New York Times Best Sellers - Children's Picture Books

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Grumpy Monkey Cover Image
By Suzanne Lang, Max Lang (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780553537864
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 15th, 2018

The hilarious #1 New York Times bestselling picture book about dealing with unexplained feelings...and the danger in suppressing them.


How to Catch a Unicorn Cover Image
By Adam Wallace, Andy Elkerton (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781492669739
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Published: Sourcebooks Wonderland - March 5th, 2019

The #1 New York Times bestseller


I Wish You More (Encouragement Gifts for Kids, Uplifting Books for Graduation) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781452126999
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 31st, 2015

Some books are about a single wish. Some books are about three wishes. The infallible team of Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Lichtenheld have combined their extraordinary talents to create this exuberant, inspirational book for kids of endless good wishes. Wishes for curiosity and wonder, for friendship and strength, laughter and peace.


The Wonderful Things You Will Be Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780385376716
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 25th, 2015

The New York Times bestseller that celebrates the dreams, acceptance, and love that parents have for their children . . . now and forever! This is the perfect gift for Mother's Day, and any day.


Waiting Is Not Easy! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image
By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781423199571
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Published: Hyperion Books for Children - November 4th, 2014

Gerald is careful. Piggie is not.
Piggie cannot help smiling. Gerald can.
Gerald worries so that Piggie does not have to.

Gerald and Piggie are best friends.

In Waiting Is Not Easy!, Piggie has a surprise for Gerald, but he is going to have to wait for it. And Wait. And wait some more...


I Love Mom with The Very Hungry Caterpillar (The World of Eric Carle) Cover Image
By Eric Carle (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780451533463
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Published: World of Eric Carle - March 14th, 2017

Celebrate Mom's special day with The Very Hungry Caterpillar in this colorful book featuring Eric Carle's joyful illustrations.


Because I Had a Teacher Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9781943200085
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Published: Compendium Publishing & Communications - March 1st, 2017

Dear Girl,: A Celebration of Wonderful, Smart, Beautiful You! Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062422507
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Published: HarperCollins - December 26th, 2017

The #1 New York Times bestseller that Today show co-anchor Hoda Kotb calls “a beautiful, beautiful book.” Celebrate graduation 2020 with the lasting gift of this remarkable book!


Dragons Love Tacos Cover Image
By Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780803736801
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Published: Dial Books - June 14th, 2012

A #1 New York Times bestselling phenomenon, this deliciously funny read-aloud from the creators of Robo-Sauce and Secret Pizza Party will make you laugh until spicy salsa comes out of your nose.


The Day the Crayons Quit Cover Image
By Drew Daywalt, Oliver Jeffers (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399255373
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Published: Philomel Books - June 27th, 2013

The hilarious, colorful #1 New York Times bestselling phenomenon that every kid wants! Gift a copy to someone you love today.