*FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. or There Must Be More to Life, In the Night Kitchen, Outside Over There, We Are All in the Dumps with Jack and Guy, and Bumble-Ardy. Illustrated boards, olive green cloth spine. Five images of this book are shown below. It has remained one of the most popular children’s books and has been described as a “watershed, ushering in the modern age of pictures books”. Where The Wild Things Are | Sendak, Maurice | ISBN: 9780099408390 | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. This is what I like about the story: You just have to believe in yourself. This item: Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak Library Binding £13.83. Where The Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak . In addition to Where the Wild Things Are, Maurice Sendak's books include Kenny's Window, Very Far Away, The Sign on Rosie's Door, Nutshell Library (consisting of Chicken Soup with Rice, Alligators All Around, One Was Johnny, and Pierre), Higglety Pigglety Pop! Maurice Sendak provides rare insight into his work and inspiration for "Where the Wild Things Are" It appears that your computer does not have the Flash Player required to view NOW videos. Light shelf wear to edges of boards. Related Searches. By Maurice Sendak. Price: $1,750.00 . In his lifetime, he illustrated over 80 books, and received many awards, including the 1964 Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are. School Library Journal . Admired for his award-winning illustrations and beloved for his imaginative storytelling, Maurice Sendak is an American children's book legend. Oblong quarto, [38pp]. He has also received the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, the National Medal of Arts, and the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. Buy Where The Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak from Waterstones today! Where the Wild Things Are [First Edition / Second Issue Dust Jacket] A modern morality tale, Sendak's story sees little Max reject his parental home for a world where he can become "king of all wild things". Where the Wild Things Are von Sendak, Maurice und eine große Auswahl ähnlicher Bücher, Kunst und Sammlerstücke erhältlich auf AbeBooks.de. Where The Wild Things Are: A Maurice Sendak Course. June 10 marks the would-be 86th birthday of the late, beloved children's book author and illustrator Maurice Sendak. "Where the Wild Things Are" by Maurice Sendak has become a classic. Maurice Sendak’s Where the Wild Things Are was published in 1963 and since then, remains a cornerstone of children’s literature. This iconic story has inspired a movie, an opera, and the imagination of generations. In stock. Synopsis. When Max dresses in his wolf suit and causes havoc in the house, his mother sends him to bed. On title page, contains Library of Congress number 63-21253. When Maurice Sendak published Where the Wild Things Are back in 1963, no one quite knew what to make of it; educators, parents, and even kids simply didn't know how to deal with a book that rewarded deliberate disobedience. Maurice Sendak was born in Brooklyn, New York. Maurice Sendak's 85th Birthday. … Details. Sent from and sold by Amazon. Inscribed early printing of the Caldecott Award winner, inscribed by Sendak with a wonderful 4.5'' pen drawing of a wild thing, dated 1975. Sent from and sold by Amazon. Order it now. Where the Wild Things Are [First Edition / Second Issue Dust Jacket] [Maurice Sendak, Maurice Sendak] on Amazon.com. The Very Hungry Caterpillar [Board Book] by Eric Carle Board book £5.00. It is: Where the Wild Things Are, Written and Illustrated by Maurice Sendak, Published by Harper & Row, circa 1970. He began by illustrating other authors' books for children, but the first book that he both wrote and illustrated was Kenny's Window, published in 1956. Winner of the 1964 Caldecott Medal as the "Most Distinguished Picture Book of the Year," it was first published by HarperCollins in 1963. First edition of Where The Wild Things Are, signed by Maurice Sendak, in first state dust jacket. Max is sent to bed without supper and imagines sailing away to the land of "Wild Things, "where he is made king. A must for every child's bookshelf. A must for every child's bookshelf. Only 7 left in stock. Customer Reviews. Hardcover (Library ... K-Gr 2 Sendak's award-winning book has been translated for Spanish-speaking children, who will enjoy Max's dream of ruling the wild things, sharing their rumpus and, finally, returning home to where someone loves him. This course is about Maurice Sendak life and work as well as the use of his books for promoting creativity, teaching important life lessons; and introducing fantasy and fairy-tales in the early childhood setting. by Maurice Sendak | Editorial Reviews. Maurice Sendak received the Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are. Fine. Introduce a new generation to Max's imaginative journey with this special anniversary edition. Maurice Sendak's Caldecott Medal-winning picture book has become one of the most highly acclaimed and best-loved children's books of all time. 1963. My baby just love the Monsters and Max's wolf suit. book by jeff gottesfeld. Suffice it to say that Maurice Sendak changed children's literature forever. In stock on October 14, 2020. FREE Delivery in the UK. Maurice Sendak, the children's book author and illustrator who saw the sometimes-dark side of childhood in books like "Where the Wild Things Are" and "In … Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £25. Where the Wild Things Are is fifty years old! “And now,” cried Max, “let the wild rumpus start!” ” — Maurice Sendak, Where the Wild Things Are Maurice Sendak's Caldecott Medal-winning picture book has become one of the most highly acclaimed and best-loved children's books of all time. Housed in custom cloth clamshell, title on spine on red morocco label. When Sendak wrote the book, the theme of dealing with dark emotions was rare in children's literature, especially in picture book format. library book. You just have to go and start your own adventure. 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