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Harold and the Purple Crayon

Written and illustrated by Crockett Johnson
Published by HarperCollins
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6.08
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Goodreads Rating - 4.3 / 5.0
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Target Age
64
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Picture
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Publisher Summary

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 joyful story shows just how far your imagination can take you. Harold and the Purple Crayon has delighted readers of all ages for over fifty years.

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B is for Bookworm
Human Development Degree, Book-loving aunt
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5.5

This book is a wonderful example of imagination and the joy it brings! Harold can do anything he imagines. I love the simplicity of this book—all it takes is a purple crayon.

The Goodfather
Husband. Father. Children's Book Critic Extraordinaire:)
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7.0
Readerly Mom
Bay Area mother of two, world traveler, book lover, picky reader
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5.75

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0060229357
ISBN 13:
9780060229351
Publication Date:
September 29, 1998