Ceora Brown LIBR 262A

Materials for Children 0-4

7) Harold’s Trip to the Sky by Crocket Johnson

Johnson, Crockett. (1985). Harold’s Trip to the Sky. New York: Harper Collins. 64 pages. ISBN: 978-0064430258.

Harold’s Trip to the Sky is the third picture book in the Harold and the Purple Crayon series. In this paperback edition, Harold uses his purple crayon to imagine the world around him, this time taking a trip into the sky. The illustrations are integral to the text; whatever Harold draws becomes his own advenutre. This comic-book-style picture book is a challenging read for ages 3 and up. Author-illustrator website can be found at

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