P.D.Q. Bach & more at Corning concert 18 hours ago - Star-Gazette Composer, musician, author and satirist Peter Schickele ... score for the film version of Maurice Sendak's children's classic "Where the Wild ... 04/28/2015 - 11:26 am | View Link
“Where the Wild Things Are” author Maurice Sendak is born On this day in 1928, author and illustrator Maurice Sendak, who revolutionized children’s literature with such best-selling books as “Where the Wild Things Are” and became one of the most celebrated children’s authors in contemporary history, is ... 04/26/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
'Where Wild Things Are' author Maurice Sendak dies DANBURY, Conn. — Maurice Sendak, the children's book author and illustrator who saw the sometimes-dark side of childnood in books like "Where the Wild Things Are" and "In the Night Kitchen," has died. He was 83. Longtime friend and caretaker Lynn ... 04/21/2015 - 1:07 am | View Link
Sendak’s Estate: Debating Where the Things Go Maurice Sendak’s red cardigan is still draped over the chair ... private collection and rarely viewed home of Mr. Sendak, the author of “Where the Wild Things Are,” a man widely considered to be the most important children’s book author of the ... 12/1/2014 - 2:52 pm | View Link
Maurice Sendak's 'Where the Wild Things Are' turns 50 Wild Things was No. 1, and the magazine asked, "was there really, really any doubt?" Maurice Sendak, author of 'Where The Wild Things Are.' The book is celebrating its 50th anniversary. (Photo: John Dugdale) More than 20 million copies have been sold in 32 ... 11/21/2013 - 8:07 am | View Link
'Wild Things' author Maurice Sendak dies Sendak, the author and illustrator best known for his 1963 classic, Where the Wild Things Are, died Tuesday at 83 in Danbury, Conn., after complications from a stroke. He leaves behind no survivors, just millions of readers from several generations who ... 05/9/2012 - 9:37 pm | View Link
Maurice Sendak, Children’s Author, Dies at 83 Maurice Sendak, widely considered the most important children’s book artist of the 20th century, who wrenched the picture book out of the safe, sanitized ... 05/3/2015 - 7:55 am | View Website
Banned Books Awareness: Where the Wild Things Are by ... Where the Wild Things Are is a children’s book written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak in 1963. Sendak spent 4 years in a tug of war with editors over the content ... 05/3/2015 - 7:19 am | View Website
Where the Wild Things Are: Maurice Sendak: 9780064431781 ... Where the Wild Things Are is fifty years old! Let the wild rumpus with Max and all the wild things continue as this classic comes to life as never before with new ... 05/3/2015 - 6:29 am | View Website
Maurice Sendak Quotes (Author of Where the Wild Things Are) 62 quotes from Maurice Sendak: 'A book is really like a lover. It arranges itself in your life in a way that is beautiful.', 'Let the wild rumpus start!', and 'Once a ... 05/3/2015 - 4:56 am | View Website
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak — Reviews ... Where the Wild Things Are has 471,818 ratings and 6,755 reviews. Nathan said: I have no doubt that this book damaged me, psychologically, as a small chil... 05/2/2015 - 7:52 pm | View Website
Although it couldn't meet the fevered expectations that it would open larger than its 2012 predecessor, Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron enjoyed the second-biggest opening of all time at the domestic box office this weekend.
Marvel's The Avengers still holds the record with a $207.4 million bow, followed by Age of Ultron with an estimated $187.7 million.
Avengers 2 outperformed Iron Man 3's opening ($174.1 million) to bump that to third place on the list of the biggest opening weekends of all time at the North American box office.
The Avengers are mighty, but not enough to beat themselves. The Marvel and Disney sequel earned a staggering $187.7 million in its debut weekend, making it the second biggest U. S. opening of all time according to Rentrak estimates Sunday. …