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The author of the well known books Where The Wild Things Are has sadly passed away.
Maurice Sendak Reportedly, Sendak suffered a recent stroke and died of complications related to it today,at age 83.
He passed away at his home in Connecticut, where he had lived for 50 years with his late partner, Eugene Glynn.
He was an amazing author and children loved his books with twenty-two of his books named best illustrated books of the year by the New York Times. His 1963 work, Where The Wild Things Are, earned him the Caldecott Medal and made him a childhood staple.
R.I.P. he will be much missed.
We are thinking of his friends and family at this very sad time.