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Maurice Sendak

Maurice Sendak: On Life, Death And Children's Lit

Maurice Sendak wrote and/or illustrated more than 100 books during his career. He received a National Book Award, a Caldecott Medal, the Hans Christian Andersen Award for children's book illustration, and the National Medal of Arts.

Maurice Sendak, shown in 2006, in a New York Times article: "Was there anything he had never been asked? He paused for a few moments and answered, “Well, that I’m gay.”  “I just didn’t think it was anybody’s business,” Mr. Sendak added. He lived with Eugene Glynn, a psychoanalyst, for 50 years before Dr. Glynn’s death in May 2007. He never told his parents..." Oh, the silence and invisible love hurts... How many obituaries honor his queer life as such?

Maurice Sendak’s Concerns, Beyond Where the Wild Things Are

The 20 Greatest Maurice Sendak Quotes

The 20 Greatest Maurice Sendak Quotes

Maurice Sendak Obituary With Thanks For Many "Wild Rumpuses", Rest in Peace, Maurice Sendak (Author of "Where the Wild Things Are" dies at

Jun 10 - #OnThisDay in 1928, author Maurice Sendak, who revolutionized children's literature with such books as Where the Wild Things Are, was born.

Maurice Bernard Sendak was an American illustrator and writer of children's books. He became widely known for his book Where the Wild Things Are, first published in June 2012

Maurice Sendak, on being a child:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KvtgqJTVVhE

Maurice Sendak with his dog, Herman, at his home in Connecticut, USA. Photo: Tim Knox for the Guardian.

Maurice Sendak was an American illustrator and writer of children's books. He was best known for his book Where the Wild Things Are, first published in 1963. Sendak mentioned in a September 2008 article in The New York Times that he was gay and had lived with his partner, psychoanalyst Dr. Eugene Glynn, for 50 years before Glynn's death in May 2007. Revealing that he never told his parents, he said, "All I wanted was to be straight so my parents could be happy. They never, never, never…

Maurice Bernard Sendak (June 1928 – May was an American writer and illustrator of children's literature. He was best known for his book Where the Wild Things Are, first published in R.

Lost Maurice Sendak Book Uncovered, Will Be Published Next Year #Celebrity #maurice #published #sendak #uncovered

Maurice Sendak, author of the classic children's book "Where the Wild Things Are," has died, a spokeswoman for HarperCollins Publishers said Tuesday.

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