Books

BOOKS WRITTEN & ILLUSTRATED
BY MAURICE SENDAK

Kenny’s Window (Harper & Brothers, 1956)

Very Far Away (Harper & Brothers, 1957)

The Sign on Rosie’s Door (Harper & Brothers, 1960)

Nutshell Library, including Pierre, Chicken Soup with Rice, Alligators All Around, One Was Johnny (Harper & Row, 1962)

Where the Wild Things Are (Harper & Row, 1963)

Hector Protector and As I Went Over the Water (Harper & Row, 1965)

Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life (Harper & Row, 1967)

In the Night Kitchen (Harper & Row, 1970)

Fantasy Sketches (The Philip H. & A. S. W. Rosenbach Foundation, 1971)

Really Rosie, starring the Nutshell Kids, music by Carole King (Harper & Row, 1975)

Some Swell Pup, or Are You Sure You Want a Dog?, story by Maurice Sendak and Matthew Margolis (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1976)

Outside Over There (Harper & Row, 1981)

Caldecott & Co. (Michael di Capua Books / Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1988)

We Are All in the Dumps with Jack and Guy (Michael di Capua Books/ HarperCollins, 1993)

Bumble-Ardy (Michael di Capua Books / HarperCollins, 2011)

My Brother’s Book (Michael di Capua Books / HarperCollins, 2013)

Presto and Zesto in Limboland, story by Arthur Yorinks and Maurice Sendak (Michael di Capua Books / HarperCollins, 2018)


BOOKS ILLUSTRATED BY MAURICE SENDAK

A Hole Is To Dig by Ruth Krauss (Harper & Brothers, 1952)

A Very Special House by Ruth Krauss (Harper & Brothers, 1953)

Shadrach by Meindert DeJong (Harper & Brothers, 1953)

I’ll Be You and You Be Me by Ruth Krauss (Harper & Brothers, 1954)

The Wheel on the School by Meindert DeJong (Harper & Brothers, 1954)

Charlotte and the White Horse by Ruth Krauss (Harper & Brothers, 1955)

The Happy Rain by Jack Sendak (Harper & Brothers, 1956)

I Want to Paint My Bathroom Blue by Ruth Krauss (Harper & Brothers, 1956)

The House of Sixty Fathers by Meindert DeJong (Harper & Brothers, 1956)

Little Bear by Else Holmelund Minarik (Harper & Brothers, 1957)

Circus Girl by Jack Sendak (Harper & Brothers, 1957)

Along Came a Dog by Meindert DeJong (Harper & Brothers, 1958)

No Fighting, No Biting by Else Holmelund Minarik (Harper & Brothers, 1958)

What Do You Say, Dear? by Sesyle Joslin (Young Scott Books, 1958)

Somebody Else’s Nut Tree and Other Tales from Children by Ruth Krauss (Harper & Brothers, 1958)

The Moon Jumpers by Janice May Udry (Harper & Brothers, 1959)

Father Bear Comes Home by Else Holmelund Minarik (Harper & Brothers, 1959)

Dwarf Long Nose by Wilhelm Hauff, translated by Doris Orgel (Random House, 1960)

Open House for Butterflies by Ruth Krauss (Harper & Brothers, 1960)

Little Bear’s Friend by Else Holmelund Minarik (Harper & Brothers, 1960)

Little Bear’s Visit by Else Holmelund Minarik (Harper & Brothers, 1961)

What Do You Do, Dear? by Sesyle Joslin (Young Scott Books, 1961)

Let’s Be Enemies by Janice May Udry (Harper & Brothers, 1961)

Mr. Rabbit and the Lovely Present by Charlotte Zolotow (Harper & Row, 1962)

The Big Green Book by Robert Graves (The Crowell-Collier Press, 1962)

Schoolmaster Whackwell’s Wonderful Sons by Clemens Brentano, retold by Doris Orgel (Random House, 1962)

The Singing Hill by Meindert DeJong (Harper & Row, 1962)

The Griffin and the Minor Cannon by Frank R. Stockton (Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1963)

How Little Lori Visited Times Square by Amos Vogel (Harper & Row, 1963)

Sarah’s Room by Doris Orgel (Harper & Row, 1963)

Nikolenka’s Childhood by Leo Tolstoy (Pantheon, 1963)

The Bat-Poet by Randall Jarrell (Macmillan, 1964)

The Bee Man of Orn by Frank R. Stockton (Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1964)

Pleasant Fieldmouse by Jan Wahl (Harper & Row, 1964)

The Animal Family by Randall Jarrell (Pantheon, 1965)

Lullabies and Night Songs, edited by William Engvick, music by Alec Wilder (Harper & Row, 1965)

Zlateh the Goat and Other Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer, translated by the Author and Elizabeth Shub (Harper & Row, 1966)

The Golden Key by George MacDonald (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1967)

A Kiss for Little Bear by Else Holmelund Minarik (Harper & Row, 1968)

The Light Princess by George MacDonald (Farrar, Straus & Giroux,1969)

The Juniper Tree and Other Tales from Grimm, selected by Lore Segal and Maurice Sendak, translated by Lore Segal with four tales translated by Randall Jarrell (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1973)

King Grisly-Beard, from the Brothers Grimm, translated by Edgar Taylor (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1973)

Fly By Night by Randall Jarrell (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1976)

The Art of Maurice Sendak by Selma G. Lanes (Abrams, 1980)

The Love for Three Oranges by Frank Corsaro (The Bodley Head, 1984)

Nutcracker by E. T. A. Hoffman, translated by Ralph Manheim (Crown, 1984)

The Cunning Little Vixen by Rudolf Tesnohlidek, translated by Tatiana Firkusny, Maritza Morgan, and Robert T. Jones (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1985)

In Grandpa’s House by Philip Sendak (Harper & Row, 1985)

Dear Mili by Wilhelm Grimm, translated by Ralph Manheim (Michael di Capua Books / Farrar, Straus, & Giroux, 1988)

I Saw Esau, edited by Iona and Peter Opie (Walker Books, 1992)

The Miami Giant by Arthur Yorinks (Michael di Capua Books / HarperCollins, 1995)

Pierre, or The Ambiguities by Herman Melville (HarperCollins, 1995)

Penthesilea by Heinrich von Kleist, translated by Joel Agee (Michael di Capua Books / HarperCollins, 1998)

Swine Lake by James Marshall (Michael di Capua Books / HarperCollins, 1999)

The Art of Maurice Sendak: 1980 to the Present by Tony Kushner (Abrams, 2003)

Brundibar by Tony Kushner (Michael di Capua Books / Hyperion Books for Children, 2003)

Bears by Ruth Krauss (Michael di Capua Books / HarperCollins, 2005)

Mommy? scenario by Arthur Yorinks, paper engineering by Matthew Reinhart (Michael di Capua Books / Scholastic, 2006)

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