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Children's Picture Books
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Pub Date Units
2014 YTD
1 52 2
The Night Before Kindergarten
Natasha Wing, Author, Grosset & Dunlap, Author, Julie Durrell, Illustrator, Natasha Wing, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap,
978-0-448-42500-9
LAST WEEK: 52
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2001
UNITS SOLD: 8,247
2012 YTD: 42,512
Jul
2001
8,247
42,512
2 36 120
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), $6.99 (30)
978-0-547-24828-8
LAST WEEK: 36
WEEKS ON LIST: 120
PUB DATE: Oct 2009
UNITS SOLD: 6,934
2012 YTD: 167,560
Oct
2009
6,934
167,560
3 46 641
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 46
WEEKS ON LIST: 641
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 6,547
2012 YTD: 178,719
Mar
1994
6,547
178,719
4 42 703
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: 42
WEEKS ON LIST: 703
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 6,120
2012 YTD: 166,580
Sep
1996
6,120
166,580
5 76 2
The Night Before First Grade
Natasha Wing, Author, Deborah Zemke, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-43747-7
LAST WEEK: 76
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Jul 2005
UNITS SOLD: 5,995
2012 YTD: 18,581
Jul
2005
5,995
18,581
6 14 13
Eileen Christelow, Author
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), $6.99 (30)
978-0-547-89691-5
LAST WEEK: 14
WEEKS ON LIST: 13
PUB DATE: Jul 2012
UNITS SOLD: 5,956
2012 YTD: 152,397
Jul
2012
5,956
152,397
7 41 55
Drew Daywalt, Author, Oliver Jeffers, Illustrator
Philomel Books, $17.99 (40)
978-0-399-25537-3
LAST WEEK: 41
WEEKS ON LIST: 55
PUB DATE: Jun 2013
UNITS SOLD: 5,900
2012 YTD: 165,540
Jun
2013
5,900
165,540
8 98 2
The Night Before Preschool
Natasha Wing, Author, Amy Wummer, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-45451-1
LAST WEEK: 98
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 5,465
2012 YTD: 13,740
May
2011
5,465
13,740
9 54 77
Nancy Tillman, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (28)
978-0-312-60155-3
LAST WEEK: 54
WEEKS ON LIST: 77
PUB DATE: Jan 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,865
2012 YTD: 129,763
Jan
2010
4,865
129,763
10 61 26
Oh, the Places You'll Go!
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $17.99 (56)
978-0-679-80527-4
LAST WEEK: 61
WEEKS ON LIST: 26
PUB DATE: Jan 1990
UNITS SOLD: 4,540
2012 YTD: 353,346
Jan
1990
4,540
353,346
11 59 21
The Going to Bed Book
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (14)
978-0-671-44902-5
LAST WEEK: 59
WEEKS ON LIST: 21
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 4,443
2012 YTD: 112,175
Nov
1982
4,443
112,175
12 68 28
Sam McBratney, Author, Anita Jeram, Illustrator
Candlewick Press (MA), $7.99 (24)
978-0-7636-4264-8
LAST WEEK: 68
WEEKS ON LIST: 28
PUB DATE: Oct 2008
UNITS SOLD: 4,188
2012 YTD: 129,947
Oct
2008
4,188
129,947
13 77 43
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: 77
WEEKS ON LIST: 43
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 3,871
2012 YTD: 170,027
Nov
1996
3,871
170,027
14 100 2
Georgie Birkett, Author
Tiger Tales, (26p)
978-1-58925-872-3
LAST WEEK: 100
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Sep 2011
UNITS SOLD: 3,842
2012 YTD: 47,742
Sep
2011
3,842
47,742
15 80 3
Bernadette Rossetti-Shustak, Author, Caroline Jayne Church, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $8.95 (0p)
978-0-439-67363-1
LAST WEEK: 80
WEEKS ON LIST: 3
PUB DATE: Jan 2005
UNITS SOLD: 3,765
2012 YTD: 109,155
Jan
2005
3,765
109,155
16 84 203
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: 84
WEEKS ON LIST: 203
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 3,718
2012 YTD: 173,906
Nov
1996
3,718
173,906
17 - 1
William Joyce, Author, William Joyce, Illustrator, Christina Ellis, Illustrator
Atheneum Books for Young Readers, $17.99 (56)
978-1-4424-7343-0
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: May 2014
UNITS SOLD: 3,640
2012 YTD: 6,100
May
2014
3,640
6,100
18 82 4
Moo, Baa, La La La!
Sandra Boynton, Author, Kate Klimo, Editor, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (13)
978-0-671-44901-8
LAST WEEK: 82
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 3,565
2012 YTD: 87,350
Nov
1982
3,565
87,350
19 92 7
Where's Spot?
Eric Hill, Author, Eric Hill, Illustrator
Putnam Publishing Group, $7.99 (12)
978-0-399-24046-1
LAST WEEK: 92
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Jun 2003
UNITS SOLD: 3,398
2012 YTD: 80,038
Jun
2003
3,398
80,038
20 94 415
Green Eggs and Ham
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $8.99 (72)
978-0-394-80016-5
LAST WEEK: 94
WEEKS ON LIST: 415
PUB DATE: Aug 1960
UNITS SOLD: 3,342
2012 YTD: 270,272
Aug
1960
3,342
270,272
21 - 13
Are You My Mother?
P D Eastman, Author, P D Eastman, Illustrator
Random House Books for Young Readers, $4.99 (24)
978-0-679-89047-8
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 13
PUB DATE: Sep 1998
UNITS SOLD: 3,194
2012 YTD: 112,509
Sep
1998
3,194
112,509
22 - 33
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: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 33
PUB DATE: Mar 1960
UNITS SOLD: 2,954
2012 YTD: 231,406
Mar
1960
2,954
231,406
23 - 17
Shel Silverstein, Author
HarperCollins Publishers, $16.99 (64p)
978-0-06-025665-4
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 17
PUB DATE: Feb 2014
UNITS SOLD: 2,874
2012 YTD: 161,706
Feb
2014
2,874
161,706
24 -
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: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 2,851
2012 YTD: 76,644
Aug
2012
2,851
76,644
25 -
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: -
WEEKS ON LIST:
PUB DATE: May 2007
UNITS SOLD: 2,745
2012 YTD: 72,577
May
2007
2,745
72,577
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