The Crayon Man: The True Story of the Invention of Crayola Crayons

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The Crayon Man: The True Story of the Invention of Crayola Crayons

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Illustrations by Steven Salerno

First Release:

June 2019

ISBN: 9781328866844

What child doesn't love to hold a crayon in their hands? But children didn't always have such magical boxes of crayons. Before Edwin Binney set out to change things, children couldn't really even draw in color. Here 's the true story of an inventor who so loved nature 's vibrant colors that he found a way to bring the outside world to children - in a bright green box for only a nickel!

"How Crayola Crayons Are Made Today. " More information on Edwin Binney. Selected bibliography. Full-color photographs and illustrations done in charcoal crayon, gouache, and digital color.

 
  • ISBN: 9781328866844
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
    Page Count: 40
    Trim Size: 11" x 8 1/2"
    Genre: Nonfic
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