Where the Wild Things Are

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Harper Collins, Nov 9, 1988 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
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Max is sent to bed without supper and imagines sailing away to the land of Wild Things,where he is made king.


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User Review  - little_manb - LibraryThing

Summary: It a story about a little boy named Max. After Max's mother sends him to bed without dinner, Max falls asleep and his room immediately transforms into a moonlit forrest surrounded by a vast ... Read full review

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User Review  - heidi.donner - LibraryThing

I enjoyed this book because it is relatable to children; They are adventurous and imaginative. The pictures show Maxs' imagination at work while he is leading a group of monsters. I think K-3 would love this book. 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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