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The Weekly Top 10 Children’s Bestseller List

Better Reading Kids brings you the Top 10 bestselling children’s book list every Monday morning.

Sarah J. Maas has got to be one of the most loved YA authors, and her latest book A Court of Wings and Ruin is the exciting third book in the New Yorkbestselling series and has taken the Number 1 spot. Ages 17+

Genius Rick Riordan is at it again, with the highly anticipated The Dark Prophecy at Number 2! Released just last week, teen geek Apollo has a whole new set of adventures in the second book of the Trials of Apollo series. Ages 9+.

Still going strong at Number 3, Really Weird!the eighth in the WeirDo series by Anh Do, continues the adventures of Weir Do, and this time, Grandma Do’s come to stay! Ages 6+.

Jay Asher’s Thirteen Reasons Why is at Number 4 this week. Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a mysterious box with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker—his classmate and crush—who committed suicide two weeks earlier. Ages 12-15.

The beloved Aaron Blabey has risen up the charts to Number 5 with Intergalactic Gas: The Bad Guys. Bad news? The world is ending. Good news? The Bad Guys are back to save it! Hilarious, witty, and perfect for kids ages 8+.

Feeling the love this week? Why I Love My Mummy (Number 6) and Why I Love My Grandma (Number 7) are heartwarming board books that show us just why we love the mothers and grandmothers in our lives. Ages 3+.

And on the flip side, My Mummy Loves Me (Number 8) and My Grandma Loves Me (Number 9) are all about those loving and warm feelings they have for us! Ages 3+.

And rounding up at Number 10 is Maddie Ziegler’s debut memoir The Maddie Diaries, an uplifting true story about chasing dreams and working hard, recommended for ages 12+.

You can also check out the weekly top 10 bestselling fiction list and top 10 bestselling non-fiction list on Better Reading.

  1. A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas (Bloomsbury)
  2. The Dark Prophecy by Rick Riordan (Puffin)
  3. Really Weird!: WeirDo by Anh Do (Scholastic)
  4. Thirteen Reasons Why (TV Tie-In) by Jay Asher (Penguin)
  5. Intergalactic Gas: Bad Guys by Aaron Blabey (Scholastic)
  6. Why I Love My Mummy (HarperCollins)
  7. Why I love My Grandma (HarperCollins)
  8. My Mummy Loves Me (Lake Press)
  9. My Grandma Loves Me (Lake Press)
  10. The Maddie Diaries by Maddie Ziegler (HarperCollins)

© Nielsen BookScan 2017 Week Ending 13/05/17


  1. Ali Syed

    i have bought the 39 storey tree house and am longing to go through it asap

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