- Maurice (Bernard). born 1928, US artist, writer, and set designer, best known as an illustrator of children's books, including Where the Wild Things Are (1963), which he also wrote, In the Night Kitchen (1971), and Nutcracker (1984)
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Sen•dak (sen′dak),USA pronunciation n. Maurice
Biographical(Bernard), born 1928, U.S. author and illustrator of children's books.
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Sendak /ˈsɛndæk/ n