The Resource Where the wild things are, Maurice Sendak

Where the wild things are, Maurice Sendak

Label
Where the wild things are
Title
Where the wild things are
Statement of responsibility
Maurice Sendak
Title variation
Sign on Rosies door
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Signer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A naughty little boy, sent to bed without his supper, sails to the land of the wild things where he becomes their king
Summary
  • Rosie loves to pretend so while playing with her friends, she becomes a lovely lady singer, a lost girl, a red firecracker, and a sleepy cat
  • A family of alligators is taken through the letters A through Z
  • Chicken soup is used as a unifying theme to present an illustrated tour of the months of the year
  • A little boy's dream-fantasy in which he helps three fat bakers get milk for their cake batter
  • Johnny's reading is disturbed by a whole parade of animals in a counting tale
  • 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
  • Pierre, a little boy whose response to every question, suggestion, or statement is always, "I don't care!" until an encounter with a lion changes his mind
  • A naughty little boy, sent to bed without his supper, sails to the land of the wild things where he becomes their king
  • A little boy and his animal friends discover that running away from their problems isn't going to solve them
Audio
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1964
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10022357
Cataloging source
DLC
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Sendak, Maurice
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD740L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • K-2
LC call number
PZ7.S47
LC item number
Wh 1963
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740
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
PerformerNote
Read by Tammy Grimes
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hUR68hZlFEc
Reading level
  • 3.4
  • 4.4
  • 3.4.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sendak, Maurice
  • Harper & Row, Publishers
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True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Conduct of life
  • Fantasy
  • Monsters
  • Imagination
  • Kings and rulers
  • Temper tantrums
  • Fantasy
  • Monsters
  • Children
  • Conduct of life
  • Fantasy
  • Imagination
  • Kings and rulers
  • Monsters
  • Temper tantrums
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
and other stories
Label
Where the wild things are, Maurice Sendak
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
LC copy in dust jacket and signed by the author.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00225496
Dimensions
25 x 26 cm
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780060254926
Lccn
63021253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)225496
Label
Where the wild things are, Maurice Sendak
Publication
Copyright
Note
LC copy in dust jacket and signed by the author.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00225496
Dimensions
25 x 26 cm
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780060254926
Lccn
63021253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)225496

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