Picture Books

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#1 THE DAY THE CRAYONS QUIT

Drew Daywalt

A colorful problem arises when Duncan's crayons revolt.

On the bestsellers list for 56 weeks


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#2 GOODNIGHT, GOODNIGHT, CONSTRUCTION SITE

Sherri Duskey Rinker and Tom Lichtenheld

Trucks at sunset.

On the bestsellers list for 146 weeks


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#3 THE PIGEON NEEDS A BATH!

Mo Willems

A filthy bird is persuaded to bathe.

On the bestsellers list for 16 weeks


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#4 DRAGONS LOVE TACOS

Adam Rubin

What to serve your dragon-guests.

On the bestsellers list for 31 weeks


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#5 JOURNEY

Aaron Becker

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

On the bestsellers list for 34 weeks


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#6 ROSIE REVERE, ENGINEER

Andrea Beaty

A young inventor learns to fail better.

On the bestsellers list for 19 weeks


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#7 PRESS HERE

Hervé Tullet

A dance of color.

On the bestsellers list for 149 weeks


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#8 LOCOMOTIVE

Brian Floca

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

On the bestsellers list for 25 weeks


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#9 PETE THE CAT: I LOVE MY WHITE SHOES

Eric Litwin

Well-shod Pete has rainbows on his feet.

On the bestsellers list for 100 weeks


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#10 MY NEW FRIEND IS SO FUN!

Mo Willems

Gerald must deal with the fact that Piggie has a new pal.

On the bestsellers list for 7 weeks


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