Harold and the Purple Crayon

byCrockett JohnsonIllustratorCrockett Johnson

September 29, 2015|
Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson
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From beloved children’s book creator Crockett Johnson comes the timeless classic Harold and the Purple Crayon! This imagination-sparking picture book belongs on every child's bookshelf.

One evening Harold decides to go for a walk in the moonlight. Armed only with an oversize purple crayon, young Harold draws himself a landscape full of wonder and excitement.

Harold and his trusty crayon travel through woods and across seas and past dragons before returning to bed, safe and sound. Full of funny twists and surprises, this charming story shows just how far your imagination can take you.

“A satisfying artistic triumph.” —Chris Van Allsburg, author-illustrator of The Polar Express

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Crockett Johnson first came to national prominence as the author and illustrator of the popular comic stripBarnaby. Along with illustrating Ruth Krauss''sThe Carrot SeedandThe Happy Egg, Crockett Johnson also createdHarold and the Purple Crayonas well as six other adventures about the little boy and his magical crayon.
Title:Harold and the Purple Crayon
Product dimensions:64 pages, 7.5 X 6 X 1 in
Shipping dimensions:64 pages, 7.5 X 6 X 1 in
Published:September 29, 2015
Appropriate for ages:6 - 8
ISBN - 13:9780064430227

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