New York Times Children’s Picture Books Best Sellers 2020 Complete List Page 3

There are 85 books in the New York Times Children’s Picture Books Best Sellers 2020 list. Here are the 25 books ranked from 61 to 85.

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61. Share Some Kindness, Bring Some Light

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Apryl Stott
Release date: Oct 27, 2020
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Coco and Bear attempt to share kindness throughout the forest.

62. How To Catch An Elf

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Adam Wallace
Release date: Oct 01, 2016
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The diminutive narrator dodges a series of traps while making the Christmas rounds.

63. Pete The Cat: Valentine’s Day Is Cool

Weeks on the list: 2

by: James Dean Kimberly Dean
Release date: Nov 26, 2013
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Pete’s back passing out the valentines, but what happens when someone is overlooked?

64. I Love Mom With The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Weeks on the list: 2

by: Eric Carle
Release date: Jan 01, 2017
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That ravenous insect is brimming with motherly love.

65. Superheroes Are Everywhere

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Kamala Harris
Release date: Jan 01, 2019
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A girl discovers superheroes in her family and friends.

66. Pete The Cat Saves Christmas

Weeks on the list: 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.

67. I Am Love

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Susan Verde
Release date: Jan 01, 2019
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A celebration of love in all its forms.

68. Tomorrow I’ll Be Kind

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Jessica Hische
Release date: Jan 01, 2020
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A bunny, a cat and a mouse practice kindness.

69. Be You!

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Peter H Reynolds
Release date: Mar 03, 2020
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A celebration of individuality.

70. Pete The Cat: Five Little Bunnies

Weeks on the list: 1

by: James Dean Kimberly Dean
Release date: Feb 01, 2020
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Pete’s adaptation of “Five Little Monkeys.”

71. Something Happened In Our Town

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Marianne Celano Marietta Collins Ann Hazzard
Release date: Jan 01, 2018
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After a police shooting in their town, children learn about racial injustice in America.

72. Every Night Is Pizza Night

Weeks on the list: 1

by: J Kenji López-Alt
Release date: Jan 01, 2020
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A pizza-loving girl tries other foods from around the world.

73. She Persisted In Sports

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Chelsea Clinton
Release date: May 19, 2020
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Women who have excelled in their sports because of their persistence.

74. Lord Help Me

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Emme Muñiz
Release date: Jan 01, 2020
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A young girl reaches out in prayer to perform daily tasks.

75. Construction Site Mission: Demolition!

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Sherri Duskey Rinker
Release date: Jan 01, 2020
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The team from “Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site” take on demolition.

76. Grumpy Monkey Up All Night

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Suzanne Lang
Release date: Sep 29, 2020
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Jim Panzee attends a slumber party.

77. All Because You Matter

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Tami Charles
Release date: Oct 06, 2020
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A Black child learns from his parents why his life matters.

78. Unlimited Squirrels: I Want To Sleep Under The Stars!

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Mo Willems
Release date: Oct 06, 2020
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Zoom Squirrel wishes to sleep under the stars.

79. What We’ll Build

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Oliver Jeffers
Release date: Oct 06, 2020
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A father and daughter build plans for the future together.

80. I Am Anne Frank

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Brad Meltzer
Release date: Oct 05, 2020
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A biography of the young Holocaust victim.

81. The Little Ghost Who Lost Her Boo!

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Elaine Bickell
Release date: Jan 01, 2020
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A ghost asks for the assistance of animals to find her boo.

82. The Couch Potato

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Jory John
Release date: Nov 03, 2020
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After an electricity outage, a couch potato ventures outside.

83. Kamala Harris: Rooted In Justice

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Nikki Grimes
Release date: Aug 25, 2020
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A biography of the vice president-elect.

84. Pete The Cat: Five Little Pumpkins

Weeks on the list: 1

by: James Dean
Release date: Jul 21, 2015
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Pete takes on a favorite children’s song.

85. I Am Martin Luther King, Jr

Weeks on the list: 1

by: Brad Meltzer
Release date: Jan 01, 2016
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A biography captures the civil rights leader as he steps to the fore.

Last updated on December 9, 2021