William Shatner reads his version of Where the Wild Things Are to kids

Few people know of William Shatner's personal campaign to get kids interested in reading. The actor read the classic children's book Where the Wild Things Are to a group of kids at the recent Denver Comic Con; if he embellished the tale a bit, what of it? A book is merely a doorway to imagination, while Shatner's… » 6/04/13 8:20am 6/04/13 8:20am

Where The Wild Things Are author Maurice Sendak passes away at 83

Author and illustrator Maurice Sendak — who crafted so many of our childhoods with such books as Where The Wild Things Are, Outside Over There, and In The Night Kitchen — has passed away at the age of 83. Sendak's most recent book, 2011's Bumble-Ardy, began its life as a Sesame Street short. » 5/08/12 6:00am 5/08/12 6:00am