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Johnson, Crockett 1906-1975

Overview
Works: 162 works in 696 publications in 15 languages and 30,528 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Animated television programs  Motion pictures  Children's television programs  Adventure stories  Children's films  Television adaptations  Drama  Action and adventure television programs 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Originator
Classifications: PZ7.K875, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Crockett Johnson
Publications by Crockett Johnson
Publications by Crockett Johnson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Crockett Johnson
Harold and the purple crayon by Crockett Johnson( Book )
90 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 5,730 libraries worldwide
Harold goes for an adventurous walk in the moonlight with his purple crayon
The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Book )
66 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 5,365 libraries worldwide
Despite everyone's dire predictions, a little boy has faith in the carrot seed he plants
A picture for Harold's room : a purple crayon adventure by Crockett Johnson( Book )
39 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,287 libraries worldwide
Stepping into the picture he has drawn with his purple crayon, Harold continues drawing his way through various adventures
Harold at the North Pole : a Christmas journey with the purple crayon by Crockett Johnson( Book )
21 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,503 libraries worldwide
With the aid of his purple crayon, Harold goes to the North Pole to get Santa ready for his journey
Harold's circus : an astounding, colossal purple crayon event by Crockett Johnson( Book )
27 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,199 libraries worldwide
Harold goes for an adventurous walk on a tightrope and through a circus with his purple crayon
Harold's trip to the sky by Crockett Johnson( Book )
17 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
Harold travels to the sky with the help of his purple crayon
Harold's ABC by Crockett Johnson( Book )
20 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 961 libraries worldwide
Harold takes a trip to the moon and comes home again simply by drawing his way through the letters of the alphabet with a purple crayon
Will spring be early or will spring be late? by Crockett Johnson( Book )
11 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 939 libraries worldwide
So anxious is the groundhog to predict an early spring that he is grossly misled by an artificial flower
The happy egg by Ruth Krauss( Book )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 859 libraries worldwide
A bird hatches from its egg and learns to fly
Harold's fairy tale : further adventures with the purple crayon by Crockett Johnson( Book )
27 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 826 libraries worldwide
With the purple crayon Harold draws his way into an enchanted garden troubled by a giant witch
Magic beach by Crockett Johnson( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 694 libraries worldwide
Two children find themselves in a story when they write words in the sand on the beach, and whatever they have written appears when the waves wash the words away
The little fish that got away by Bernadine Cook( Book )
13 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 568 libraries worldwide
A little boy went fishing and caught a great, great big fish, a great big fish, and a big fish, but he did not catch the little fish
Harold and the purple crayon and more great stories to spark the imagination ( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 552 libraries worldwide
Harold wants to take a walk in the moonlight so he draws a moon with his purple crayon. Plus 6 more stories: A Picture for Harold's Room; Harold's Fairy Tale; The Swineherd; Time of Wonder; The Foolish Frog; and Drummer Hoff
Ellen's lion : twelve stories by Crockett Johnson( Book )
10 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
Presents twelve episodes in Ellen's relationship with her toy lion
Barnaby by Crockett Johnson( Book )
24 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 396 libraries worldwide
A collection of comic strips put into a book about Barnaby who wanted a fairy godmother, and wished on a star. What he got was a fairy godfather, with pink wings and a paunch, named Mr. O'Malley
Harold and the purple crayon by Crockett Johnson( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 388 libraries worldwide
Harold goes for an adventurous walk in the moonlight with his purple crayon
The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
A little boy planted a carrot seed. His mother says, "I'm afraid it won't come up." His father and his big brother agree. At first, it seems they're right. But the little boy knows better. So, every day, he pulls up weeds and waters the ground until, one day, just as the little boy knew it would, something very special happens. This is a story with a very special message
Willie's adventures, three stories by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
8 editions published between 1954 and 1985 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Three stories about a young boy and his experiences
The adventures of Harold and the purple crayon : four magical stories by Crockett Johnson( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
With his purple crayon, Harold goes for an adventurous walk in the moonlight, draws his way into an enchanted garden troubled by a giant witch, rockets to the sky, and tries all the acts in a circus
Mickey's magnet by Franklyn M Branley( Book )
5 editions published between 1956 and 1986 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
After Mickey spills a box of his mother's pins, his father shows him how to use a magnet to pick them up, and Mickey learns all about magnets
 
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Alternative Names
Crockett Johnson
Crockett Johnson Amerikaans striptekenaar (1906-1975)
Crockett Johnson auteur et illustrateur de livres pour enfants
Crockett Johnson writer
G’ohnson, Kroket, 1906-1975
G’onson, Kroket, 1906-1975
G'ohnson, Ḳroḳeṭ 1906-1975
G'onson, Ḳroḳet 1906-1975
Ǧônsôn, Qrôqeṭ 1906-1975
Johnson, C.
Johnson, Crockett.
Johonson Leisk, David 1906-1975
Jonson, Kuroketto 1906-1975
Leisk, David Johnson
Leisk, David Johnson 1906-
Leisk David Johnson 1906-1975
ג׳ונסון, קרוקט
ג׳ונסון, קרוקט 1906-
דזשאנסאן, קרוקט, 1906-1975
קרוקט ג'ונסון
존슨 라이스크, 데이비드 1906-1975
존슨, 크로켓 1906-1975
ジョンソン, クロケット
克拉格特.强森
克拉格特.强森 1906-1975
Languages
English (360)
Chinese (28)
Spanish (21)
Hebrew (13)
Japanese (11)
Dutch (9)
French (5)
Swedish (5)
Italian (5)
German (3)
Korean (3)
Burmese (1)
Hmong (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Russian (1)
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