Maurice Sendak 1928-2012

Maurice Sendak 1928 2012 memorial kids illustration books

Maurice Sendak 1928 2012 memorial kids illustration books

Influential children’s book author and illustrator Maurice Sendak, creator of Where the Wild Things Are, has died. You can find his obituary on the New York Times. This is such a sad day and a great loss. Do yourself a favor and watch his interview on the Colbert Report (parts 1 and 2 above), he was a witty, delightful curmudgeon up until his last days.

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