This image provided by HarperCollins shows the book cover of "Where the Wild Things Are," by Maurice Sendak. Sendak died Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at Danbury Hospital in Danbury, Conn. He was 83. (AP ... more 
This image provided by HarperCollins shows the book cover of "Where the Wild Things Are," by Maurice Sendak. Sendak died Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at Danbury Hospital in Danbury, Conn. He was 83. (AP Photo/HarperCollins) less 
1 / 24
Associated Press | Photo By HarperCollins
Tue, May 8, 2012 11:07 AM EDT