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Johnson, Crockett 1906-1975

Overview
Works: 203 works in 899 publications in 16 languages and 31,453 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Adventure stories  Children's films  Animated films  Picture books  Children's television programs  Animated television programs  Board books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist, 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 )
126 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 14 languages and held by 6,105 libraries worldwide
Overview: 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
The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Book )
83 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 5,460 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 )
40 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in English and held by 2,226 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 )
33 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,557 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 )
30 editions published between 1959 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,191 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 )
20 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
Harold travels to the sky with the help of his purple crayon
Will spring be early or will spring be late? by Crockett Johnson( Book )
13 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
So anxious is the groundhog to predict an early spring that he is grossly misled by an artificial flower
Harold's ABC by Crockett Johnson( Book )
23 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 994 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
The happy egg by Ruth Krauss( Book )
18 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 905 libraries worldwide
A bird hatches from its egg and learns to fly
Magic beach by Crockett Johnson( Book )
19 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 885 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
Harold's fairy tale : further adventures with the purple crayon by Crockett Johnson( Book )
30 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 818 libraries worldwide
With his purple crayon Harold draws his way into an enchanted garden troubled by a giant witch
Ellen's lion : twelve stories by Crockett Johnson( Book )
16 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 763 libraries worldwide
Presents twelve episodes in Ellen's relationship with her toy lion
The little fish that got away by Bernadine Cook( Book )
10 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and French and held by 536 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 )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 498 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 )
30 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Harold creates an adventurous moonlight walk with his purple crayon
Barnaby by Crockett Johnson( Book )
24 editions published between 1943 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 358 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
Time for spring by Crockett Johnson( Book )
12 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Spring is due anytime, but the snowman Irene makes during an unseasonable snow storm says it won't arrive while he's around
The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Despite everyone's dire predictions, a little boy has faith in the carrot seed he plants
Willie's adventures, three stories by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )
8 editions published between 1954 and 1985 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Three stories about a young boy and his experiences: Willie's Animal, Willie's Pockets, and Willie's Walk
The adventures of Harold and the purple crayon : four magical stories by Crockett Johnson( Book )
2 editions published between 1955 and 2000 in English and held by 268 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
 
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Alternative Names
Crockett Johnson
Crockett Johnson Amerikaans striptekenaar (1906-1975)
Crockett Johnson auteur et illustrateur de livres pour enfants
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-
ג'ונסון, קרוקט 1906-1975
דזשאנסאן, קרוקט 1906-1975
קרוקט ג'ונסון
קרוקט ג'ונסון אמן אמריקאי
جونسون، كروكيت
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 (466)
Chinese (21)
Spanish (21)
Dutch (10)
French (9)
Hebrew (9)
Italian (8)
German (6)
Swedish (5)
Tamil (3)
Japanese (3)
Korean (2)
Burmese (1)
Russian (1)
Vietnamese (1)
Hmong (1)
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