It begins, of course, with Max sailing to the land of Where the Wild Things Are, but soon also ventures to the surreal cityscape of In the Night Kitchen and ends, appropriately, with the birthday party from Sendak’s 2011 book Bumble-Ardy. Happy birthday, Mr. Sendak.
Here’s a video from Google headquarters spotlighting the artists behind the doodles.
Free Samples of the Maurice Sendak Google Doodle Books
- 3D Printed Storybooks For Visually Impaired Children
- 'Dear Malala, We Stand With You' Acquired By Crown Books for Young Readers
- Julia Strand Carves Up Old Books to Create Artwork
- Robin Williams' Daughter Remembers Her Father With a Quote From 'The Little Prince'