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The wild things : a novel

Author: Dave Eggers; Maurice Sendak; Spike Jonze
Publisher: London : Hamish Hamilton, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During a fight at home, young Max flees and runs away into the woods. He finds a boat there, jumps in, and ends up on the open sea, destination unknown. He lands on the island of the wild things, and soon he becomes their king. But things get complicated when Max realizes that the wild things want as much from him as he wants from them.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dave Eggers; Maurice Sendak; Spike Jonze
ISBN: 9780241144220 0241144221 0241144558 9780241144558
OCLC Number: 428776326
Credits: Adapted from the illustrated book Where the wild things are by Maurice Sendak, and based on the screenplay Where the wild things are co-written by DE and Spike Jonze.
Description: 281 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: by Dave Eggers ; adapted from the illustrated book Where the wild things are by Maurice Sendak ; and based on the screenplay Where the wild things are co-written by DE and Spike Jonze.

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Seven-year-old Max likes to make noise, get dirty, ride his bike without a helmet and howl like a wolf. In any other era, he would be considered a boy. Driven by a series of pressures internal and  Read more...

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