Canadian authors remember Maurice Sendak

Five Canadian picture book authors and illustrators reflect on how Maurice Sendak was an inspiration to them: “Maurice Sendak was an inspiration in many ways, but two things made a difference to me as a children’s creator: 1) he took his work seriously and acknowledged that he worked very hard at it;  2) he respected […]

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Maurice Sendak meets Stephen Colbert.

Did you get a chance to watch Maurice Sendak on The Colbert Report on Tuesday & Wednesday night? Sendak chatted with Stephen Colbert about writing children’s books, Where the Wild Things Are, and even helped Colbert write his own book. It was hilarious. Watch Part 1 on the Comedy Network here. (Sendak’s interview starts at […]

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