[]
[]

My Brother's Book

Sendak, Maurice (Book - 2013)
Average Rating: 3 stars out of 5.
My Brother's Book
Print

Item Details

"Fifty years after Where the Wild Things Are was published comes the last book Maurice Sendak completed before his death in May 2012, My Brother's Book. With influences from Shakespeare and William Blake, Sendak pays homage to his late brother, Jack, whom he credited for his passion for writing and drawing. Pairing Sendak's poignant poetry with his exquisite and dramatic artwork, this book redefines what mature readers expect from Maurice Sendak while continuing the lasting legacy he created over his long, illustrious career. Sendak's tribute to his brother is an expression of both grief and love and will resonate with his lifelong fans who may have read his children's books and will be ecstatic to discover something for them now. Pulitzer Prize-winning literary critic and Shakespearean scholar Stephen Greenblatt contributes a moving foreword--Amazon.
Authors: Sendak, Maurice
Title: My brother's book
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2013.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: 31 p. :,col. ill. ;,23 cm.
Notes: "Michael di Capua Books"--T.p.
Summary: "Fifty years after Where the Wild Things Are was published comes the last book Maurice Sendak completed before his death in May 2012, My Brother's Book. With influences from Shakespeare and William Blake, Sendak pays homage to his late brother, Jack, whom he credited for his passion for writing and drawing. Pairing Sendak's poignant poetry with his exquisite and dramatic artwork, this book redefines what mature readers expect from Maurice Sendak while continuing the lasting legacy he created over his long, illustrious career. Sendak's tribute to his brother is an expression of both grief and love and will resonate with his lifelong fans who may have read his children's books and will be ecstatic to discover something for them now. Pulitzer Prize-winning literary critic and Shakespearean scholar Stephen Greenblatt contributes a moving foreword--Amazon.
Local Note: 15 16 17 18 35 53 60 62 66 76 79 102 109 112 122 133 143 148 149 151 152 153 156 172 173 182 210 211 216 222 228 232 233 234 235 236 237 245 261 264 268 278
ISBN: 9780062234896
0062234897
Statement of Responsibility: Maurice Sendak
Subject Headings: Brothers Juvenile poetry. Children's poetry, American.
Genre/Form: Poetry.
Topical Term: Brothers
Children's poetry, American.
LCCN: 2012942549
MARC Display»

Opinion

Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Videos

Add a Video

There are no videos for this title yet.

Find it at CLEVNET

  Loading...

Powered by BiblioCommons.
app03 Version Arkelstorp Last updated 2014/10/23 09:41