Harold and the Purple Crayon…and more great stories to spark the imagination

Collect the entire library of Scholastic Storybook Treasures and read along on screen with your favorite classic children’s stories, brought vividly to life on DVD.

HAROLD AND THE PURPLE CRAYON (Written and Illustrated by Crocket Johnson, Narrated by Norman Rose) 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 (Written and Illustrated by Crocket Johnson) Harold draws a picture for his room. Soon his is bigger than a mountain. Next he is smaller than a bird. How will he ever get home?

HAROLD’S FAIRY TALE (Written and Illustrated by Crocket Johnson) 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 (By Hans Christian Andersen, Illustrated by Bjorn Winblad) An honorable prince disguises himself to get close to a spoiled princess.

3 BONUS STORIES:
TIME OF WONDER (Written and Illustrated by Robert McCloskey, Narrated by Ted Hoskins) Beautiful watercolors and poetic text highlight the sights and sounds of nature on an island in Maine.
THE FOOLISH FROG (By Pete Seeger and Charles Seeger, Illustrated by Miloslav Jagr, Narrated by Pete Seeger) A farmer sees a bullfrog fall in the water and finds inspiration to write a song that gets the whole town dancing.
DRUMMER HOFF (By Barbara Emberley, Illustrated by Ed Emberley) The classic tale of soldiers building a magnificent cannon is told through rhyme, rhythm and stunning illustrations.


Bonus Features

3 BONUS STORIES: TIME OF WONDER (Written and Illustrated by Robert McCloskey, Narrated by Ted Hoskins) Beautiful watercolors and poetic text highlight the sights and sounds of nature on an island in Maine. THE FOOLISH FROG (By Pete Seeger and Charles Seeger, Illustrated by Miloslav Jagr, Narrated by Pete Seeger) A farmer sees a bullfrog fall in the water and finds inspiration to write a song that gets the whole town dancing. DRUMMER HOFF (By Barbara Emberley, Illustrated by Ed Emberley) The classic tale of soldiers building a magnificent cannon is told through rhyme, rhythm and stunning illustrations.


Awards:

Kid's First All-Star (DVD), 2003; The Dove Foundation Family Approved seal

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