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Fly by Night

Written by Randall Jarrell & illustrated by Maurice Sendak
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Oct 1, 1976
Publication Date
30
Pages
4-5
Target Age

What's Fly by Night About

Publisher Summary

During the night while everyone sleeps, a little boy floats up from his bed and flies through the house and the countryside beyond.

What Kind of Book is Fly by Night

Themes:
dreams
Genres:
fiction

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Who Wrote Fly by Night

Who Illustrated Fly by Night

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Maurice Sendak

Maurice Sendak was born June 10, 1928, in Brooklyn, NY. He received the 1964 Caldecott Medal for <i>Where the Wild Things Are</i>. In 1970 he received the international Hans Christian Andersen Medal for illustration, and he remains the only American ever awarded this honor. In 1983, Sendak received the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award from the American Library Association, given in recognition of his entire body of work. He also received a 1996 National Medal of Arts in recognition of his contribution of arts in America. He illustrated over 80 books. He died May 8, 2012.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780374323486
Publication Date:
October 1, 1976
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0374323488

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