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Read Bumble-ardy, the latest book from author and illustrator Maurice Sendak, and celebrate the Sendak by reading these other kid favorites.
 
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Mommy?
by Maurice Sendak , Arthur Yorinks Illustrated by Maurice Sendak

In this amazing book, the legendary Maurice Sendak re-invents himself yet again with his first ever pop-up book! A little boy is looking for his mommy. In each incredible page-spread he encounters a variety of familiar monsters. Is the boy scared? Of course not! Does he find his mommy at the end? Of course!

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Hardcover Pop-up Books : $17.47

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Hardcover Pop-up Books : $17.46

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Bumble-Ardy
by Maurice Sendak Illustrated by Maurice Sendak

Bumble-Ardy has evolved from an animated segment for "Sesame Street" that aired in the early 1970s to a glorious picture book about a mischievous pig who has reached the age of nine without ever having had a birthday party.

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Pierre
by Maurice Sendak

This nearly 40-year-old tale of the precocious and spoiled Pierre teaches children the importance of courtesy and showing respect for one's parents.

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Kenny's Window
by Maurice Sendak Illustrated by Maurice Sendak

Kenny wakes up one night remembering the magical garden he's been dreaming about. A rooster gives him seven questions to answer, which stimulates him into awareness and maturity. He realizes that it is not necessary to discard a dream or hope because it cannot be achieved at the moment.

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In the Night Kitchen
by Maurice Sendak , Dena Wallenstein Neusner Illustrated by Maurice Sendak
1971 Caldecott Honor Book Notable Children's Books of 1940--1970 (ALA) Best Books of 1970 (SLJ) Outstanding Children's Books of 1970 (NYT) Best Illustrated Children's Books of 1970 (NYT) Children's Books of 1970 (Library of Congress) Carey-Thomas Award 1971--Honor Citation Brooklyn Art Books f
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Hardcover Picturebooks : $14.36

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One Was Johnny: A Counting Book
by Maurice Sendak Illustrated by Maurice Sendak
‘ One was Johnny'but that's not all, count the others who came to call.'
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Alligators All Around: An Alphabet
by Maurice Sendak Illustrated by Maurice Sendak

"An alligator jamboree, with all the letters — A through Z"

With its toothy alligators — who burst balloons, imitate Indians, and even ride reindeer — here's the book that has children chanting their alphabet in no time at all. Three-color illustrations.

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Outside Over There
by Maurice Sendak Illustrated by Maurice Sendak
With Papa off to sea and Mama despondent, Ida must go outside over there to rescue her baby sister from goblins who steal her to be a goblin's bride.
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What Do You Say, Dear?: A Book of Manners for All Occasions
by Maurice Sendak , Sesyle Joslin Illustrated by Maurice Sendak
What do you say when: you bump into a crocodile on a crowded city street? a nice gentleman introduces you to a baby elephant? the Queen feeds you so much spaghetti that you don't fit in your chair anymore? This is the funniest book of manners you'll ever read!
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Where the Wild Things Are
by Maurice Sendak Illustrated by Maurice Sendak

This Caldecott Medal winner is a whimsical fantasy about a young boy whose imagination transports him far away from problems at home to a land where almost anything can happen.

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Hardcover Picturebooks : $15.96

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Paperbacks : $7.16

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Chicken Soup with Rice: A Book of Months
by Maurice Sendak Illustrated by Maurice Sendak

In January
it's so nice
while slipping
on the sliding ice
to sip hot chicken soup
with rice

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