Monday, May 19, 2008

BEST SELLING PICTURE BOOKS

CHILDREN'S BEST SELLERS: PICTURE BOOKS: Sunday, April 6th 2008

(Please note that we have a total of four exclamat!on po!nts included in the titles of three of these best sellers! Something to consider when you submit your next p!cture book.)

GALLOP!, written and illustrated by Rufus Butler Seder. (Workman, $12.95.) Animals seem to move when you flip the page. (Ages 4 to 8)

DIRT ON MY SHIRT, by Jeff Foxworthy. Illustrated by Steve Bjorkman. (HarperCollins, $16.99.) Poems of childhood by the comedian and TV host. (Ages 4 to 7)

DON'T BUMP THE GLUMP!, written and illustrated by Shel Silverstein. (HarperCollins, $17.99.) His first collection of nonsense verse, originally published in 1964. (Ages 5 and up)

GRACE FOR PRESIDENT, written by Kelly Di Pucchio. Illustrated by LeUyen Pham. (Hyperion, $15.99.) A girl decides to run in her school's mock election. (Ages 5 to 9)

SMASH! CRASH!, BY JON SCIESZKA. ILLUSTRATED BY DAVID SHANNON, Loren Long and David Gordon. (Simon & Schuster, $16.99.) A truck named Jack and a dump truck named Dan love to smash into things. (Ages 3 to 7)

THE JELLYBEANS AND THE BIG DANCE, written by Laura Numeroff and Nate Evans. Illustrated by Lynn Munsinger. (Abrams, $15.95.) Cat friends work together to prepare for a recital. (Ages 4 to 8)

KNUFFLE BUNNY TOO, written and illustrated by Mo Willems. (Hyperion, $16.99.) One of Trixie's classmates has a bunny just like hers. (Ages 4 to 8)

ZEN TIES, written and illustrated by Jon J. Muth. (Scholastic, $17.99.) A panda encourages his nephew and their friends to help a grouchy neighbor. (Ages 4 to 8)

STAR WARS POP-UP GUIDE TO THE GALAXY, by Matthew Reinhart. (Orchard, $32.99.) A pop-up look at Luke, Leia, Lord Vader et al. (Ages 7 and up)

LADYBUG GIRL, by Jacky Davis and David Soman. Illustrated by David Soman. (Dial, $16.99.) Creativity and the right outfit let a little girl feel bigger. (Ages 4 and up)

...Jeff Foxworthy?

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