In the Night Kitchen

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Harper Collins, Jan 18, 1996 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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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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User Review  - Magenta Jones - Goodreads

"In the Night Kitchen" is yet another Caldecott Honor book by Maurice Sendak (author of "Where the Wild Things Are"). However, this book has faced a bit more controversy than his other books. This ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rosa Cline - Goodreads

I'm glad I read this book but won't be reading it again...or at least anytime in the near future. After reading that it was (and still is) "ranked 25th place on the "100 Most Frequently Challenged ... Read full review

About the author (1996)

Maurice Sendak received the Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are. 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.

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