Maurice Sendak, author of 'Where Wild Things Are,' died early today
Published 05/08/2012, West Central Tribune
Maurice Sendak, the children's book author and illustrator who saw the sometimes-dark side of childhood in books like “Where the Wild Things Are” and “In the Night Kitchen,” died early Tuesday. He was 83 and lived in Ridgefield, Conn.Word count: 919
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