New York Times Children’s Picture Books Best Sellers 2013 Complete List Page 2

There are 65 books in the New York Times Children’s Picture Books Best Sellers 2013 list. Here are the 35 books ranked from 31 to 65.

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31. Extra Yarn

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Mac Barnett
Release date: Jan 17, 2012
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This isn’t an ordinary box full of yarn.

32. Goldilocks And The Three Dinosaurs

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Mo Willems
Release date: Sep 04, 2012
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A new take on a fairy-tale classic.

33. Safari

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Dan Kainen Carol Kaufmann
Release date: Oct 16, 2012
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Animals seem to come alive, with images that have a 3-D effect.

34. This Moose Belongs To Me

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Oliver Jeffers
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Wilfred has a few rules for his pet moose, Marcel.

35. Llama Llama Time To Share

Weeks on the list: 3

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

36. I’d Know You Anywhere, My Love

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Nancy Tillman
Release date: Aug 27, 2013
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You can be anyone for a day, but you can’t fool your mother.

37. Mr. Tiger Goes Wild

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Peter Brown
Release date: Sep 03, 2013
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A repressed cat finds out where the wild things are.

38. Mr. Wuffles!

Weeks on the list: 3

by: David Wiesner
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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House cat vs. space aliens.

39. Cinders

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Jan Brett
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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A Cinderella story in a Russian winter.

40. An Otis Christmas

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Loren Long
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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On Christmas Eve, a brave tractor must find help for a pregnant mare.

41. The Christmas Wish

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Lori Evert
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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Anja sets out to find Santa, and is assisted along the way by her animal friends.

42. The Easter Egg

Weeks on the list: 3

by: Jan Brett
Release date: Jan 01, 2010
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A story of kindness and the hatching of spring.

43. Pete The Cat: Rocking In My School Shoes

Weeks on the list: 3

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

44. Creepy Carrots!

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Aaron Reynolds
Release date: Aug 21, 2012
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A rabbit’s comeuppance.

45. Chu’s Day

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Neil Gaiman
Release date: Jan 08, 2013
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Chu is a little panda with a big sneeze. When he sneezes, bad things happen. Will Chu sneeze today?

46. Exclamation Mark

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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An exuberant punctuation point finds it’s hard to fit in when you stand out.

47. If You Want To See A Whale

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Julie Fogliano
Release date: May 07, 2013
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Whale-watching advice for the imaginative.

48. Otis

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Loren Long
Release date: Jan 01, 2009
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A frisky farm tractor befriends a young calf.

49. Dragons Love Tacos

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Adam Rubin.
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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What to serve your dragon-guests.

50. The Fantastic Flying Books Of Mr. Morris Lessmore

Weeks on the list: 1

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.

51. The Further Tale Of Peter Rabbit

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Emma Thompson
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Off to Scotland.

52. Sleep Like A Tiger

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Mary Logue
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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A bedtime story.

53. A Little Book Of Sloth

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Lucy Cooke
Release date: Mar 05, 2013
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Meet the residents of the Avarios Sloth Sanctuary in Costa Rica.

54. Sofia The First

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Cathy Hapka
Release date: Oct 30, 2012
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What happens when Mom marries a king.

55. Green

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Laura Vaccaro Seeger
Release date: Mar 27, 2012
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A tribute to a single color, in all its many shades.

56. Miss Maple’s Seeds

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Eliza Wheeler
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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Nurturing the small things that haven’t had a chance to put down roots.

57. How To Babysit A Grandpa

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Jean Reagan
Release date: Jan 01, 2012
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Taking care of your charge; snack ideas included.

58. Because I’m Your Dad

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Ahmet Zappa
Release date: Apr 02, 2013
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A monster and his son play, burp and eat spaghetti for breakfast.

59. The Blessing Cup

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Patricia Polacco
Release date: Aug 27, 2013
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A Russian-Jewish family’s past is told through the story of a china tea set.

60. Ladybug Girl And The Big Snow

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Jacky Davis
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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Winter games with Lulu and Bingo.

61. The Very Fairy Princess Sparkles In The Snow

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Julie Andrews Emma Walton Hamilton
Release date: Oct 15, 2013
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Gerry gets her sparkle back.

62. Battle Bunny

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Jon Scieszka Mac Barnett
Release date: Oct 22, 2013
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With pencil edits, Birthday Bunny is transformed into a combat master.

63. Snowflakes Fall

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Patricia Maclachlan
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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A story of hope in the cycle of nature.

64. Friends

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Eric Carle
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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A boy crosses rivers and mountains in search of a playmate who moved away.

65. What Does The Fox Say?

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Ylvis
Release date: Dec 10, 2013
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A mysterious sound deep in the woods; based on the YouTube video.

Last updated on December 8, 2021