Okay, as a little gal attending first grade or was it kindergarten...I LOVED this book, still do.
I picked this up one faithful day in my magnificent public library in Queens, New York thinking it was going to be a "scary" story. Instead it was not scary but amazingly good with beautiful and vibrant images of a boy named Max who becomes king of the magical land of Wild Things.
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LOVE this book. LOVE the illustrations. Can't wait for the movie out in October 16, 2009. So psyched for its release.