Books for young readers

In a Nutshell: The Worlds of Maurice Sendak
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Arato, Rona. Mrs. Kaputnik's Pool Hall and Matzo Ball Emporium. Tundra, 2010.

Bogacki, Tomek. The Champion of Children: The Story of Janusz Korczak. Frances Foster, 2009.

Braun, Eric.  Maurice Sendak (First Biographies).  Capstone Press, 2005. 

Dogar, Sharon. Annexed. Houghton-Mifflin, 2010.

Gaines, Ann.  Maurice Sendak (Real-Life Reader Biography).  Mitchell Lane Publishers, 2001. 

Gerstein, Mordecai.  The Old Country.  Roaring Brook, 2005. 

Grimm, Jacob, Wilhelm Grimm, and Maurice Sendak (illustrator).  The Juniper Tree:
And Other Tales from Grimm. 
Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, Revised ed., 2003. 

Grimm, Wilhelm and Maurice Sendak (illustrator).  Dear Mili.  HarperCollins, 1995. 

Hurtig, Jennifer.  Maurice Sendak (My Favorite Writer Series).  Weigl Publishers, 2006. 

Hyde, Heidi Smith and Johanna Van Der Sterre (illustrator). Feivel's Flying Horses. Kar-Ben, 2010.

Krauss, Ruth and Maurice Sendak.  A Hole is to Dig.  HarperCollins, 1989.

Kushner, Tony and Maurice Sendak.  Brundibar.  Hyperion, 2003. 

Lowenstein, Steven and Mark Anderson (illustrator). For the Love of Being Jewish. Triumph, 2010.

Marcovitz, Hal.  Maurice Sendak (Who Wrote That? Series).  Chelsea House, 2006. 

Pinkwater, Daniel and Jill Pinkwater (illustrator). Beautiful Yetta: the Yiddish Chicken. Feiwel and Friends, 2010.

Rubin, Susan Goldman and Ela Weissberger.  The Cat with the Golden Star: Coming of Age in Terezin.  Holiday House, 2008. 

Sendak, Maurice.  Donde Viven Los Monstruos (Where the Wild Things Are: Spanish Edition.) Algafara, translated edition, 2009. 
_____.  In the Night Kitchen.  HarperCollins, 1996.

_____.  Kenny’s Window.  HarperCollins, 2002. 

_____.  Outside Over There.  HarperCollins, 1989.

_____.  Pierre: A Cautionary Tale.  HarperCollins, 1st Harper Trophy ed., 1991.

_____.  Really Rosie.  HarperCollins, 1986. 

_____.  The Sign on Rosie’s Door.  HarperCollins, 2002.

_____.  We Are All in the Dumps with Jack and Guy.  HarperCollins, 1993. 

_____.  Where the Wild Things Are.  HarperCollins, 25th anniversary ed., 1988.

Singer, Isaac Bashevis and Maurice Sendak (illustrator).  Zlateh the Goat and Other Stories.  

Tal, Eve.  Double Crossing: A Jewish Immigration Story.  Cinco Puntos, 2005

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