If you need proof that seasons and holidays play a huge role in the type of books purchsed, look no further than the “children’s illustrated” category of this week’s IndieBound Bestsellers. A full half of the books are about rabbits or eggs. So unwrap your Reese’s egg and take a look at this Easter-influenced list:

(Click here to view all of the IndieBound Bestsellers)


Plenty of classics on this list. Good Easter basket fodder, no doubt.

And now, the chapter books:


The rabbit/egg trend going on with the illustrated list is certainly not carrying over to the “children’s interest list”. This category is pretty much keeping with the recent top 10s.

(Top Image: ‘The Shakespeare & Company Bookshop