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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 21 6
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: 21
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Jul 2001
UNITS SOLD: 11,255
2012 YTD: 85,585
Jul
2001
11,255
85,585
2 33 6
The Night Before Preschool
Natasha Wing, Author, Amy Wummer, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-45451-1
LAST WEEK: 33
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 7,729
2012 YTD: 44,306
May
2011
7,729
44,306
3 36 124
Alice Schertle, Author, Jill McElmurry, Illustrator
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), $6.99 (30)
978-0-547-24828-8
LAST WEEK: 36
WEEKS ON LIST: 124
PUB DATE: Oct 2009
UNITS SOLD: 7,159
2012 YTD: 195,412
Oct
2009
7,159
195,412
4 34 6
The Night Before First Grade
Natasha Wing, Author, Deborah Zemke, Illustrator
Grosset & Dunlap, $3.99 (32)
978-0-448-43747-7
LAST WEEK: 34
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Jul 2005
UNITS SOLD: 6,963
2012 YTD: 47,727
Jul
2005
6,963
47,727
5 35 711
Goodnight Moon
Margaret Wise Brown, Author, Clement Hurd, Illustrator
HarperFestival, $8.99 (34)
978-0-694-00361-7
LAST WEEK: 35
WEEKS ON LIST: 711
PUB DATE: Jan 2007
UNITS SOLD: 6,895
2012 YTD: 230,168
Jan
2007
6,895
230,168
6 42 59
Drew Daywalt, Author, Oliver Jeffers, Illustrator
Philomel Books, $17.99 (40)
978-0-399-25537-3
LAST WEEK: 42
WEEKS ON LIST: 59
PUB DATE: Jun 2013
UNITS SOLD: 6,625
2012 YTD: 190,165
Jun
2013
6,625
190,165
7 47 707
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: 47
WEEKS ON LIST: 707
PUB DATE: Sep 1996
UNITS SOLD: 6,195
2012 YTD: 190,711
Sep
1996
6,195
190,711
8 43 645
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle, Author
Philomel Books, $10.99
978-0-399-22690-8
LAST WEEK: 43
WEEKS ON LIST: 645
PUB DATE: Mar 1994
UNITS SOLD: 6,127
2012 YTD: 202,609
Mar
1994
6,127
202,609
9 62 2
First Day Jitters
Julie Danneberg, Author, Judith DuFour Love, Illustrator, Judith DuFour Love, Author
Charlesbridge Publishing, $6.95 (32)
978-1-58089-061-8
LAST WEEK: 62
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Feb 2000
UNITS SOLD: 5,528
2012 YTD: 21,724
Feb
2000
5,528
21,724
10 - 1
First 100 Words
Priddy Books, Manufactured by
Priddy Books, $5.99 (24)
978-0-312-51078-7
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: May 2011
UNITS SOLD: 4,784
2012 YTD: 66,541
May
2011
4,784
66,541
11 54 30
Dr Seuss, Author
Random House Children's Books, $17.99 (56)
978-0-679-80527-4
LAST WEEK: 54
WEEKS ON LIST: 30
PUB DATE: Jan 1990
UNITS SOLD: 4,675
2012 YTD: 371,491
Jan
1990
4,675
371,491
12 57 81
Nancy Tillman, Author
Feiwel & Friends, $7.99 (28)
978-0-312-60155-3
LAST WEEK: 57
WEEKS ON LIST: 81
PUB DATE: Jan 2010
UNITS SOLD: 4,406
2012 YTD: 148,399
Jan
2010
4,406
148,399
13 69 5
William Joyce, Author, William Joyce, Illustrator, Christina Ellis, Illustrator
Atheneum Books for Young Readers, $17.99 (56)
978-1-4424-7343-0
LAST WEEK: 69
WEEKS ON LIST: 5
PUB DATE: May 2014
UNITS SOLD: 4,389
2012 YTD: 23,845
May
2014
4,389
23,845
14 - 1
Audrey Penn, Author, Ruth E. Harper, Illustrator, Nancy M. Leak, Illustrator
Tanglewood Press, $17.95 (26)
978-1-933718-00-2
LAST WEEK: -
WEEKS ON LIST: 1
PUB DATE: Oct 1993
UNITS SOLD: 4,288
2012 YTD: 35,789
Oct
1993
4,288
35,789
15 63 32
Sam McBratney, Author, Anita Jeram, Illustrator
Candlewick Press (MA), $7.99 (24)
978-0-7636-4264-8
LAST WEEK: 63
WEEKS ON LIST: 32
PUB DATE: Oct 2008
UNITS SOLD: 4,236
2012 YTD: 146,997
Oct
2008
4,236
146,997
16 66 25
The Going to Bed Book
Sandra Boynton, Author, Sandra Boynton, Illustrator
Little Simon, $5.99 (14)
978-0-671-44902-5
LAST WEEK: 66
WEEKS ON LIST: 25
PUB DATE: Nov 1982
UNITS SOLD: 4,082
2012 YTD: 129,252
Nov
1982
4,082
129,252
17 84 47
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: 84
WEEKS ON LIST: 47
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 3,575
2012 YTD: 184,665
Nov
1996
3,575
184,665
18 60 2
Pete the Cat and the New Guy
Kimberly Dean, Author, James Dean, Illustrator
HarperCollins, $17.99 (40)
978-0-06-227560-8
LAST WEEK: 60
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Aug 2014
UNITS SOLD: 3,574
2012 YTD: 7,923
Aug
2014
3,574
7,923
19 86 6
Georgie Birkett, Author
Tiger Tales, (26p)
978-1-58925-872-3
LAST WEEK: 86
WEEKS ON LIST: 6
PUB DATE: Sep 2011
UNITS SOLD: 3,525
2012 YTD: 64,165
Sep
2011
3,525
64,165
20 87 17
Eileen Christelow, Author
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), $6.99 (30)
978-0-547-89691-5
LAST WEEK: 87
WEEKS ON LIST: 17
PUB DATE: Jul 2012
UNITS SOLD: 3,464
2012 YTD: 166,459
Jul
2012
3,464
166,459
21 91 207
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: 91
WEEKS ON LIST: 207
PUB DATE: Nov 1996
UNITS SOLD: 3,429
2012 YTD: 187,674
Nov
1996
3,429
187,674
22 81 4
Giles Andreae, Author, Guy Parker-Rees, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $6.99 (32)
978-0-545-39255-6
LAST WEEK: 81
WEEKS ON LIST: 4
PUB DATE: Mar 2012
UNITS SOLD: 3,419
2012 YTD: 98,291
Mar
2012
3,419
98,291
23 98 2
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: 98
WEEKS ON LIST: 2
PUB DATE: Aug 2012
UNITS SOLD: 3,296
2012 YTD: 89,012
Aug
2012
3,296
89,012
24 98 11
Where's Spot?
Eric Hill, Author, Eric Hill, Illustrator
Putnam Publishing Group, $7.99 (12)
978-0-399-24046-1
LAST WEEK: 98
WEEKS ON LIST: 11
PUB DATE: Jun 2003
UNITS SOLD: 3,287
2012 YTD: 93,098
Jun
2003
3,287
93,098
25 89 7
Bernadette Rossetti-Shustak, Author, Caroline Jayne Church, Illustrator
Cartwheel Books, $8.95 (0p)
978-0-439-67363-1
LAST WEEK: 89
WEEKS ON LIST: 7
PUB DATE: Jan 2005
UNITS SOLD: 3,262
2012 YTD: 123,188
Jan
2005
3,262
123,188
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