Did you know that Maurice Bernard Sendak was born today in 1928? He was an author and illustrator of children’s books. An author writes the stories and words in a book. Maurice Sendak wrote almost 20 books including: Where the Wild Things Are, In the Night Kitchen, and Chicken Soup with Rice. An illustrator draws the pictures you see in books. Maurice Sendak illustrated more than 80 books including: the Little Bear books, Mr. Rabbit and the Lovely Present, and Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle’s Farm.
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