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The wild things

Author: Dave Eggers; Maurice Sendak; Spike Jonze
Publisher: San Francisco : McSweeney's, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print 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. Based loosely on the storybook by Maurice Sendak and the screenplay co-written  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Bildungsromans
Movie novels
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dave Eggers; Maurice Sendak; Spike Jonze
ISBN: 9781934781616 1934781614 9781934781623 1934781622
OCLC Number: 317926477
Notes: "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 D.E. and Spike Jonze."
Description: 288 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Dave Eggers.

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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. Based loosely on the storybook by Maurice Sendak and the screenplay co-written with Spike Jonze.

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