WorldCat Identities

Johnson, Crockett 1906-1975

Overview
Works: 182 works in 738 publications in 15 languages and 30,887 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Children's television programs  Animated television programs  Children's films  Board books  Drama  Film adaptations  Animated films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Originator
Classifications: PZ7.K875, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Crockett Johnson
Harold and the purple crayon by Crockett Johnson( Book )

79 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 5,739 WorldCat member 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 )

75 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 5,502 WorldCat member 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 )

41 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,251 WorldCat member 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 )

23 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,503 WorldCat member 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 )

29 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,203 WorldCat member 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 1,049 WorldCat member 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 )

12 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 985 WorldCat member 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 )

19 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 918 WorldCat member 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 )

15 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 903 WorldCat member 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 )

29 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his purple crayon Harold draws his way into an enchanted garden troubled by a giant witch
Magic beach by Crockett Johnson( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 750 WorldCat member 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
Ellen's lion : twelve stories by Crockett Johnson( Book )

14 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents twelve episodes in Ellen's relationship with her toy lion
The little fish that got away by Bernadine Cook( Book )

12 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 552 WorldCat member 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
Barnaby. 1942-1943 by Crockett Johnson( Book )

25 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold and the Purple Crayon cartoonist Crockett Johnson's Barnaby revolves around a precocious five-year-old named Barnaby Baxter and his fairly godfather Jackeen J. O'Malley. Yet O'Malley, a cigar-chomping, bumbling con-artist and fast-talker, is not your typical protector. His grasp of magic is usually specious at best, limited to occasional flashes, often aided and abetted by his fellow members in The Elves, Leprechauns, Gnomes, and Little Men's Chowder & Marching Society
Harold and the purple crayon : and more great stories to spark the imagination( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold and the purple crayon: Harold wants to take a walk in the moonlight so he draws a moon with his purple crayon. Now he is on a fantastic voyage! A picture for Harold's room: Harold draws a picture for his room. Soon he is bigger than a mountain. Next he is smaller than a bird. How will ge ever get home? Harold's fairy tale: With his purple crayon, Harold takes a trip through an enchanted garden where he meets a king, an invisible giant witch, and a magical fairy. The swineherd: An honorable prince disguises himself to get close to a spoiled princess. Time of wonder: Beautiful watercolors and poetic text highlight the sights and sounds of nature on an island in Maine. The foolish frog: A farmer sees a bullfrog fall in the water and finds inspiration to write a song that gets the whole town singing and dancing. Drummer Hoff: The classic tale of soldiers building a magnificent cannon is told through rhyme, rhythm and stunning illustrations
Harold and the purple crayon by Crockett Johnson( Recording )

23 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold goes for an adventurous walk in the moonlight with his purple crayon
The carrot seed by Ruth Krauss( Recording )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite everyone's dire predictions, a little boy has faith in the carrot seed he plants
Time for spring by Crockett Johnson( Book )

11 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member 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
Willie's adventures, three stories by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

8 editions published between 1954 and 1985 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member 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 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member 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

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

קרוקט ג'ונסון אמן אמריקאי

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

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The carrot seedA picture for Harold's room : a purple crayon adventureHarold at the North Pole : a Christmas journey with the purple crayonHarold's circus : an astounding, colossal purple crayon eventHarold's trip to the skyHarold's ABCThe happy eggHarold's fairy tale : further adventures with the purple crayon