Google Doodle Celebrates Maurice Sendak

We love the Google Doodles, especially when they spotlight great authors and illustrators like Maurice Sendak.

1. Google Doodle Celebrates Maurice Sendak

Today’s Google Doodle marks what would have been Maurice Sendak’s 85th birthday.

Born June 10, 1928, Maurice Sendak received the Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are. Best known for his children’s classics, including In the Night Kitchen, Chicken Soup with Rice, Alligators All Around, and the Little Bear books, he has received the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, the National Medal of Arts, and the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

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