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The Weekly Top 10 Children’s Bestseller List

Every Monday Better Reading brings you the Top 10 Bestselling Children’s Book list – it’s the perfect place to find new book ideas for your little reader.

Straight to the top of the list this week is Bluey! Bluey: The Beach is finally gracing our bookshelves, I know there will be thousands of happy little campers receiving these books for Christmas this year! (#1)

Whip out your war cry and pull on your party pants. It’s the ultimate battle between bad and baaad! It’s season finale time, playas! At (#2) Aaron Blabey’s The Bad Guys Episode 10: The Baddest Day Ever.

At (#3) is The Return of Thelma the Unicorn by Aaron Blabey. Thelma the Unicorn didn’t like being famous, so she fled the spotlight and disappeared . . . But the world was heartbroken! We miss our unicorn! Thelma, it’s time to get your sparkle back on . . .

The Dinky Donkey by Craig Smith (#4).

The Treehouse Joke Book by Andy Griffiths & Terry Denton is up next and will have everyone laughing, and joins the list at (#5)

Bluey, again! Bluey: Fruit Bat is number (#6), one of our favourite episodes where Bluey learns about some of the sacrifices parents have to make for their kids.

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: Illustrated Edition is at number (#7).

The 117-Storey Treehouse (#8) by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton remains on the list. This is the latest instalment in the best-selling series and little fans everywhere will be celebrating.

Next up, from the creator of Captain Underpants, is Dog Man 7: For Whom the Ball Rolls (#9). This is the seventh book in the Dog Man series where he finds himself up against an all new super-villain!

The only new comer to the list this week is The Very Super Bear by Nick Bland. There’s a monster in the jungle and it’s gobbling up the trees! It sounds like a job for THE VERY SUPER BEAR! Can The Very Super Bear and his sidekick, Bruce the Goose, save the jungle from the cranky, yellow monster? (#10)


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

© Nielsen BookScan 2019 Week Ending 02/11/19.

  1. Bluey: The Beach (Penguin)
  2. The Bad Guys Episode 10: The Baddest Day Ever by Aaron Blabey (Scholastic)
  3. The Return of Thelma the Unicorn by Aaron Blabey (Scholastic)
  4. The Dinky Donkey by Craig Smith (Scholastic)
  5. The Treehouse Joke Book by Andy Griffiths & Terry Denton (Pan Macmillan)
  6. Bluey: Fruit Bat (Penguin)
  7. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: Illustrated Edition (Bloomsbury)
  8. The 117-Storey Treehouseby Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton (Pan Macmillan)
  9. Dog Man 7: For Whom the Ball Rollsby Dav Pilkey (Scholastic)
  10. The Very Super Bear by Nick Bland (Scholastic)



  1. Ali Syed

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

  2. Sandy

    Hi. Is there a reason Aurora Rising is included in this list? It’s more YA than kids.

  3. Kacy McKenzie

    Any of the Terry Denton books- quick to read and funny.

    Latest one I would name – 91 but the other 6 are great too.

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