Picture Books

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#1 THE PIGEON NEEDS A BATH!

Mo Willems

A filthy bird is persuaded to bathe.

On the bestsellers list for 2 weeks


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#2 THE DAY THE CRAYONS QUIT

Drew Daywalt

A colorful problem arises when Duncan's crayons revolt.

On the bestsellers list for 42 weeks


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#3 FANCY NANCY AND THE WEDDING OF THE CENTURY

Jane O'Connor

Here comes the bride.

On the bestsellers list for 1 week


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#4 GOODNIGHT, GOODNIGHT, CONSTRUCTION SITE

Sherri Duskey Rinker and Tom Lichtenheld

Trucks at sunset.

On the bestsellers list for 132 weeks


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#5 LOCOMOTIVE

Brian Floca

A family’s 1869 journey across America on the newly completed transcontinental railroad.

On the bestsellers list for 11 weeks


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#6 DUCK AND GOOSE GO TO THE BEACH

Tad Hills

Two feathered friends visit the ocean.

On the bestsellers list for 1 week


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#7 JOURNEY

Aaron Becker

A lonely girl draws a red door on her bedroom wall and enters an imaginary world.

On the bestsellers list for 22 weeks


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#8 DRAGONS LOVE TACOS

Adam Rubin

What to serve your dragon-guests.

On the bestsellers list for 18 weeks


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#9 PRESS HERE

Hervé Tullet

A dance of color.

On the bestsellers list for 136 weeks


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#10 HOW TO BABYSIT A GRANDMA

Jean Reagan

Organizing a sleepover with your charge. 

On the bestsellers list for 1 week


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