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The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade  

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List Rules Vote up the best kids books that were published between 2010 and 2019.

This list of the best children's books of the 2010s features great reads for children from newborns to tweens. These popular kids' books of 2010s are a mix of picture books, mysteries, and inspirational stories for young men and women. Which 2010s children's books are your favorites?

You may find a few familiar names on this list of 2010s kids' books. Three former first daughters got into the literary game this century. The Bush twins published their autobiographical story on what it is like to be born into the Bush dynasty in the 2017 selection, Sisters First: Stories from Our Wild and Wonderful Life. Additionally, Chelsea Clinton published a book to inspire young readers called, She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World.

From learning how to recite the alphabet to finding out the story of Pinocchio’s life from his point of view, this list of 2010s kids' books has something for every young reader. Be sure to vote up all the best kids books from the first decade of the 21st century.

 

1
The Day the Crayons Came Home is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Drew Daywalt

Published: 2015

2
I Want My Hat Back is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Jon Klassen

Published: 2011

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She Persisted: 13 American Wom... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
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Pete the Cat: I Love My White ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Eric Litwin

Published: 2010

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Wonder is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
R.J. Palacio

Published: 2012

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How to Train Your Dragon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Cressida Cowell

Published: 2010

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Good Night Stories for Rebel G... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Francesca Cavallo

Published: 2016

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Claymates is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Dev Petty

Published: 2017

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Operation Alphabet is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Al MacCuish

Published: 2011

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The Legend of Rock Paper Sciss... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Drew Daywalt

Published: 2017

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There's Going to be a Baby is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
John Burningham

Published: 2014

 

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Pinocchio is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Michael Morpurgo

Published: 2013

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The Pigeon Needs a Bath! is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Mo Willems

Published: 2014

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Where Are the Words? is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Jodi McKay

Published: 2016

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One Crazy Summer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Rita Williams-Garcia

Published: 2010

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Women Who Dared: 52 Stories of... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
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Sisters First is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Jenna Bush Hager, Barbara Bush

Published: 2017

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A Boy and a Bear in a Boat is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Dave Shelton

Published: 2012

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Extra Yarn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Mac Barnett

Published: 2012

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After the Fall (How Humpty Dum... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
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Eating the Rainbow: A Colorful... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Rena D. Grossman

Published: 2011

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A Sick Day for Amos McGee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Philip C. Stead

Published: 2010

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Book! is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Kristine O'Connell George

Published: 2011

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Little Owl's Night is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Divya Srinivasan

Published: 2011

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Maps is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular Children's Books Of The Decade
Aleksandra Mizielinska

Published: 2013