A huge talking bird, a friendly giant, and other fantastic creatures help David find his missing grandfather and discover the lessons every Jewish boy should know.
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Philip Sendak was Maurice Sendak's father. This was their only collaboration.
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.Language Notes:
Text: English, Yiddish (translation)
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Book Description Harper and Row, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060254629
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Book Description Harper, NY, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. Sendak, Maurice (illustrator). 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. This is a New and Unread copy of the first edition (1st printing). In a mylar jacket cover. Translated from the Yiddish by Seymour Barofsky. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 041097