Tuesday, May 8, 2012

The End of an Era

Maurice Sendak, one of the world's greatest children's authors, passed away today. It truly is the end of an era for children's literature. Maurice was a pioneer in children's illustrations and writing.

What is your favorite book by Maurice Sendak?

Read the NY Times article HERE.


Scott said...

One of my favorites is one hardly anybody knows anymore, one my Grandma used to read to me and that I now have, The Giant Story.

Yamile said...

My favorite is Where the Wild Things Are. I married a now very "serious" businessman who once was a Max. My little son is a "Max." I love that story with all my heart!