Author & Illustrator

Crockett Johnson

Biography

Crockett Johnson (1906-1975) was the writer and illustrator of over twenty books for children, including the beloved classic Harold and the Purple Crayon, six subsequent adventures starring Harold, and The Carrot Seed, written by his wife, Ruth Krauss. He was also the creator of the groundbreaking Barnaby, one of the most influential and ingenious comic strips of the twentieth century.

Harold's Treasure Hunt
The Little Fish That Got Away
Harold at the North Pole
Harold and the Purple Crayon
The Carrot Seed
Harold's Fairy Tale
A Picture for Harold's Room
Harold's Circus
Harold's Trip to the Sky

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Book Stats

8
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10
Illustrated
2
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Collaborators

Ruth Krauss
Bernadine Cook

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