Christian Juvenile Bestsellers, Easter 2022

Christian Juvenile Bestsellers, Easter 2022
Compiled and distributed by ECPA
List represents titles with a BISAC code of JUV and JNF.
Rank
Title Author ISBN Publisher Pub
Date
List
Price
Award
1 GOD GAVE US EASTER, Board book LISA TAWN BERGREN 9780525654445 WATERBROOK, an imprint of Penguin Random House Jan. 2020 $6.99
2 GOD GAVE US EASTER, Hardcover LISA TAWN BERGREN 9780307730725 WATERBROOK, an imprint of Penguin Random House Jan. 2013 $10.99
3 THE BERENSTAIN BEARS AND THE EASTER STORY JAN BERENSTAIN 9780310720874 ZONDERKIDZ Jan. 2012 $4.99
4 THE EASTER STORY, Board book PATRICIA A. PINGRY 9780824918996 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Feb. 2013 $7.99
5 THE STORY OF EASTER PATRICIA A. PINGRY 9781546001058 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Jan. 2022 $7.99
6 THE EASTER STORY, Paperback PATRICIA A. PINGRY 9780824955311 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Jan. 2006 $4.99
7 JESUS CALLING: THE STORY OF EASTER SARAH YOUNG 9781400210343 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Jan. 2020 $12.99
8 WHERE'S MY EASTER BASKET? BOB HOLT 9781546012641 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Jan. 2022 $7.99
9 THE BEGINNER'S BIBLE THE VERY FIRST EASTER THE BEGINNER'S BIBLE 9780310763017 ZONDERKIDZ Jan. 2018 $3.99
10 THE BERENSTAIN BEARS' EASTER SUNDAY MIKE BERENSTAIN 9780310749028 ZONDERKIDZ Jan. 2016 $3.99
11 GREAT AND SMALL EASTER PAMELA KENNEDY 9781087730141 B&H PUBLISHING GROUP Feb. 2021 $8.99
12 WHAT IS EASTER? MICHELLE MEDLOCK ADAMS 9780824918781 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Feb. 2013 $7.99
13 HERE COMES PETER COTTONTAIL!, Board book STEVE NELSON AND JACK ROLLINS 9781546014300 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Jan. 2020 $7.99
14 THE BERENSTAIN BEARS EASTER BLESSINGS MIKE BERENSTAIN 9780824919672 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Jan. 2016 $7.99
15 A VERY HAPPY EASTER PRAYER BONNIE RICKNER JENSEN 9780718075231 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Jan. 2018 $8.99
16 THE TALE OF THREE TREES ANGELA ELWELL HUNT 9780745917436 DAVID C COOK Sep. 1989 $14.99
17 TWAS THE MORNING OF EASTER GLENYS NELLIST 9780310769064 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2021 $17.99
18 GOOD NEWS! IT'S EASTER! GLENYS NELLIST 9781627079228 OUR DAILY BREAD PUBLISHING Mar. 2019 $11.99
19 EASTER IS COMING! TAMA FORTNER 9781535937641 B&H PUBLISHING GROUP Feb. 2019 $9.99
20 THE GARDEN, THE CURTAIN, AND THE CROSS, Board book CARL LAFERTON 9781784985813 GOOD BOOK COMPANY Feb. 2021 $9.99
21 AN EASTER PRAYER AMY PARKER 9781400319411 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Feb. 2013 $8.99
22 THE BERENSTAIN BEARS THE VERY FIRST EASTER JAN BERENSTAIN AND MIKE BERENSTAIN 9780310762188 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2019 $3.99
23 JESUS ROSE FOR ME JARED KENNEDY 9781645070450 NEW GROWTH PRESS Mar. 2020 $12.99
24 JESUS CALLING: THE STORY OF EASTER SARAH YOUNG 9781400210329 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Jan. 2020 $17.99
25 HERE COMES PETER COTTONTAIL!, Board book STEVE NELSON AND JACK ROLLINS 9781546014317 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Jan. 2020 $13.99
26 THE DONKEY THAT NO ONE COULD RIDE ANTHONY DESTEFANO 9780736948517 HARVEST HOUSE PUBLISHERS Feb. 2012 $14.99
27 THE EASTER STORYBOOK LAURA RICHIE 9780830778607 DAVID C COOK Jan. 2020 $18.99
28 REALLY WOOLLY MY FIRST EASTER DAYSPRING AND BONNIE RICKNER JENSEN 9781400225132 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Feb. 2022 $9.99
29 HOLY WEEK: AN EMOTIONS PRIMER DANIELLE HITCHEN 9780736976961 HARVEST HOUSE PUBLISHERS Jan. 2019 $12.99
30 THE DONKEY WHO CARRIED A KING R. C. SPROUL 9781567692693 LIGONIER MINISTRIES Mar. 2012 $16.00
31 THE WEEK THAT LED TO EASTER JOANNE LARRISON 9780570075721 CONCORDIA PUBLISHING HOUSE Jan. 2001 $3.49
32 BENJAMIN'S BOX: THE STORY OF THE RESURRECTION EGGS MELODY CARLSON 9780310715054 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2008 $8.99
33 HAPPY EASTER ZONDERVAN 9780310770916 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2022 $4.99
34 HE IS RISEN: ROCKS TELL THE STORY OF EASTER ZONDERVAN AND PATTI ROKUS 9780310764861 ZONDERVAN Feb. 2019 $17.99
35 A VERY HAPPY EASTER TIM THORNBOROUGH 9781784983666 GOOD BOOK COMPANY Jan. 2019 $4.99
36 HUMPHREY'S FIRST PALM SUNDAY CAROL HEYER 9780824916886 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Feb. 2019 $7.99
37 A PRAYER FOR EASTER ZONDERVAN 9780310770909 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2022 $4.99
38 MY FIRST EASTER IDEALS 9780824919771 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Jan. 2016 $6.99
39 THE TALE OF THREE TREES ANGELA ELWELL HUNT 9780745945934 DAVID C COOK Jan. 2001 $8.99
40 EASTER BLESSINGS DAYSPRING AND BONNIE RICKNER JENSEN 9780718092566 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Feb. 2017 $9.99
41 AMON'S ADVENTURE: A FAMILY STORY FOR EASTER ARNOLD YTREEIDE 9780825441714 KREGEL PUBLICATIONS Jan. 2011 $18.99
42 THE WAY TO THE SAVIOR: A FAMILY EASTER DEVOTIONAL ABBEY LAND AND JEFF LAND 9781535994569 B&H PUBLISHING GROUP Feb. 2020 $12.99
43 EASTER EGG BOARD BOOKS, 3 PACK ZONDERVAN 9780310770930 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2022 $12.99
44 BARE TREE AND LITTLE WIND: A STORY FOR HOLY WEEK MITALI PERKINS 9780593234877 WATERBROOK, an imprint of Penguin Random House Feb. 2022 $15.99
45 SNUGGLE TIME EASTER STORIES GLENYS NELLIST 9780310770725 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2022 $9.99
46 THE EASTER FIX STEPH WILLIAMS 9781784985844 GOOD BOOK COMPANY Feb. 2021 $4.99
47 MY FIRST EASTER STORYBOOK LAURA RICHIE 9780830784158 DAVID C COOK Feb. 2022 $8.99
48 HERE COMES PETER COTTONTAIL!, Paperback STEVE NELSON AND JACK ROLLINS 9781546015000 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Jan. 2021 $5.99
49 EASTER EGG DAY TARA KNUDSON 9780310767527 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2020 $9.99
50 CLEVER CUB AND THE EASTER SURPRISE BOB HARTMAN 9780830782543 DAVID C COOK Feb. 2022 $5.99
51 THIS IS EASTER CRYSTAL BOWMAN AND TERI MCKINLEY 9781627077385 OUR DAILY BREAD PUBLISHING Feb. 2018 $6.99
52 THE LEGEND OF THE EASTER ROBIN DANDI DALEY MACKALL 9780310749646 ZONDERKIDZ Jan. 2016 $16.99
53 WHY IS THERE A CROSS? KATHLEEN BOSTROM 9781414367644 TYNDALE HOUSE PUBLISHERS Mar. 2012 $3.99
54 BUNNY FINDS EASTER LAURA SASSI 9780310734192 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2022 $8.99
55 THE FIRST EASTER JESSLYN DEBOER 9780310708421 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2005 $3.99
56 THE VERY FIRST EASTER PAUL L. MAIER 9780758606273 CONCORDIA PUBLISHING HOUSE Jan. 2004 $8.99
57 THE RESURRECTION CYNDA STRONG 9780758618597 CONCORDIA PUBLISHING HOUSE Jan. 2010 $3.49
58 MAKE ROOM: A CHILD'S GUIDE TO LENT AND EASTER LAURA ALARY 9781612616599 PARACLETE PRESS Jan. 2016 $16.99
59 MY EASTER BASKET, Board book MARY MANZ SIMON 9781433689901 B&H PUBLISHING GROUP Feb. 2016 $15.99
60 AN EASTER PRAYER TOUCH AND FEEL AMY PARKER 9781400316892 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Feb. 2019 $9.99
61 EASTER LOVE LETTERS FROM GOD GLENYS NELLIST 9780310760658 ZONDERKIDZ Jan. 2018 $16.99
62 THE EASTER STORY FOR CHILDREN MAX LUCADO 9780310735946 ZONDERKIDZ Jan. 2013 $6.99
63 THE DAY JESUS DIED BRYAN DAVIS 9780570075431 CONCORDIA PUBLISHING HOUSE Jan. 1998 $3.49
64 THE STORY OF EASTER, Board book PATRICIA A. PINGRY 9780824918446 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Jan. 2010 $7.99
65 BUNNY BLESSINGS KIM WASHBURN 9780310762096 ZONDERKIDZ Jan. 2018 $8.99
66 THE STORY OF THE EMPTY TOMB BRYAN DAVIS 9780570075448 CONCORDIA PUBLISHING HOUSE Jan. 1998 $3.49
67 THE QUIET/CRAZY EASTER DAY JILL ROMAN LORD 9781535991940 B&H PUBLISHING GROUP Feb. 2020 $12.99
68 THE GREAT EASTER EGG HUNT MELINDA LEE RATHJEN AND GREG FRITZ 9781546037101 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Jan. 2021 $7.99
69 CELEBRATE EASTER BROADSTREET PUBLISHING GROUP LLC 9781424558384 BROADSTREET PUBLISHING Feb. 2020 $6.99
70 THE EASTER STORY MAKE BELIEVE IDEAS LTD 9781400229819 THOMAS NELSON Feb. 2021 $6.99
71 GOD BLESS OUR EASTER HANNAH HALL 9781400324170 THOMAS NELSON Feb. 2014 $9.99
72 THE STORY OF EASTER PHIL A. SMOUSE 9781641236195 WHITAKER HOUSE Jan. 2021 $5.99
73 THE FIRST EASTER EVER ZONDERVAN 9780310740841 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2015 $2.99
74 FIRST EASTER SUSANA GAY 9780824916855 WORTHYKIDS, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Feb. 2019 $6.99
75 MY HAPPY EASTER BOOK GLORIA A. TRUITT 9780758604576 CONCORDIA PUBLISHING HOUSE Dec. 1969 $3.49

Awards Legend:

Bronze Award Bronze Award (over 100,000 sold)

Gold Award Gold Award (over 500,000 sold)

Platinum Award Platinum Award (1 million sold)

Double Diamond Award Diamond Award (10 million sold)

Christian Book Award® Christian Book Award® winner

Book of the Year Book of the Year winner

Christy Award Christy Award winner

American Christian Fiction Carol Award winner ACFW Carol Award winner


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