Do you remember reading the book Where the Wild Things Are?
Maurice Sendak, author and illustrator, died on May 8, 2012, in Danbury, CT, at the age of 83.
Maurice Sendak received the Caldecott Medal in 1964 as the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
Read more about the man and his work in the following New York Times article.
In September 2011, Bumble-Ardy, written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak, was published. A posthumous book, My Brother’s Book, is scheduled to be published in February 2013.
The Durham Tech main campus library has books written/illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
PZ 7 .S47 In 1995 In the Night Kitchen
PZ 8.3 .S4684 We 1993x We Are All in the Dumps with Jack and Guy : two nursery rhymes with pictures
PZ 7 .D3675 Wg 1972 The Wheel on the School
PZ 8 .S3294 Wh 1963 Where the Wild Things Are