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In addition to Where the Wild Things Are, Maurice Sendak's books include Kenny's Window, Very Far Away, The Sign on Rosie's Door, Nutshell Library (consisting of Chicken Soup with Rice, Alligators All Around, One Was Johnny, and Pierre), Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life, In the Night Kitchen, Outside Over There, We Are All in the Dumps with Jack and Guy, and Bumble-Ardy.
He received the 1964 Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are; the 1970 Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration; the 1983 Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, given by the American Library Association in recognition of his entire body of work; and a 1996 National Medal of Arts in recognition of his contribution to the arts in America. In 2003, he received the first Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, an international prize for children's literature established by the Swedish government.
The Nutshell Library has small books with beautiful illustrations and classic rhyming stories.
They still have fond memories of us reading it together in the 80's so I ordered one for my grandchild and am looking forward to doing the same with her.
My children loved these book and now their children do as well...fun to read to them as well.
Great collection, my kids child care center had the collection and the cassette, now I'm reading it to my grand children. Wished the books weren't that small though.Published 7 days ago by Laura O.
These are the greatest little books for small hands, and the stories are so rhyemthical. A great gift for anyone who wants to encourage a child to love books.Published 13 days ago by G. M. Hann
It was quite a bit more "used" than I expected. Personal name on every book in bold letters, much more wear. Kind of falling apart...Published 14 days ago by Jl
These are absolutely adorable, but completely over priced. They are tiny which would be great for small children, but they cost so much I dont want to let my toddler play with... Read morePublished 17 days ago by lfields07
Great stories by the master, Maurice Sendak!!! The story about Pierre is hilarious!!! I just wish these stories came in regular book sizes.Published 1 month ago by Mary Beth K.
I bought this set of books for my oldest child 16 years ago, when he was 5. He loved them. We enjoyed reading them. The books wore out or got lost over the years. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Elevenofus
I bought this set of sweet books for my own children. They loved all four stories. I loved all four stories. Read morePublished 1 month ago by bookbuff