Where the Wild Things Are

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Harper Collins, Nov 9, 1988 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
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In the forty years since Max first cried "Let the wild rumpus start," Maurice Sendak's classic picture book has become one of the most highly acclaimed and best-loved children's books of all time. Now, in celebration of this special anniversary, introduce a new generation to Max's imaginative journey to where the wild things are.

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so special

User Review  - Rebecca E. - Overstock.com

I read this book to my son all his younger years and now reading it to my grandson. We love it and act along with the wild things! And I can recite the entire book by memory. Read full review

A must for every child!

User Review  - navyfixitgirl - Overstock.com

A classic childrens tale that has won many awards over the decades. My sister and I owned this book in the 70s and its so good that they made it into a movie! Read full review

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About the author (1988)

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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