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Harold and the Purple Crayon

Harold and the Purple Crayon Cover

Harold and the Purple Crayon

By Crockett Johnson; Crockett Johnson (Illustrator)

HarperFestival, Board Books, 9780062086525, 34pp.

Publication Date: September 29, 2015

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Description

Share this timeless classic with a new generation of readers The handsome retro look and the focus on the power of imagination resonate with today's parents and children, making Harold and the Purple Crayon a welcome gift and a joy to share.

One evening, after thinking it over for some time, Harold decided 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 crayon travel through woods and across seas and past dragons before returning to bed, safe and sound.

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 decades and has lost none of its imagination-sparking wonder.

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