNITS SOLD: 6,476
2012 YTD: 102,239
Dec
2012
6,476
102,239
15 49 717
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: 49
WEEKS ON LIST: 717
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 6,247
2012 YTD: 252,005
Sep
1996
6,247
252,005
16 41 8
Biscuit's Pet & Play Halloween
Alyssa Satin Capucilli, Author, Dan Andreasen, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $6.99 (12)
978-0-06-112833-2
LAST WEEK: 41
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Jul 2007
UNITS SOLD: 6,215
2012 YTD: 47,253
Jul
2007
6,215
47,253
17 51 6
Where Is Baby's Pumpkin?
Karen Katz, Author, Karen Katz, Illustrator
Little Simon,
978-1-4169-0970-5
LAST WEEK: 51
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Aug 2006
UNITS SOLD: 5,829
2012 YTD: 39,588
Aug
2006
5,829
39,588
18 48 8
Goodnight Goon: A Petrifying Parody
Michael Rex, Author
Putnam Publishing Group, $6.99 (30)
978-0-399-26011-7
LAST WEEK: 48
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 5,590
2012 YTD: 46,963
Aug
2012
5,590
46,963
19 69 91
Nancy Tillman, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (28)
978-0-312-60155-3
LAST WEEK: 69
WEEKS ON LIST: 91
PUB DATE: Jan 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,945
2012 YTD: 195,058
Jan
2010
4,945
195,058
20 60 8
I Love You, Little Pumpkin!
Sandra Magsamen, Author
LB Kids, $7.99 (10)
978-0-316-07002-7
LAST WEEK: 60
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Jul 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,864
2012 YTD: 42,925
Jul
2010
4,864
42,925
21 72 6
Alyssa Satin Capucilli, Author, Pat Schories, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $4.99 (16p)
978-0-06-009466-9
LAST WEEK: 72
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Jul 2004
UNITS SOLD: 4,676
2012 YTD: 31,378
Jul
2004
4,676
31,378
22 63 6
Halloween Jack
Jo Rigg, Author, Simon Mugford, Author, Sarah McCrum, Author
Priddy Books, $8.99 (10)
978-0-312-51554-6
LAST WEEK: 63
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Jul 2012
UNITS SOLD: 4,614
2012 YTD: 34,140
Jul
2012
4,614
34,140
23 71 42
Sam McBratney, Author, Anita Jeram, Illustrator
Candlewick Press (MA), $7.99 (24)
978-0-7636-4264-8
LAST WEEK: 71
WEEKS ON LIST: 42
PUB DATE: Oct 2008
UNITS SOLD: 4,553
2012 YTD: 190,005
Oct
2008
4,553
190,005
24 67 7
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: 67
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Jul 2012
UNITS SOLD: 4,450
2012 YTD: 35,433
Jul
2012
4,450
35,433
25 75 8
Don Freeman, Author, Lisa McCue, Illustrator, Don Freeman, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32p)
978-0-448-42499-6
LAST WEEK: 75
WEEKS ON LIST: 8
PUB DATE: Aug 2001
UNITS SOLD: 4,164
2012 YTD: 38,307
Aug
2001
4,164
38,307
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