Definition of Sendak, Maurice in English:

Sendak, Maurice

proper noun

  • (1928–2012), US writer and illustrator of children's books; full name Maurice Bernard Sendak. He is best known for his award-winning Where the Wild Things Are (1963). He also wrote and illustrated In the Night Kitchen (1970) and Outside Over There (1981).

Pronunciation

Sendak, Maurice

/ˈsenˌdak/