Where the Wild Things Are

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Harper Collins, Nov 9, 1988 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages

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  - Kyle98 - www.librarything.com

Max goes on an adventure to where the wild things are. He tamed the wild animals because of their scare roars, teeth, and eyes. He became king of wild the wild things until he returned home just in time for supper. Read full review

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User Review  - Jenica_Flores - www.librarything.com

Max gets in trouble with his mother and gets sent to his bedroom for the rest his night. He uses his imagination to go to a land where he is a king and continues with his romp. When he starts to feel home sick he returns home where a hot dinner is waiting for him. 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.