What’s Sellin’: IndieBound Bestsellers
If you need proof that seasons and holidays play a huge role in the type of books purchsed, look no further than the “children’s illustrated” category of this week’s IndieBound Bestsellers. A full half of the books are about rabbits or eggs. So unwrap your Reese’s egg and take a look at this Easter-influenced list:
Plenty of classics on this list. Good Easter basket fodder, no doubt.
And now, the chapter books:
The rabbit/egg trend going on with the illustrated list is certainly not carrying over to the “children’s interest list”. This category is pretty much keeping with the recent top 10s.
(Top Image: ‘The Shakespeare & Company Bookshop‘
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Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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