NASA astronaut Leland D Melvin with his dogs Jake and Scout
Spotted deer, Chitwan National Park, Nepal
Sendak’s pictures are so lovely for your (untitled) book! Utterly different from anything he’s ever done — with a timeless, classic quality: You’ll be happy, I know. The little girl is so lovely, and the rabbit is funny, a good combination, I think.
A letter from the one and only Ursula Nordstrom to the great Charlotte Zolotow, who has died at 98. Zolotow authored more than 70 children’s books, including her lovely collaboration with young Maurice Sendak, Mr. Rabbit and the Lovely Present.