The Maurice Sendak library

Published 2001
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ALLIGATORS ALL AROUND : A group of dinosaurs sing their way through the alphabet -- ONE WAS JOHNNY : Johnny playfully counts from 1 to 10, and then back again! -- PIERRE : Pierre flaunts an "I don't care" attitude until an encounter with a lion! -- CHICKEN SOUP WITH RICE : Learning the months of the year is fun while eating chicken soup with rice! -- WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE : Max sails away to the land of the wild things. IN THE NIGHT KITCHEN : A little boys dreams of a kitchen at night where bakers bake cakes and bread-dough airplanes.

Publisher, Date:
Westport, CT : Weston Woods ; [New York] : Scholastic, c2001.
1 videodisc (ca. 35 min.) : sd., col. : 4 3/4 in.
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Other Title:
At head of title : Weston Woods presents.
Nutshell kids [DVD]
Alligators all around [DVD]
One was Johnny [DVD
Pierre [DVD]
Chicken soup with rice [DVD]
Where the wild things are [DVD]
In the night kitchen [DVD]
Really Rosie.
Animated and live action.
Originally produced in 1975 (The Nutshell kids), 1973 (Where the wild things are), 1987 (In the night kitchen), 1985 (Getting to know Maurice Sendak).
Includes on-screen learning guides: story chats, art/math activities, creative thinking/writing, viewing & doing tips.
Music by Carole King (1), Peter Schickele (2), Angelo Michajlov (3) ; animation, Bohumil Šejda (2), Oldřich Haberle, Milada Kačenová (3).
Narrated by Peter Schickele (2, 3).
Licensed for public performance.
In English ; with optional English subtitles.
Nutshell kids. Alligators all around (2 min.) ; Pierre (6 min.) ; One was Johnny (2 min.) ; Chicken soup with rice (4 min.) / from the film Really Rosie ; directed by Maurice Sendak ; produced by Sheldon Riss
Where the wild things are / adapted and directed by Gene Deitch ; produced by Morton Schindel ; produced at Krátký Film-Prague for Weston Woods (7 min.)
In the night kitchen / adapted & directed by Gene Deitch ; produced for Weston Woods by Krátký Film Praha (7 min.)
Getting to know Maurice Sendak / from the film Sendak ; produced by Morton Schindel for Weston Woods ; edited by Nicholas Kuskin (6 min.).
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