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Sylvester and the magic pebble

Author: William Steig
Publisher: New York : Windmill/Wanderer Books, 1980, ©1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a moment of fright, Sylvester the donkey asks his magic pebble to turn him into a rock but then can not hold the pebble to wish himself back to normal again.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Children's fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Steig
ISBN: 0671960229 9780671960223 067166154X 9780671661540 0671662694 9780671662691
OCLC Number: 6087743
Notes: Art techniques used: Pen and black ink drawings with watercolor.
Awards: Caldecott Medal, 1970.
Description: 36 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: by William Steig.

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Sylvester the donkey finds a magic pebble and unthinkingly wishes himself a rock when frightened by a lion. Although safe from the lion, Sylvester cannot hold the pebble to wish himself into a donkey  Read more...

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