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Children's Picture Books - Top 10
WE'RE ALL WONDERS by R. J. Palacio. (Knopf)
The protagonist from the novel "Wonder" stars in his own picture book.
PETE THE CAT: BIG EASTER ADVENTURE by James Dean and Kimberly Dean. (HarperFestival)
A certain rabbit needs Pete's help.
THE WONDERFUL THINGS YOU WILL BE by Emily Winfield Martin. (Random House)
A celebration of future possibilities.
LITTLE REE by Ree Drummond. Illustrated by Jacqueline Rogers. (Harper/HarperCollins)
A redhead embraces the rigors and joys of ranch life.
THE DAY THE CRAYONS QUIT by Drew Daywalt. Illustrated by Oliver Jeffers. (Philomel)
Colorful problems arise when Duncan's crayons revolt.
ROSIE REVERE, ENGINEER by Andrea Beaty. Illustrated by David Roberts. (Abrams)
A young inventor learns to fail better.
DRAGONS LOVE TACOS by Adam Rubin. Illustrated by Daniel Salmieri. (Dial)
What to serve your dragon-guests.
MIGHTY, MIGHTY CONSTRUCTION SITE by Sherri Duskey Rinker and Tom Lichtenheld. (Chronicle)
The vehicles do the heavy lifting to make a building rise.
ADA TWIST, SCIENTIST by Andrea Beaty. Illustrated by David Roberts. (Abrams)
A girl emerges with a love of science.
THE BOOK WITH NO PICTURES by B. J. Novak. (Dial)
Silly songs and sound effects.
Children's Middle Grade (Hardcover) - Top 10
DOG MAN UNLEASHED by Dav Pilkey. (Scholastic)
Only one hybrid hero can foil the criminally minded, again.
WONDER by R. J. Palacio. (Knopf)
A boy with a facial deformity starts school.
LOST IN A BOOK by Jennifer Donnelly. (Disney Press)
A volume in the Beast's library transports Belle to a tantalizing realm.
DOG MAN by Dav Pilkey. (Scholastic )
A dog's head is combined with a policeman's body to create this hybrid supercop hound.
THE GIRL WHO DRANK THE MOON by Kelly Barnhill. (Algonquin)
A sacrificial girl is saved by a good witch.
GRAVITY FALLS: JOURNAL 3 by Rob Renzetti and Alex Hirsch. Illustrated by Andy Gonsalves and Stephanie Ramirez.
(Disney Press) More monsters and mysteries.
DRAGONWATCH by Brandon Mull. Illustrated by Brandon Dorman. (Shadow Mountain)
Kendra and Seth set off in search of a talisman that can quell a dragon revolt.
WOMEN IN SCIENCE by Rachel Ignotofsky. (Ten Speed)
Fifty women who have transformed science and technology.
PAX by Sara Pennypacker. Illustrated by Jon Klassen. (Balzer & Bray)
Separation makes a boy and his pet fox wilder and tougher.
OUT OF WONDER by Kwame Alexander, Chris Colderley and Marjory Wentworth. Illustrated by Ekua Holmes. (Candlewick)
An anthology honoring poets.
Young Adult Books (Hardcover) - Top 10
THE HATE U GIVE by Angie Thomas. (Balzer & Bray)
A 16-year-old girl sees a police officer kill her friend.
STRANGE THE DREAMER by Laini Taylor. (Little, Brown)
Mysteries await Lazlo and Sarai in the isolated city of Weep.
EVERYTHING, EVERYTHING by Nicola Yoon. (Delacorte)
For a girl in a bubble, an online friendship comes to mean something more.
THIS IS WHERE IT ENDS by Marieke Nijkamp. (Sourcebooks Fire)
An act of violence parsed from four perspectives.
CARVE THE MARK by Veronica Roth. (Katherine Tegen)
An oracle's son is able to stop the painful flow of Cyra's powers.
THE MADDIE DIARIES by Maddie Ziegler. (Gallery Books)
The coming-of-age memoir of a talented young hoofer.
CARAVAL by Stephanie Garber. (Flatiron)
Scarlett attends an annual audience-participation performance, but at what cost to her sister?
THE SUN IS ALSO A STAR by Nicola Yoon. (Delacorte)
The story of a girl, a boy, budding love and the universe.
HEARTLESS by Marissa Meyer. (Feiwel & Friends)
Cath is a baker who becomes Wonderland's hectoring Queen of Hearts.
MOON CHOSEN by P. C. Cast. (St. Martin's Griffin)
Rivals and allies struggle to define their place in a postapocalyptic world.
Children's Series - Top 10
HARRY POTTER by J. K. Rowling. (Scholastic)
A wizard hones his conjuring skills in the service of fighting evil.
DIARY OF A WIMPY KID written and illustrated by Jeff Kinney. (Amulet)
The travails and challenges of adolescence.
MIDDLE SCHOOL by James Patterson and others. (Little, Brown)
More adventures with Rafe.
WHO WAS/IS . . . ? by Jim Gigliotti and others; various illustrators. (Grosset & Dunlap)
Biographies of famous people unlock legendary lives.
DORK DIARIES by Rachel Renée Russell. (Simon & Schuster)
Nikki Maxwell navigates the halls of middle school.
RED QUEEN by Victoria Aveyard. (HarperTeen)
A girl with a special power conceals herself in the elite world of a gifted race.
BIG NATE written and illustrated by Lincoln Peirce Andrews. (McMeel/HarperCollins)
Where Nate goes, trouble is sure to follow.
PERCY JACKSON & THE OLYMPIANS by Rick Riordan. (Disney-Hyperion)
A boy battles mythological monsters.
MISS PEREGRINE'S PECULIAR CHILDREN by Ransom Riggs. (Quirk/Penguin)
Time travelers try to save their beloved headmistress.
GIVER QUARTET by Lois Lowry. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)
Exploring human connection in a post-apocalyptic world.