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From the acclaimed author-artist Maurice Sendak comes a Caldecott Honor-winning tale of a fantastical dream world. This comic fantasy will delight readers of all ages with playful illustrations and an imaginative world only Sendak could create.
In the Night Kitchen is the classic story of Mickey's adventures in the bakers’ kitchen as they prepare our morning cake. "Milk in the batter! Milk in the batter! We bake cake and nothing’s the matter!" the bakers sing.
The bakers in the night kitchen need more milk for their batter, but then Mickey falls into the cake! They decide to put him in the oven anyway, but Mickey has different plans. He escapes in a plane made of bread dough and helps the bakers find the milk at last.
"A celebration of the primal, sensory world of childhood and an affirmation of its imaginative potency," proclaimed Children's Books and Their Creators.
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Possibly the coolest coloring book I've ever seen, this is the complete In the Night Kitchen printed in black-and-white line art so that readers can add their own colors. Unlike many coloring books that contain pages of poorly rendered poster art, this offers beautiful lines to color within and a comic book-like story structure that's interesting enough to reread after it's been colored.From the Back Cover:
1971 Caldecott Honor Book
Notable Children's Books of 1940--1970 (ALA)
Best Books of 1970 (SLJ)
Outstanding Children's Books of 1970 (NYT)
Best Illustrated Children's Books of 1970 (NYT)
Children's Books of 1970 (Library of Congress)
Carey-Thomas Award 1971--Honor Citation
Brooklyn Art Books for Children 1973, 1975
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Book Description HarperCollins, 1970. Soft cover. Condition: New. New Softcover, unpaginated with full color illustrations. There is a remainder mark on bottom of text block. A Banned Book #25 on the American Library Association Top 100 List of Most Challenged, Banned, and Censored Books of 1990-2000. Seller Inventory # 001554
Book Description HarperCollins, 1996. Condition: New. Sendak, Maurice (illustrator). A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in NEW condition. Seller Inventory # 0064434362-2-1
Book Description Harpercollins, 1996. Paperback. Condition: BRAND NEW. Seller Inventory # 0064434362_abe_bn
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Book Description HarperCollins, 1996. Condition: New. Sendak, Maurice (illustrator). book. Seller Inventory # M0064434362
Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # S-0064434362
Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # M-0064434362