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Author Maurice Sendak Dies At 83

Posted at 2:39PM Tuesday 08 May 2012

Maurice Sendak, the US author of the best-selling children's book Where the Wild Things Are, has died aged 83.

His long-time editor, Michael di Capua, told The New York Times the author died in Danbury, Connecticut, after complications from a recent stroke.

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