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King Grisly-Beard

Written by Brothers Grimm & illustrated by Maurice Sendak
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A conceited princess is taught a lesson by a king who disguises himself as a beggar

What Kind of Book is King Grisly-Beard

fairy tales and folklore

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Who Wrote King Grisly-Beard

Brothers Grimm

Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm were born in 1785 and 1786 near Frankfurt, Germany. Their collections of folk and fairy tales have stood the test of time and still influence literature today.

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Who Illustrated King Grisly-Beard

Maurice Sendak

Maurice Sendak received the 1964 Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are. 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.

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Publication Date:
June 1, 1973

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