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Harold & the Purple Crayon Audiobook

Harold & the Purple Crayon

As Harold draws his way in and out of adventure, children become fascinated by the wondrous magic of the purple crayon
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As Harold draws his way in and out of adventure, children become fascinated by the wondrous magic of the purple crayon.

©1983 Ruth Krauss; (P)1962 Weston Woods

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    T. Tyler 05-15-15
    T. Tyler 05-15-15 Member Since 2013
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    "Great Little Book"

    This book even has pictures on the audio book. I think all children's books should have that option. Highly recommend for preschool age.

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    Jim "The Impatient" Springfield, MO, United States 11-19-15
    Jim "The Impatient" Springfield, MO, United States 11-19-15 Member Since 2015

    I am brutally honest. Popular, love everything they read, reviewers are scared to go neg. and risk their ranking. It's your money!!!

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    "HAROLD NEEDED A MOON"

    A SMALL FOREST WITH ONE TREE IN IT.

    When it comes to showing imagination, I don't think you can outdo a small kid drawing whatever world he wants. I don't know how my grandkids will like it, but I loved it. What a great way to start creative thinking. I will probably play this before doing something creative with my grandkids.

    I gave the performance five stars, but I agree that the music can be a little much. It is not enough to detract from the story though, but better music or no music could have been used.

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    Aniket Gune 08-25-15
    Aniket Gune 08-25-15 Member Since 2013
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    "Wasn't this supposed to be optional?"

    Loved the illustration along with the audio of a children's classic. Yoga Vasistha for children!

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    SMBE74 03-26-15
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    Great story but the background music was such a distraction. My 4 yr old son like the story and kept saying to turn off the noisy music.

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