Kenny dreams of a fabulous land where he would like to live always, and in his search for it discovers many things about himself and about growing up. ‘An unusual, imaginative story . . . in which reality blends with make-believe.' 'SLJ.
1956 Children's Spring Book Festival Honor Book (NY Herald Tribune)
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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! 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.
He received the 1964 Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are; the 1970 Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration; the 1983 Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, given by the American Library Association in recognition of his entire body of work; and a 1996 National Medal of Arts in recognition of his contribution to the arts in America. In 2003, he received the first Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, an international prize for children's literature established by the Swedish government.
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Book Description HarperCollins, 2002. Book Condition: very good. Gently used. Expect delivery in 2-3 weeks. Bookseller Inventory # 9780060287894-3
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR007775308
Book Description HarperCollins, 2002. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: This Maurice Sendak treasure has been long out of print, a story of an imaginative young boy and the world outside his window. Illustrations. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0060287896
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Book Description HarperCollins Children's Book Group, New York, NY, U.S.A., 2002. Cloth. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine in Archival Plastic Cover. Sendak, Maurice (illustrator). Reissued Edition. A lovely edition signed on the half-title page by Maurice Sendak. Originally published in 1956, this is the story of a young boy and his wonderful imagination. The illustrations are wonderful. 59 pp., unpaginated. In fine beige cloth with a fine colorful dustjacket in protective plastic cover. Bookseller Inventory # 1401