Harold and the Purple Crayon

Hardcover | September 29, 2015

byCrockett JohnsonIllustratorCrockett Johnson

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"One evening, after thinking it over for some time, Harold decided to go for a walk in the moonlight."

Armed only with an oversized purple crayon, young Harold draws himself a landscape full of wonder and excitement.

Full of funny twists and surprises, this joyful story shows just how far your imagination can take you. Harold and the Purple Crayon has delighted readers of all ages since 1955.

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Hand picked by our Panel of Experts the IndigoKids Recommends program offers book suggestions designed to help you find the perfect book easily and confidently. "An ingenious and original picture story in which a small boy out for a walk--happily with crayon in hand--draws himself some wonderful adventures. A little book that will be ...

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Share this timeless classic with a new generation of readers!"One evening, after thinking it over for some time, Harold decided to go for a walk in the moonlight."Armed only with an oversized purple crayon, young Harold draws himself a landscape full of wonder and excitement.Full of funny twists and surprises, this joyful story shows j...

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Essential Picture Book Classics—timeless stories for every child to treasure. "One night, after thinking it over for some time, Harold decided to go for a walk in the moonlight." Armed only with an oversized purple crayon, young Harold draws himself a landscape full of wonder and excitement. Full of funny twists and surprises, this joy...

Crockett Johnson is the much-loved author and illustrator of five books about Harold and The Purple Crayon.He is also the illustrator of The Carrot Seed by Ruth Krauss.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:64 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.44 inPublished:September 29, 2015Publisher:HarperCollins

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060229357

ISBN - 13:9780060229351

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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From Our Editors

Hand picked by our Panel of Experts the IndigoKids Recommends program offers book suggestions designed to help you find the perfect book easily and confidently.

"An ingenious and original picture story in which a small boy out for a walk--happily with crayon in hand--draws himself some wonderful adventures. A little book that will be loved".--The Horn Book. Full-color illustrations.

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What they’re saying now...“One of the world’s most beloved children’s books.” (Horn Book)