Book (illustrator only): "We Are All in the Dumps with Jack and Guy" (traditional)
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The town that my mother lived in and was born in... the town was burnt to the ground by the Germans, and my grandmother and her children got out and came to America. Tiresome, deadly people. I mean, yes, we're so happy for those who survived, but some of them were just like regular people. You hated them. When I finally got to envision what the Wild Things looked like, that's what they looked ...
Was awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at the 1998 commencement ceremonies for his services to children's literature.
His works frequently depict a child entering an imaginative or dream related world or setting.
The Picasso of Children's Books