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|Material Type:||Fiction, Juvenile audience|
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|ISBN:||0060254939 9780060254933 9780758700285 0758700288 9780060254926 0060254920 9780064430555 0064430553 0370007727 9780370007724 0099408392 9780099408390 9780064431781 0064431789|
|Awards:||Caldecott Medal, 1964.|
|Description:|| p. col. illus. 25 x 26 cm.|
|Responsibility:||Story and pictures by Maurice Sendak.|
"The key to Sendak's success and to the continuing hipness of his book, is that it's hero is not a good child ... the book is, in fact, extraordinarily childcentric, a book written for and about
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Great book for kids
I loved this book, but my son is a little young for it. He is scared by the monsters with their very big teeth and very big claws. Be careful, because this is one that can cause nightmares. It works well once kids approach 5 years old.
Of course, it's a classic, and...
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This book is a classic the adventure of Max and the land of the wild things will live in my heart I read it when I was little and read it to my children today.
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