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Sendak, Maurice

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Where the wild things are by Maurice Sendak ( Book )
163 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 9,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A naughty little boy, sent to bed without his supper, sails to the land of the wild things where he becomes their king
Little bear by Else Holmelund Minarik ( Book )
60 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow along on many of Little Bear's adventures in stories such as "Little Bear goes to the moon," "Little Bear and Emily" and others
In the night kitchen by Maurice Sendak ( Book )
61 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 4,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little boy's dream-fantasy in which he helps three fat bakers get milk for their cake batter
Little Bear's visit by Else Holmelund Minarik ( Book )
39 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little Bear enjoys a visit with his grandparents
A kiss for Little Bear by Else Holmelund Minarik ( Book )
33 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and held by 3,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little Bear's thank-you kiss from grandmother gets passed on to him by many animals and greatly aids the skunks' romance
Chicken soup with rice; a book of months by Maurice Sendak ( Book )
56 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A trip through the months with chicken soup and rice!
Father Bear comes home by Else Holmelund Minarik ( Book )
67 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the adventures of Little Bear in which he goes fishing, has the hiccups, looks for a mermaid, and welcomes Father Bear home from the sea
Outside over there by Maurice Sendak ( Book )
26 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With Papa off to sea and Mama despondent, Ida must go outside over there to rescue her baby sister from goblins who steal her to be a goblin's bride
Little Bear's friend by Else Holmelund Minarik ( Book )
34 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little Bear meets Emily, a human girl, and her doll. Once again Little Bear proves himself to be as wistful and tender a little creature as exists in the child's library
Mr. Rabbit and the lovely present by Charlotte Zolotow ( Book )
39 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and held by 3,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Rabbit helps a little girl find a colorful present for her mother's birthday
Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle's farm by Betty Bard MacDonald ( Book )
17 editions published between 1954 and 1995 in English and held by 2,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle is back with special cures for the not truthful, the pet forgetter, the fraidy-cat, the destructive child, and the child who continually says, "I can't find it."
Nutcracker by E. T. A Hoffmann ( Book )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 2,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little girl receives an enchanted nutcracker from her godfather and after many adventures, the nutcracker becomes a handsome prince
The house of sixty fathers by Meindert De Jong ( Book )
22 editions published between 1954 and 1988 in English and held by 2,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alone in a sampan with his pig and three ducklings, a little Chinese boy is whirled down a raging river, back to the town from which he and his parents had escaped the invading Japanese, and spends long and frightening days regaining his family and new home
Where the wild things are by Maurice Sendak ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Max has an active imagination, who will throw a fit if others don't go along with what he wants. Following an incident with his sister Claire and her friends, Max throws a tantrum when his mother pays more attention to her boyfriend than to him - runs away from home. Wearing his wolf costume at the time, Max not only runs away physically, but runs toward a world in his imagination. This world, an ocean away, is inhabited by large wild beasts, including Carol who has the same temperament as Max. Instead of eating Max like they normally would with creatures of his type, the wild things befriend Max after he proclaims himself a king who can magically solve all their problems
Dear Mili : an old tale by Wilhelm Grimm ( Book )
25 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In order to save her daughter from a terrible war, the mother sends her into the forest telling her to return in three days. She meets St. Joseph who cares for her for three days, which in reality is thirty years
Higglety pigglety pop!, or, There must be more to life by Maurice Sendak ( Book )
23 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in English and held by 2,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bored with her luxurious life, Jennie goes out into the world to look for "something more than everything". She learns that the World Mother Goose Theatre needs a leading lady and eventually finds herself the star of the show
No fighting, no biting! by Else Holmelund Minarik ( Book )
22 editions published between 1958 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 2,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sometimes Rosa and Willy behave like the two little alligators in the stories Cousin Joan tells them
The animal family by Randall Jarrell ( Book )
35 editions published between 1965 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 2,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mermaid, a hunter, a bear and a lynx all live together. One day the bear and lynx find a boy in a rowboat on the beach and bring him home too
Zlateh the goat, and other stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer ( Book )
20 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in English and held by 2,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stories about the inhabitants of the village of Chelm
A hole is to dig : a first book of first definitions by Ruth Krauss ( Book )
21 editions published between 1952 and 1992 in English and held by 2,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A book for young children that explains and illustrates simple and easily understood definitions such as a hole is to dig, hands are to hold, and arms are to hug
 
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Alternative Names
Maurice Bernard Sendak
Sendak, M.
Sendak-Manz-Udry, ... 1928-2012
Sendak, Maurice Bernard.
Sendak, Maurice Bernard 1928-2012
Sendak, Maurice Bernard 1928-2012 Wirklicher Name
Sendaḳ, Moris
Sendak, Moris 1928-2012
Sendakku, Mōrisu, 1928-2012
Sīndāk, Mūrīs, 1928-2012
センダーク, モーリス
センダック, M.
センダック, モーリス
モ-りス.センダック
モ-リス.センダック
Languages
English (825)
Spanish (24)
German (9)
Dutch (7)
Italian (6)
Chinese (5)
Japanese (5)
French (4)
Danish (3)
Swedish (2)
Afrikaans (2)
Hebrew (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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