Publisher description for Outside over there / Maurice Sendak ; [calligraphy by Jeanyee Wong].


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Counter With Papa off to sea and Mama despondent, Ida must go outside over there to rescue her baby sister from goblins who steal her to be a goblin's bride.

1982 Caldecott Honor Book

Notable Children's Books of 1981 (ALA)

1982 American Book Award

1981 Boston Globe'Horn Book Award for Illustration

Best Books of Spring 1981 (SLJ)

Best Illustrated Children's Books of 1981 (NYT)

Children's Books of 1981 (Library of Congress)

1981 Children's Books (NY Public Library)

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Fantasy, Sisters Fiction