New York Times Children’s Picture Books Best Sellers 2012

There are 17 books listed as #1 best seller in New York Times Children’s Picture Books Best Sellers 2012. Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site written by Sherri Duskey Rinker and Tom Lichtenheld is listed as the #1 best seller for 13 weeks.

There are 69 books in the New York Times Children’s Picture Books Best Sellers 2012 list. Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site written by Sherri Duskey Rinker and Tom Lichtenheld is in this list for 53 weeks.

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#1 New York Times Best Sellers 2012

1. Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site

Weeks listed as #1: 13

by: Sherri Duskey Rinker Tom Lichtenheld
Release date: May 04, 2011
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As the sun sets, hard-working trucks get ready to say good night.

2. The Lorax

Weeks listed as #1: 9

by: Dr Seuss
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An environmental warning, in images, wordplay and rhymes; first published in 1971.

3. The Fantastic Flying Books Of Mr. Morris Lessmore

Weeks listed as #1: 6

by: William Joyce
Release date: Jun 19, 2012
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Everything in Morris Lessmore’s life, including his own story, is scattered to the winds.

4. Pete The Cat And His Four Groovy Buttons

Weeks listed as #1: 5

by: Eric Litwin
Release date: May 01, 2012
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Pete is wearing his favorite shirt.

5. Llama Llama Time To Share

Weeks listed as #1: 3

by: Anna Dewdney
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Is Llama Llama ready to share all his toys?

6. Heaven Is For Real For Kids

Weeks listed as #1: 3

by: Todd Sonja Burpo
Release date: Nov 08, 2011
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A boy’s encounter with Jesus and the angels, retold for children.

7. I Want My Hat Back

Weeks listed as #1: 2

by: Jon Klassen
Release date: Jan 01, 2011
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A bear’s missing hat is a mystery with a mischievous twist.

8. The Duckling Gets A Cookie!?

Weeks listed as #1: 2

by: Mo Willems
Release date: Apr 03, 2012
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The duckling asks for a cookie — and gets one. Do you think the pigeon is happy about that?

9. The Night Before Christmas

Weeks listed as #1: 2

by: Clement C Moore Various illustrators
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Not a creature was stirring; various editions.

10. Fancy Nancy And The Mermaid Ballet

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Jane O’Connor
Release date: Feb 07, 2012
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Fancy Nancy and her best friend get ready to dance.

11. Rocket Writes A Story

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Tad Hills
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Rocket wants to make a book, but he can’t think of a story idea.

12. Olivia And The Fairy Princesses

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Ian Falconer
Release date: Aug 28, 2012
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In a sea of princesses, Olivia wants to stand out. But how?

13. Pete The Cat Saves Christmas

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Eric Litwin
Release date: Sep 25, 2012
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A classic gets a spin, “’Twas the day before Christmas,” with Pete.

14. Let’s Go For A Drive!

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Mo Willems
Release date: Oct 02, 2012
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Gerald and Piggie want to hit the road. But plans (of these two) can go awry.

15. Mousetronaut

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Mark Kelly
Release date: Oct 09, 2012
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Real astronaut experience informs this tale about a mouse on a mission.

16. Skippyjon Jones Cirque De Ole

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Judy Schachner
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Skippyjon is certain he has what it takes to be a circus star.

17. Pete The Cat: Rocking In My School Shoes

Weeks listed as #1: 1

by: Eric Litwin
Release date: Jul 26, 2011
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Pete discovers the library, the lunchroom and other cool places.

Last updated on December 8, 2021