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Harold and the Purple Crayon

by Crockett Johnson  |  Grades: K-3  |  Lexile 490  |  Reading Level 3.0

One evening Harold decides 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 trusty crayon travel through woods and across seas and past dragons before returning to bed, safe and sound. Full of funny twists and surprises, this charming story shows just how far your imagination can take you.

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