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NYTimes Best Sellers: Children's Picture Books

Authoritatively ranked lists of books sold in the United States.

Most links below are to print books; check Overdrive for eBooks. Book covers provided by Syndetics depending on availability.

Data provided by The New York Times

1

3 weeks on the list

Time for School, Little Blue Truck

by Alice Schertle.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Blue gives a friend a ride to school.

2

270 weeks on the list

The Wonderful Things You Will Be

by Emily Winfield Martin

Random House

A celebration of future possibilities.

3

316 weeks on the list

Dragons Love Tacos

by Adam Rubin.

Dial

What to serve your dragon-guests.

4

31 weeks on the list

The Pigeon Has to Go to School!

by Mo Willems

Hyperion

Pigeon deals with the anxieties of going to school for the first time.

5

30 weeks on the list

How to Catch a Unicorn

by Adam Wallace.

Sourcebooks Wonderland

Children attempt to capture the mythical creature.

6

4 weeks on the list

How to Catch a Mermaid

by Adam Wallace.

Sourcebooks Wonderland

A young girl attempts to catch a mermaid and befriend her.

7

55 weeks on the list

Grumpy Monkey

by Suzanne Lang.

Random House

Jim Panzee is having a bad day.

8

4 weeks on the list

What is God Like?

by Rachel Held Evans and Matthew Paul Turner.

Convergent

Exploring the attributes of God.

9

316 weeks on the list

The Day the Crayons Quit

by Drew Daywalt.

Philomel

Problems arise when Duncan’s crayons revolt.

10

27 weeks on the list

Good Night, Little Blue Truck

by Alice Schertle and Jill McElmurry

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Blue and Toad offer shelter from a storm to other farm animals.