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The Resource Where the wild things are : and other stories, by Maurice Sendak

Where the wild things are : and other stories, by Maurice Sendak

Label
Where the wild things are : and other stories
Title
Where the wild things are
Title remainder
and other stories
Statement of responsibility
by Maurice Sendak
Title variation
Sign on Rosies door
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a selection of the author's works of fancy and fantasy
Summary
  • Rosie loves to pretend so while playing with her friends, she becomes a lovely lady singer, a lost girl, a red firecracker, and a sleepy cat
  • A family of alligators is taken through the letters A through Z
  • Chicken soup is used as a unifying theme to present an illustrated tour of the months of the year
  • A little boy's dream-fantasy in which he helps three fat bakers get milk for their cake batter
  • Johnny's reading is disturbed by a whole parade of animals in a counting tale
  • With Papa off to sea and Mama despondent, Ida must go outside over there to rescue her baby sister from goblins who steal her to be a goblin's bride
  • Pierre, a little boy whose response to every question, suggestion, or statement is always, "I don't care!" until an encounter with a lion changes his mind
  • A naughty little boy, sent to bed without his supper, sails to the land of the wild things where he becomes their king
  • A little boy and his animal friends discover that running away from their problems isn't going to solve them
Audio characteristic
Awards note
  • Caldecott Award winner, 1964
  • Best Illustrated Children's Books of 1963, 1982 (NYT)
  • A Reading Rainbow Selection
  • 1964 Lewis Carroll Shelf Award
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10022357
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Dewey number
[E]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
Preschool
LC call number
PZ7.S47
LC item number
Wh 2007
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740
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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  • -1
  • 3
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Tammy Grimes
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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and other stories
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Where the wild things are : and other stories, by Maurice Sendak
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Originally released as sound cassettes by Caedmon in 1977
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where the wild things are -- In the night kitchen -- Outside over there -- The sign on Rosie's door -- Very far away -- Alligators all around -- One was Johnny -- Pierre -- Chicken soup with rice
Control code
20758914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (45 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780061227400
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
bl2007011034
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CD 1835
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Where the wild things are : and other stories, by Maurice Sendak
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Originally released as sound cassettes by Caedmon in 1977
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where the wild things are -- In the night kitchen -- Outside over there -- The sign on Rosie's door -- Very far away -- Alligators all around -- One was Johnny -- Pierre -- Chicken soup with rice
Control code
20758914
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (45 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780061227400
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
bl2007011034
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CD 1835
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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