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Children's Picture Books - Top 10
PRINCESSES WEAR PANTS by Savannah Guthrie and Allison Oppenheim. Illustrated by Eva Byrne. (Abrams)
Princess Penelope Pineapple prefers pants over dresses.
SHE PERSISTED by Chelsea Clinton. Illustrated by Alexandra Boiger. (Philomel)
Bringing to life 13 American women who changed the world.
IT TAKES A VILLAGE
by Hillary Rodham Clinton. Illustrated by Marla Frazee. (Simon & Schuster)
Children bringing about change in the world.
DRAGONS LOVE TACOS by Adam Rubin. Illustrated by Daniel Salmieri. (Dial)
What to serve your dragon-guests.
THE WONDERFUL THINGS YOU WILL BE by Emily Winfield Martin. (Random House)
A celebration of future possibilities.
PETE THE CAT: FIVE LITTLE PUMPKINS by James Dean. (HarperCollins)
Pete takes on a favorite children’s song.
THE BOOK WITH NO PICTURES by B. J. Novak. (Dial)
Silly songs and sound effects.
RUNNY BABBIT RETURNS by Shel Silverstein. (Harper)
A collection of funny poems that transpose the first letters of certain words.
WILD created by Dan Kainen, written by Kathy Wollard. (Workman)
A book of endangered species, with images that have a 3-D effect.
THE DAY THE CRAYONS QUIT by Drew Daywalt. Illustrated by Oliver Jeffers. (Philomel)
Problems arise when Duncan’s crayons revolt.
Children's Middle Grade (Hardcover) - Top 10
WONDER by R. J. Palacio. (Knopf)
A boy with a facial deformity starts school.
GOOD NIGHT STORIES FOR REBEL GIRLS by Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo. (Timbuktu Labs)
Fairy tale versions of the lives of 100 influential women.
MINECRAFT: THE ISLAND by Max Brooks. (Del Rey)
A lone castaway faces dangers in a strange new world.
THE DARK PROPHECY by Rick Riordan. (Disney-Hyperion)
Lester, a.k.a. Apollo, summons the help of demigods to restore an Oracle.
LAUGH OUT LOUD by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein. Illustrated by Jeff Ebbeler. (Jimmy Patterson)
Jimmy dreams of starting a book company that is for kids and run by kids.
AUGGIE & ME by R. J. Palacio. (Knopf)
A collection of three stories from the “Wonder” series.
THE WILD ROBOT by Peter Brown. (Little, Brown)
A semi-sentient automaton washes ashore, a shipwreck's sole survivor.
WOMEN IN SCIENCE by Rachel Ignotofsky. (Ten Speed)
Fifty women who have transformed science and technology.
POTTYMOUTH AND STOOPID by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein. Illustrated by Stephen Gilpin.
Two middle schoolers try to thwart bullies with humor.
THE MISADVENTURES OF MAX CRUMBLY: MIDDLE SCHOOL MAYHEM by Rachel Renée Russell. (Simon & Schuster)
Max is trapped in the school with three bumbling thieves.
Young Adult Books (Hardcover) - Top 10
ONE DARK THRONE by Kendare Blake. (HarperTeen)
After the Quickening, three sisters continue their fight to the death for the crown.
THE HATE U GIVE by Angie Thomas. (Balzer & Bray)
A 16-year-old girl sees a police officer kill her friend.
WONDER WOMAN: WARBRINGER by Leigh Bardugo. (Random House)
Diana, Princess of the Amazons, saves a descendant of Helen of Troy and together they fight to
save both of their worlds.
WARCROSS by Marie Lu. (Putnam)
When a New York bounty hunter's identity is exposed in a game's glitch, she's hired to track
down a hacker in Tokyo.
HUNTING PRINCE DRACULA by Kerri Maniscalco. (Jimmy Patterson)
Audrey Rose and Thomas investigate murders in Romania that resemble vampire attacks.
BERNIE SANDERS GUIDE TO POLITICAL REVOLUTIO by Bernie Sanders. Illustrated by Jude Buffum.
The Vermont senator and former presidential candidate continues the fight for his agenda for
political and social change.
ONE OF US IS LYING by Karen M. McManus. (Delacorte)
For five students, a detour into detention ends in murder.
JANE, UNLIMITED by Kristin Cashore. (Kathy Dawson)
Jane is invited to a gala that will change her life, but at what cost?
LORD OF SHADOWS by Cassandra Clare. (Margaret K. McElderry)
Caught between the faerie courts and the laws of the Clave.
ONCE AND FOR ALL by Sarah Dessen. (Viking)
Can the harder-hearted Louna reform the more romantically casual Ambrose?
Children's Series - Top 10
DOG MAN by Dav Pilkey. (Scholastic)
A dog’s head is combined with a policeman’s body to create this hybrid supercop hound.
HARRY POTTER by J. K. Rowling. (Scholastic)
A wizard hones his conjuring skills in the service of fighting evil.
CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey. (Scholastic)
Boys and their principal fight evil.
DIARY OF A WIMPY KID written and illustrated by Jeff Kinney. (Amulet)
The travails and challenges of adolescence.
THRONE OF GLASS by Sarah J. Maas. (Bloomsbury)
Celaena must battle evil forces threatening her realm.
THE SCHOOL FOR GOOD AND EVIL by Soman Chainani. (HarperCollins)
Two friends are trained, one to be pure and one to be wicked.
PERCY JACKSON & THE OLYMPIANS by Rick Riordan. (Disney-Hyperion)
A boy battles mythological monsters.
MICHAEL VEY by Richard Paul Evans. (Simon & Schuster)
Michael and his friends must disrupt the Elgen’s plans to rule the world.
I SURVIVED by Lauren Tarshis. (Scholastic)
One boy's tale of living through dangerous historical events.
DESCENDANTS by Melissa de la Cruz. (Disney-Hyperion)
A three-pronged prize pits teams against each other.