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Maurice Sendak

The American illustrator, writer, and theater and opera designer Maurice Bernard Sendak, b. Brooklyn, NY, June 10, 1928, d. May 8, 2012, has been a major influence in children's literature since the publication of his Where the Wild Things Are (1963). 

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“If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.”  ― Toni Morrison

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Plans for the 2014 New York Writers Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Gala are announced.

Balloons Over Broadway to represent New York at National Book Festival

2014 Inductees to the NYS Writers Hall of Fame announced



April 2014 is National Poetry Month

April 13-19, 2014 is National Library Week

June 3, 2014
2014 New York Writers Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Gala
The Princeton Club of New York

August 30, 2014
National Book Festival
Washington, DC


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