a very special house

very few capture a child's expressions like maurice sendak. happy happy pictures in this one, although i particularly love his 'darker' work. this one is a caldecott honor book.

a very special house by ruth krauss
library bound, 1953, harper & row, new york
illustrated by maurice sendak


Bobby said...

and gold look gorgeous! thanks for sharing... makes me want to paint.

rachael said...

oh good, i'm glad it was an inspiration for you :)