In this book cover image released by HarperCollins, children's book "In the Night Kitchen," by Maurice Sendak, is shown. Sendak, author and illustrator of popular children's books died, Tuesday, May ... more 
In this book cover image released by HarperCollins, children's book "In the Night Kitchen," by Maurice Sendak, is shown. Sendak, author and illustrator of popular children's books died, Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at Danbury Hospital in Danbury, Conn. He was 83. (AP Photo/HarperCollins, Copyright © 1970 by Maurice Sendak) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By HarperCollins, Copyright © 1970 by Maurice Sendak
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