New York Times Children’s Picture Books Best Sellers 2014 Complete List Page 1

There are 57 books in the New York Times Children’s Picture Books Best Sellers 2014 list. Here are the 30 books ranked from 1 to 30.

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1. The Day The Crayons Quit

Weeks on the list: 52

by: Drew Daywalt.
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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A colorful problem arises when Duncan’s crayons revolt.

2. Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site

Weeks on the list: 52

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.

3. Press Here

Weeks on the list: 49

by: Hervé Tullet
Release date: Mar 30, 2011
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A whimsical dance of color and motion, at the touch of a finger.

4. Dragons Love Tacos

Weeks on the list: 37

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

5. Journey

Weeks on the list: 32

by: Aaron Becker
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
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A lonely girl draws a red door on her bedroom wall and enters a lushly detailed imaginary world.

6. Rosie Revere, Engineer

Weeks on the list: 28

by: Andrea Beaty
Release date: Sep 03, 2013
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A young inventor learns to fail better.

7. The Pigeon Needs A Bath!

Weeks on the list: 28

by: Mo Willems
Release date: Apr 01, 2014
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A filthy bird is persuaded to bathe.

8. Locomotive

Weeks on the list: 26

by: Brian Floca
Release date: Sep 03, 2013
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A family’s 1869 journey across America on the newly completed transcontinental railroad.

9. Pete The Cat: I Love My White Shoes

Weeks on the list: 24

by: Eric Litwin
Release date: Mar 02, 2010
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Well-shod Pete has rainbows on his feet.

10. What Does The Fox Say?

Weeks on the list: 15

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

11. My New Friend Is So Fun!

Weeks on the list: 11

by: Mo Willems
Release date: Jun 03, 2014
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Gerald must contend with the fact that Piggie has made a new acquaintance.

12. The Book With No Pictures

Weeks on the list: 11

by: BJ Novak
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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Silly songs and sound effects in a book without images.

13. Steam Train, Dream Train

Weeks on the list: 10

by: Sherri Duskey Rinker Tom Lichtenheld
Release date: Apr 16, 2013
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Animal workers load freight.

14. Mix It Up!

Weeks on the list: 10

by: Hervé Tullet
Release date: Sep 16, 2014
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Primary colors splatter, mix together and transform at the touch of a finger.

15. The Night Before Christmas

Weeks on the list: 8

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

16. Otis And The Scarecrow

Weeks on the list: 8

by: Loren Long
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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Otis the tractor befriends a sullen scarecrow.

17. Mr. Wuffles!

Weeks on the list: 7

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

18. Little Humans

Weeks on the list: 7

by: Br on Stanton
Release date: Oct 07, 2014
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Street photography from the creator of “Humans of New York.”

19. Pete The Cat And His Magic Sunglasses

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Kimberly James Dean
Release date: Oct 01, 2013
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Seeing things in a new way.

20. Nelly Gnu And Daddy Too

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Anna Dewdney
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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A father and daughter share a special day together.

21. The Animals’ Santa

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Jan Brett
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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A spunky little rabbit wants to know who brings those presents.

22. Waiting Is Not Easy!

Weeks on the list: 6

by: Mo Willems
Release date: Nov 04, 2014
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Impatient Gerald has to wait for Piggie’s promised surprise.

23. Pete The Cat And The New Guy

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Kimberly Dean James Dean
Release date: Aug 05, 2014
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Pete and his new friend, Gus the platypus, search for an activity they can do together.

24. Ladybug Girl And The Dress-Up Dilemma

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Jacky Davis
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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Lulu is determined to find the perfect costume for Halloween.

25. Horton And The Kwuggerbug And More Lost Stories

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Dr Seuss
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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Horton and his cohorts are back in four stories.

26. Once Upon An Alphabet

Weeks on the list: 5

by: Oliver Jeffers
Release date: Oct 14, 2014
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Twenty-six brief stories, one for each letter.

27. I’d Know You Anywhere, My Love

Weeks on the list: 4

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.

28. I Am Abraham Lincoln

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Brad Meltzer
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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The 16th president narrates his life story.

29. Fancy Nancy And The Wedding Of The Century

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Jane O’Connor
Release date: Apr 08, 2014
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Here comes the bride.

30. How To Babysit A Grandma

Weeks on the list: 4

by: Jean Reagan
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
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Organizing a sleepover with your charge.

Last updated on December 8, 2021