20 best sellers in children's books on Amazon

Are you looking for a new book for your children to read while on quarantine? Here's a list of the top 20 best sellers in children's books on Amazon.

News 12 Staff

Apr 21, 2020, 1:07 PM

Updated 1,492 days ago

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20 best sellers in children's books on Amazon
Are you looking for a new book for your children to read while on quarantine? Amazon has a list of its most popular products based on sales.
Here are the top 20 (as of April 20):
1. The Bad Seed, by Jory John (Author), Pete Oswald  (Illustrator)
Age level: 4-8
This is a book about a bad seed. A baaaaaaaaaad seed. How bad? Do you really want to know?
2. My First Learn to Write Workbook: Practice for Kids with Pen Control, Line Tracing, Letters, and More! by Crystal Radke
Age level: 3-5
My First Learn to Write Workbook is filled with activities and practice pages that introduce your first-time writer to letters, numbers, and shapes using a real pencil and paper. Teach pen control, line tracing, first words, and more with engaging exercises your toddler will love.
3. Pete the Cat and the Missing Cupcakes by James Dean (Author, Illustrator), Kimberly Dean (Author)
Age level: 4-8
Pete the Cat and his friends are busy as can be baking cupcakes for a party, and Pete can’t wait to perform with his groovy band. But some of the cupcakes have gone missing! Who could have taken them?
4. School Zone - Big Preschool Workbook by School Zone (author), Joan Hoffman (author), Ph.D. Shannon M. Mullally (editor)
Age level: 3-5
Big Preschool Workbook has 300+ colorful exercises that make learning fun! An A+ adventure unfolds, as kids encounter sensational squares and rocking rectangles, a giant newt reading the newspaper and a dinosaur playing the drums. Bold, bright colors and illustrations ease little ones into learning without feeling overwhelmed. Lessons focus on must-know readiness basics, and help little ones learn colors, shapes, the alphabet letters, primary phonics, and pre-writing skills.
5. SpongeBob Goes to the Doctor by Nickelodeon Publishing (Author), Zina Saunders (Illustrator)
Age level: 5-10
SpongeBob SquarePants has come down with a bad case of the suds and he's afraid to go to the doctor.
6. Mac and Cheese (I Can Read Level 1) by Sarah Weeks (Author), Jane Manning (Illustrator)
Age level: 4-8
Mac and Cheese is a Level One I Can Read book, which means it’s perfect for children learning to sound out words and sentences.
7. Bunny Roo, I Love You by Melissa Marr (Author), Teagan White (Illustrator)
Age level: 0 and up
The world can seem like a big, bewildering place for new babies—fortunately, their mamas know just how to soothe and comfort them.
8. Frozen Junior Novel by Disney Books
Age level: 6-8
Enjoy the retelling of "Frozen" with eight pages of full-color scenes from the film!
9. It's Not Easy Being a Bunny by Marilyn Sadler (Author), Roger Bollen (Illustrator)
Age level: 3-7
Meet P. J. Funnybunny in this humorous and touching Beginner Book by Marilyn Sadler and Roger Bollen. It’s Not Easy Being a Bunny tells the “tail” of P.J. and his quest to become something other than what he is. Is it more fun to be a bear, a bird, or a pig? Read along as P.J. tries to determine who he is—and where he belongs.
10. If Animals Kissed Good Night by Ann Whitford Paul (author), David Walker (illustrator)
Age level: 3-6
What if animals did what YOU do? This bestselling story imagines how animals would kiss their loved ones good night!
11. The Big Book of Silly Jokes for Kids: 800+ Jokes! by Carole P. Roman
Age level: 6-12
The Big Book of Silly Jokes for Kids is chock full of knock-knock jokes, riddles, tongue twisters, and silly stats for endless hours of hilarious entertainment.
12. Human Body Activity Book for Kids: Hands-On Fun for Grades K-3 by Ph.D., Katie Stokes, M.Ed.
Age level: 4-8
This book on the human body for kids ages 4-8 is bursting with on- and off-the-page play that gets young learners interested in what makes them tick. Featuring tons of cool facts and colorful drawings, this in-depth exploration of the human body for kids will give them a leg up on learning.
13. The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
Age level: 3 and up
Eric Carle is acclaimed and beloved as the creator of brilliantly illustrated and innovatively designed picture books for very young children. His best-known work, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, has eaten its way into the hearts of literally millions of children all over the world and has been translated into more than 25 languages and sold over twelve million copies.
14. Frozen: 5-Minute Frozen Stories by Disney Book Group (Author), Disney Storybook Art Team (Illustrator)
Age level: 6-8
This book includes four "Frozen" stories. Each story is the perfect length for reading aloud in just five minutes.
15. You Get What You Get by Julie Gassman (Author), Sarah Horne (Illustrator)
Age level: 4-6
Melvin throws fit after fit when he doesn't get what he wants. He must learn how to deal with disappointment. After all, you get what you get and you don't throw a fit.
16. Awesome Science Experiments for Kids: 100+ Fun STEM / STEAM Projects and Why They Work by Crystal Chatterton
Age level: 5-10
Science Experiments for Kids provides young scientists ages 5-10 with hands-on experiments that teach them how to apply the scientific method.
17. Vegetables in Underwear by Jared Chapman
Age level: 2-5
A bunch of friendly vegetables wear colorful underwear of all varieties—big, small, clean, dirty, serious, and funny—demonstrating for young ones the silliness and necessity of this item of clothing.
18. Little Blue Truck by Alice Schertle (Author), Jill McElmurry (Illustrator)
Age level: 4-7
Little Blue Truck is a joyful cacophony of animal and truck sounds that will have youngsters beeping and quacking—and begging for one more go-round.
19. What If You Had Animal Teeth? by Sandra Markle (Author), Howard McWilliam (Illustrator)
Age level: 4-8
This book takes children on a fun, informative, and imaginative journey as they explore what it would be like if their own front teeth were replaced by those of a different animal.
20. I Am Confident, Brave & Beautiful: A Coloring Book for Girls by Hopscotch Girls
Age level: 3 and up
The coloring pages encourage girls to think beyond social conventions and inspire conversations with adults about what it really means to be confident, brave, and beautiful.


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