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Johnson, Crockett 1906-1975

Overview
Works: 172 works in 679 publications in 15 languages and 29,580 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Film adaptations  Pictorial works  Board books  Fantasy fiction  Picture books  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Originator
Classifications: PZ7.J63162, [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
The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Book )
50 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 5,224 libraries worldwide
Despite everyone's dire predictions, a little boy has faith in the carrot seed he plants
Harold and the purple crayon by Crockett Johnson( Book )
86 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 4,917 libraries worldwide
Harold goes for an adventurous walk in the moonlight with his purple crayon
A picture for Harold's room; a purple crayon adventure by Crockett Johnson( Book )
37 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,281 libraries worldwide
Harold needs a picture for his bedroom wall. With one purple crayon he creates a whole world of moonlight and mountains, ocean liners and fast-flying jets. But then he notices he has gotten very small-smaller even than the daisy he has just drawn
Harold at the North Pole : a Christmas journey with the purple crayon by Crockett Johnson( Book )
25 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,429 libraries worldwide
With the aid of his purple crayon, Harold goes to the North Pole to find a Christmas tree and get Santa ready for his journey
Harold's circus : an astounding, colossal purple crayon event by Crockett Johnson( Book )
28 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,202 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 1,043 libraries worldwide
Harold travels to the sky with the help of his purple crayon
Harold's ABC by Crockett Johnson( Book )
17 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 853 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
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 827 libraries worldwide
With his purple crayon Harold draws his way into an enchanted garden troubled by a giant witch
Will spring be early or will spring be late? by Crockett Johnson( Book )
8 editions published between 1959 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 815 libraries worldwide
So anxious is the groundhog to predict an early spring that he is grossly misled by an artificial flower
Magic beach by Crockett Johnson( Book )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 792 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 happy egg by Ruth Krauss( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and held by 749 libraries worldwide
A bird hatches from its egg and learns to fly
Ellen's lion : twelve stories by Crockett Johnson( Book )
10 editions published between 1959 and 2003 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Presents twelve episodes in Ellen's relationship with her toy lion
Harold y el lápiz color morado by Crockett Johnson( Book )
6 editions published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Harold provides himself with many adventures with his purple crayon
The little fish that got away by Bernadine Cook( Book )
11 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 561 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 )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 482 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
Harold and the purple crayon by Crockett Johnson( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 359 libraries worldwide
Harold goes for an adventurous walk in the moonlight with his purple crayon
Barnaby by Crockett Johnson( Book )
22 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 346 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
The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1945 and 1990 in English and held by 331 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 )
7 editions published between 1954 and 1985 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Three stories about a young boy and his experiences
Mickey's magnet by Franklyn Mansfield Branley( Book )
5 editions published between 1956 and 1986 in English and held by 280 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
G'ohnson, Ḳroḳeṭ 1906-1975
G'onson, Ḳroḳet 1906-1975
Ǧônsôn, Qrôqeṭ 1906-1975
Johnson, C.
Johnson, Crockett.
Jonson, Kuroketto 1906-1975
Leisk, David Johnson
Leisk, David Johnson 1906-
Leisk David Johnson 1906-1975
ג׳ונסון, קרוקט
ג׳ונסון, קרוקט 1906-
ジョンソン, クロケット
克拉格特.强森 1906-1975
Languages
English (321)
Chinese (23)
Spanish (18)
French (11)
Hebrew (11)
German (6)
Japanese (6)
Italian (6)
Swedish (5)
Dutch (4)
Korean (3)
Burmese (1)
Hmong (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Russian (1)
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