Posts tagged maurice sendak
Posts tagged maurice sendak
Bella wants someone to read her a story. She’s picked out Little Bear’s Visit by Else Holmelund Minarik, with pictures by Maurice Sendak (1961 hardcover edition).
We all need a little make believe!
“As a kid, all I thought about was death,” the late Maurice Sendak told Vanity Fair two years ago. “But you can’t tell your parents that.” Judging from his final work, My Brother’s Book, Sendak’s obsession continued well into his final days…
Maurice Sendak illustrations to go up for auction… Who wants in?
At the close of 2012, take a moment to reflect on the works and worlds and words of Ray Bradbury and Maurice Sendak, two exceptional artists we lost this year…
An array of Maurice Sendak picture hardcovers out in the wild…
A tribute, from British artist Jon Burgerman
For your contributions to literature, we thank you.
For your contributions to art, we thank you.
For your contributions to our childhood, we thank you.
RIP Mr. Sendak - The Library was honored to present you with the 2000 Library Lion award and you will forever be remembered as creator,…
@heroinebook: Sad about Maurice Sendak’s passing this morning, but so glad he gave us all he did.
@RL_Stine: A sad day in children’s books and for the world. I just learned that Maurice Sendak has died.
@Chuck_Hogan: Sendak on loved ones dying: “They leave me and I love them more.” That’s it right there.
@MercerMayer: To a great man, Maurice Sendak, who has had such influence on children’s literature. Let us honor him and his wonderful works.
@maureenjohnson: Just joining in on the many messages that have said the sad words: RIP Maurice Sendak. You, sir, were awesome.
@krisriggle: RIP Maurice Sendak. The first word my son could read was “Max” because of WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE
@mental_floss: ”I don’t write for children,” Maurice Sendak told Stephen Colbert. “I write. And somebody says, that’s for children.”
@LindseyKelk: Maurice Sendak died? That’s pretty effing sad. Someone has alerted Stephen Colbert, yes?
@ate_did: Maurice Sendak. A great.
@JocelynnDrake: Sleep deep, Maurice Sendak. Thank you for the Wild Things, Little Bear, and so much more.
@krissygasbarre: Rest in peace, Maurice Sendak :( Thank you for the adventures.
@dallasclayton: Maurice Sendak. Magical human.
@KathleenBolton: I break twitter silence to mourn Maurice Sendak. RIP to one of my inspirations.
@thunderchikin: Good sailing, Mr. Sendak. May your dinner still be warm when you reach the other shore.
@kennethcdavis: A great loss. Maurice Sendak dies at 83.
@abstractsunday: Terrible news: the wonderful Maurice Sendak, illustration and story telling hero has died.
@bengreenman: Anyone who is or was a child should spend a few minutes today thinking about Maurice Sendak.
@TessaDare: I’m just heartbroken to hear that Maurice Sendak has died.
@DeliaEphron: Maurice Sendak RIP. “There must be more to life than having everything.” Jennie the dog in Higglety Pigglety Pop!
@SaraJBenincasa: Maurice Sendak Maurice Sendak Maurice Sendak Maurice Sendak.
@DerektheGhost: RIP Maurice Sendak - thank you for making us all love not only monsters, but also monster dancing.