Christian Juvenile Bestsellers, April 2012

Christian Juvenile Bestsellers, April 2012
Compiled and distributed by ECPA
List represents titles with a BISAC code of JUV and JNF.
Title Author ISBN Publisher Pub
1 The Beginner's Bible Kelly Pulley 9780310709626 Zondervan Feb. 2005 $16.99
2 Heaven Is for Real for Kids Todd Burpo 9781400318704 Thomas Nelson Publishers Nov. 2011 $14.99
3 The Action Bible Sergio Cariello 9780781444996 David C Cook Sep. 2010 $24.99
4 Jesus Calling, 365 Devotions for Kids Sarah Young 9781400316342 Thomas Nelson Publishers Oct. 2010 $14.99
5 Through My Eyes, Young Readers Edition Tim Tebow 9780310723455 Zondervan Dec. 2011 $16.99
6 The Jesus Storybook Bible Sally Lloyd-Jones 9780310708254 Zondervan Feb. 2007 $16.99
7 God's Little Princess, ICB Devotional Bible Sheila Walsh 9781400308798 Thomas Nelson Publishers Oct. 2006 $16.99
8 The Story for Children Max Lucado, Randy Frazee 9780310719755 Zondervan Jun. 2011 $19.99
9 The Jesus Storybook Bible, Deluxe Edition Sally Lloyd-Jones 9780310718789 Zondervan Sep. 2009 $24.99
10 NIrV Read with Me Bible Dennis Jones 9780310920083 Zondervan Feb. 2000 $16.99
11 Sweetest Story Bible Diane Stortz 9780310716730 Zondervan Jan. 2010 $14.99
12 The Donkey That No One Could Ride Anthony DeStefano 9780736948517 Harvest House Publishers Feb. 2012 $15.99
13 The Toddler's Bible V. Gilbert Beers 9780781405799 David C Cook Feb. 2012 $16.99
14 The Berenstain Bears Follow God's Word Jan Berenstain, Mike Berenstain 9780310725916 Zondervan Feb. 2011 $10.99
15 God's Story for Me Cheryl Nobens 9780830748129 Gospel Light Jun. 2009 $16.99
16 Armed and Dangerous Ken Abraham 9781557482419 Barbour Publishing Jan. 1991 $5.99
17 Gifted Hands Gregg Lewis, Deborah Shaw Lewis 9780310719038 Zondervan Dec. 2009 $5.99
18 A Child's First Bible Kenneth Taylor 9780842331746 Tyndale House Publishers Sep. 2000 $12.99
19 Tiny Bear's Bible, Girl Sally Lloyd-Jones, Igor Oleynikov 9780310718185 Zondervan Feb. 2009 $15.99
20 Soul Surfer Devotions Bethany Hamilton 9781400317233 Thomas Nelson Publishers Apr. 2011 $14.99

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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