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Where the Wild Things Are (Hardcover)

By Maurice Sendak, Maurice Sendak (Illustrator)
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"Let the wild rumpus start! No more really needs to be said of what is,
arguably, the most beloved picture book of all time."

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— Meghan G.

"As a kid it appealed to my anarchist side — the idea that you could lose control and get in touch with your animal nature."

— Shappy

Description


Fiftieth Anniversary Edition

Where the Wild Things Are

Winner of the 1964 Caldecott Medal for the Most Distinguished Picture Book of the Year

The original pictures have never before been as faithfully reproduced as they are in this new edition. Maurice Sendak enthusiastically approved this remastered rendition of his art.

About the Author


Maurice Sendak (1928-2012) was the author and illustrator of such classic children's books as "Where the Wild Things Are" and "In the Night Kitchen". Widely considered one of the most innovative creators of children's literature, he received honors including the Caldecott Medal, the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, and the National Medal of Arts. Sendak was born in Brooklyn in 1928 and died in Connecticut in 2012.

Maurice Sendak (1928-2012) was the author and illustrator of such classic children's books as "Where the Wild Things Are" and "In the Night Kitchen". Widely considered one of the most innovative creators of children's literature, he received honors including the Caldecott Medal, the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, and the National Medal of Arts. Sendak was born in Brooklyn in 1928 and died in Connecticut in 2012.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780060254926
ISBN-10: 0060254920
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication Date: December 26th, 2012
Pages: 48
Language: English