Circus Girl (Hardcover)

By Jack Sendak, Maurice Sendak (Illustrator), Jack Sendak (Illustrator)
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Description


The story of the little circus girl Flora flourishes under the care of the gifted Sendak brothers in this, one of their few collaborations.

About the Author


Jack Sendak began writing at a very early age, collaborating with his brother Maurice in writing, illustrating, and binding their own story books, which they then lent out to family and friends. His love for books grew out of the bedtime foltakes his father, Philip, told every evening. Reviewers called Jack Sendak's books humorous, magical, and mysterious.

Maurice Sendak (1928-2012) was the author and illustrator of such classic children's books as "Where the Wild Things Are" and "In the Night Kitchen". Widely considered one of the most innovative creators of children's literature, he received honors including the Caldecott Medal, the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, and the National Medal of Arts. Sendak was born in Brooklyn in 1928 and died in Connecticut in 2012.

Jack Sendak began writing at a very early age, collaborating with his brother Maurice in writing, illustrating, and binding their own story books, which they then lent out to family and friends. His love for books grew out of the bedtime foltakes his father, Philip, told every evening. Reviewers called Jack Sendak's books humorous, magical, and mysterious.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780060287832
ISBN-10: 0060287837
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication Date: October 15th, 2002
Pages: 32
Language: English