Maurice Sendak dies at 83


Maurice Sendak, the gifted illustrator and author, and cultural link between Winsor McCay and Spike Jonze, died this morning due to complications from a recent stroke.

Read the New York Times obit here.

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1 comment:

marietta said...

I remember wenn my little boy was 6 jears old, we go in the bookshop,
and he choose a very smal bookbox, inside 5 little storys from maurice sendak.on the cover the story "Cichen soup with rice", and 4 andere storys.we read it often.so small the box like a
matchbox.gibt es nur noch antiquarisch.