Harold and the Purple Crayon

Book review by Regan McMahon, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 3+

Imagination reigns in timeless classic about drawing boy.

Parents say

age 2+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 2+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 2+

i watched/ read this with my mom when I was a child.

i watched/ read this with my mom when I was a child. This made us really happy, still does.
age 2+

Classic favorite of mine.

I love imagination it offers with it's simple images and creative adventures. I recall as a child getting a roll of paper and making my own "Harold" adventures. My kids like to list of nine of their favorite kinds of pie to contribute to the story line.

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