The New York Times Bestsellers for Kids

Picture Books - May 29, 2016

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1.Our Great Big Backyard, by Laura Bush and Jenna Bush Hager. On a family trip to several national parks, Jane finds her attention drifting from her devices to the scenery around her.

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2.The Thank You Book, by Mo Willems. When Piggie starts expressing her gratitude, will she forget to include her sidekick, Gerald?

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3.I Wish You More, by Amy Krouse Rosenthal. A bounty of good wishes.

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4.Thunder Boy Jr., by Sherman Alexie. Named after his father, the title character seeks a moniker and an identity all his own.

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5.The Day The Crayons Quit, by Drew Daywalt. Problems arise when Duncan’s crayons revolt.

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6.The Wonderful Things You Will Be, by Emily Winfield Martin. A celebration of future possibilities.

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7.The Book With No Pictures, by BJ Novak. Silly songs and sound effects in a book without images.

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8.Dragons Love Tacos, by Adam Rubin. What to serve your dragon-guests.

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9.Dear Pope Francis, by Pope Francis. Letters to the pontiff from children around the world.

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10.Press Here, by Hervé Tullet. A whimsical dance of color and motion, at the touch of a finger.

Childrens Middle Grade - August 23, 2015

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1.The Isle Of The Lost, by Melissa de la Cruz. Children of famous villains band together to retrieve the Dragon’s Eye; a Descendants novel.

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2.Wonder, by R. J. Palacio. A boy with a facial deformity enters a mainstream school.

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3.Mal's Spell Book, by . It was Maleficent’s before it was Mal’s; a Descendants book.

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4.Descendants, by adapted Rico Green. A second chance for the offspring of evil; the junior novelization.

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5.A Long Walk To Water, by Linda Sue Park. A Sudanese tale of survival.

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6.Max, by Boaz Yakin and Sheldon Lettich. The story of a canine military hero; also a movie.

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7.The Care And Keeping Of You, by Valorie Schaefer. The changing body.

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8.The Princess In Black, by Shannon Hale and Dean Hale. Princess Magnolia’s alter ego.

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9.Counting By 7s, by Holly Goldberg Sloan. Willow struggles to adjust after the death of her adoptive parents.

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10.Jurassic World, by David Lewman. More prehistoric havoc; the junior novelization.