Maurice Bernard Sendak
|Birthplace:||New York, Kings, New York, United States|
|Death:||Died in Danbury, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States|
|Managed by:||Michelle Elena Kempner|
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About Maurice Sendak
One of the most successful illustrators of the 20th century. Since 1951 his 90-odd titles have sold nearly 30m copies in the US alone. His renowned work Where the Wild Things Are (1963), with worldwide sales of more than 19m, was a turning point not only in his own career but in the history of children's books.