The Wild ThingsBook - 2009
Facing trouble at home with his father gone and his mother and sister uninterested in him, Max runs away from home during an argument only to end up in the island of the Wild Things. Soon Max becomes the king of the island. But things get complicated when Max realizes his subjects want as much from him as he wants from them.
Publisher: San Francisco : McSweeney's Books, 
Copyright Date: ©2009
Branch Call Number: FICTION EGGER...D
Characteristics: 288 pages ; 22 cm
Notes: "Adaped from the illustrated book 'Where the wild things are' by Maurice Sendak, and based on the screenplay 'Where the wild things are' co-written by D.E. and Spike Jonze."