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  - LeslieMuir - LibraryThing

In The Night Kitchen is all about a boy who dreams that he falls through his floor and into the Night Kitchen where some bakers mistake him with milk and try to bake him into the next day's cake. He ... Read full review

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User Review  - CMcNeely - LibraryThing

This story was very abstract and is not one I would likely use in a classroom. I was confused by the theme and abstract thinking and found the pictures to be graphic in showing Mickey with no clothes ... Read full review

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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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