Puff, the magic dragon
"Beautifully illustrated . . . smartly designed . . . More than 40 years after 'Puff'...was released, this volume . . . brings the land of Honalee to new life."-- The New York Times The timeless children's song . . . in a beautiful, bestselling picture book filled with enchantment. "Puff has appeared to me both childlike and wise, a king but also a willing follower of just about any bright spirit that inspired him. Puff gives his whole heart and soul to one special friend...One day, as you can see at the end of this book, a new and special friend comes to Honalee...In this way Puff and Jackie's friendship continues through new children like you." --Peter YarrowPuff, the Magic Dragon is simply one of the most beloved songs of all time--a classic that's become as much a part of the childhood experience as Mother Goose and fairy tales. Yet singer/songwriter Peter Yarrow and co-composer Lenny Lipton have never allowed a picture book adaptation of this magical tale...until now. With Yarrow's and Lipton's blessing, Puff, Jackie Paper, and the land of Honalee finally live on the page. The exquisite package includes a cloth case with a tipped-in illustration and an embossed jacket with foil touches, as well as an exclusive CD featuring not only Puff , but several other songs performed by Yarrow, his daughter Bethany, and cellist Rufus Cappadocia. This is a publishing event sure to attract broad attention and please Puff's many fans. In richly-hued paintings of the deepest sea blues and greens, Puff and his friend Jackie Paper frolic in the land of Honalee--traveling in a fantastic boat with billowed sails, climbing red castle stairs onto a balcony to meet with noble kings and princes, and watching pirate ships lower their flags for the roaring dragon. Artist Eric Puybaret has brought an entire magical world into being with enthralling landscapes, color, and characters. And everyone will love the way the art cleverly turns the song's end, which at first seemed so sad, into a surprising and joyful moment.
|Grouped Work ID||c475cb53-6fa1-7093-420d-194f0847db91|
|Grouping Title||puff the magic dragon|
|Grouping Author||yarrow peter|
|Last Grouping Update||2020-03-08 23:10:49PM|
|Last Indexed||2020-04-02 01:38:27AM|
Lipton, Lenny, 1940-
Yarrow, Peter, 1938-
|author||Yarrow, Peter, 1938-|
Bethany & Rufus.
Peter, Paul, and Mary (Musical group).
Smith, Ryan.|Recording engineer
Main Library - Kids Non-Fiction
Old Hickory - Kids Non-Fiction
|display_description||The adventures of a boy and his dragon friend are recounted in this classic song from the 1960s.|
|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
Children's songs, English -- United States -- Juvenile sound recordings
Children's songs, English -- United States -- Texts
Children's sound recordings
Dragons -- Songs and music
Dragons. -- Songs and music
Songs, English -- United States
|title_display||Puff, the magic dragon|
Puff The Magic Dragon Peter Yarrow.
Puff, the magic dragon / Peter Yarrow, Lenny Lipton ; with paintings by Eric Puybaret
Puff, the magic dragon / [Peter Yarrow, Lenny Lipton]
|title_short||Puff, the magic dragon|
Children's songs, English