List of the best Maurice Sendak books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Maurice Sendak is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. He is known for his excellent children's books, and his classic Where the Wild Things Are was a Newberry Medal winner and arguably one of the most beloved kid's books of all time. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Maurice Sendak who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.Books on this list include Where the Wild Things Are, In the Night Kitchen, and many more. What are Maurice Sendak's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.