UK Top 10 Children's books UK Top 10 Children's books

Direct from general trade sales this is the Official UK Children's Top 10 best-selling books for the week ending Friday 22nd June 2018.

The World's Worst Children 3 Fiendishly Funny New Short Stories for Fans of David Walliams Books
David Walliams
From the phenomenal number-one bestseller David Walliams comes another collection of more hilariously horrible children! Illustrated in glorious and gruesome colour by artist genius, Tony Ross, these stories will appal and delight young readers.Just when you thought it was...
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Format: Hardback | Released 29/05/2018
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Birthday Boy
David Baddiel

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Format: Paperback | Released 17/05/2018
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The Midnight Gang
David Walliams

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Format: Paperback | Released 30/07/2018
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Tom Gates: Biscuits, Bands and Very Big Plans
Liz Pichon
The bestselling fully-illustrated Tom Gates series is back with a new book! This book is VERY important because it contains BISCUITS, BANDS and all my (doodled) plans to make DogZombies the BEST band in the world. MY VERY BIG PLAN:...
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Format: Hardback | Released 03/05/2018
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The Storm Keeper's Island
Catherine Doyle
July 2018 Debut of the Month | A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month July 2018 Swept along by the wind and sea and suffused with magic and mystery this is an ebullient adventure story that compels its readers to...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/07/2018
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The World of David Walliams Book of Stuff Fun, Facts and Everything You Never Wanted to Know
David Walliams

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Format: Paperback | Released 14/06/2018
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Wonder
R. J. Palacio
Winner of the 'Best of the Best' children's category at the Independent Bookshop Week Awards 2016. Winner of the Waterstones Children's Book Award Best Fiction for 5-12s 2013 and Shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2013 January 2013...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/01/2013
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One of Us is Lying
Karen McManus
In a Nutshell: Hyper-tense high school whodunit * Everyone has secrets… Five teens in detention are hit by a storm when one of them of dies. Outsider Simon, creator of the notorious Bayview High gossip app, wryly remarks that they're...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/06/2017
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Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone
J.K. Rowling
This is where the adventure begins, as Harry Potter discovers that he is no ordinary boy but a wizard of great reknown, as well as expected at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Moreover, at Hogwarts, he encounters "He Who...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/01/2007
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The World's Worst Children
David Walliams
Julia Eccleshare's Book of the Month June 2016 Ten wickedly funny and wonderfully surreal stories of truly terrible children show best-selling David Walliams's amazing gift for spinning entertaining stories. Contained in a handsome edition and illustrated in colour throughout by...
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Format: Hardback | Released 19/05/2016
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We know you love our recommendations - but sometimes you also want to see what the general British book Buyer is reading. So, we have created this category to show you the current Top 10 best selling books in the general book trade in the UK. All great books to read as demonstrated by their 'top books' status.

The data comes from, and is copyrighted to Nielsen BookScan.

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This category of top books will be updated weekly (normally on a Wednesday) when the previous weeks figures have been published.


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