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Maxwell Ford

Where the Wild Things Are

Artist: Maxwell Ford

Banned/Challenged Book: Where the Wild Things Are

Reason for Banning: Banned due to objections to the psychoanalytical interpretations and promoting witchcraft and supernatural elements.

Excerpt from Artist’s Statement: I chose Where the Wild Things Are because my mom read it to me as a kid. It made a big impact on my life and the main character’s name is my name (by the
way my name is Max).

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