Maurice Sendak: Let the Wild Rumpus Continue
“Oh, please don’t go—we’ll eat you up—we love you so!”
― Maurice Sendak, Where the Wild Things Are
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Fresh Air Remembers Author Maurice Sendak on NPR. Maurice Sendak wrote and/or illustrated more than 100 books during his career. He received a National Book Award, a Caldecott Medal, the Hans Christian Andersen Award for children’s book illustration, and the National Medal of Arts. Enjoy listening to Terry Gross interview Maurice Sendak. He will be remembered and celebrated always for his authenticity, imagination and unique voice in children’s books. Books we never really grow out of. Thank you, Maurice. Let’s let the wild rumpus continue! Click to listen to Terry Gross interview Maurice Sendak.