20 Best-Selling Children’s Books of All Time


"The Poky Little Puppy"

The Poky Little Puppy
The Poky Little Puppy
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Author: Jannette Sebring Lowery

Copies Sold: 14.8 million


Before you know who and the Sorcerer's Stone came along, "The Poky Little Puppy", written by Jannette Sebring Lowery and illustrated by Gustaff Tenggren, held the honor of being the best-selling children's book of all time. "The Poky Little Puppy" was one of the original 12 Little Golden Books.