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Steig, William 1907-2003

Overview
Works: 595 works in 2,167 publications in 14 languages and 99,811 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Picture books  Humorous stories  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Pictorial works  Interviews 
Roles: Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Translator, Recipient, Contributor
Classifications: PZ7.S8177, [E]
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Sylvester and the magic pebble by William Steig( Book )
100 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 7,216 libraries worldwide
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
Doctor De Soto by William Steig( Book )
95 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 6,674 libraries worldwide
Expert mouse dentist Doctor De Soto is called suddenly to Africa to work on the sore tooth of a desperate elephant
Abel's island by William Steig( Book )
62 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,313 libraries worldwide
Castaway on an uninhabited island, Abel, a very civilized mouse, finds his resourcefulness and endurance tested to the limit as he struggles to survive and return to his home
The amazing bone by William Steig( Book )
33 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,573 libraries worldwide
On her way home from school, Pearl finds an unusual bone that has unexpected powers
Amos & Boris by William Steig( Book )
46 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,170 libraries worldwide
Amos the mouse and Boris the whale have little in common except that they are both mammals and save each other's lives
Brave Irene by William Steig( Book )
33 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,052 libraries worldwide
Plucky Irene, a dressmaker's daughter, braves a fierce snowstorm to deliver a new gown to the duchess in time for the ball
Shrek! by William Steig( Book )
69 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 2,801 libraries worldwide
Horribly hideous Shrek leaves home and terrifies everyone he encounters in his search for his equally ugly bride
Pete's a pizza by William Steig( Book )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Korean and held by 2,788 libraries worldwide
When Pete feels miserable because rain makes it impossible to play ball outdoors, his father finds a fun indoor game to play with his son
Dominic by William Steig( Book )
35 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 2,020 libraries worldwide
Dominic the dog finds many exciting adventures and great danger fighting the Doomsday Gang after he decides to see the world
C D B by William Steig( Book )
22 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and held by 1,966 libraries worldwide
Letters and numbers are used to create the sounds of words and simple sentences 4 u 2 figure out with the aid of illustrations
The real thief by William Steig( Book )
36 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,760 libraries worldwide
When Gawain the goose is deserted by his friends after being unjustly convicted of stealing from his beloved king, the real thief is tortured by his conscience
Toby, who are you? by William Steig( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,731 libraries worldwide
"When Toby and his parents go on a picnic, there's no telling who he'll pretend to be"--Inside front dust-jacket
Spinky sulks by William Steig( Book )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,711 libraries worldwide
Determined not to forgive them, Spinky sulks and sulks when his family hurts his feelings
The toy brother by William Steig( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 1,620 libraries worldwide
An apprentice alchemist finds that his despised kid brother is the only one who can help him when he concocts a potion which makes him the size of a peanut
Caleb & Kate by William Steig( Book )
15 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in English and French and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
When Caleb finds himself transformed into a dog and is unable to tell his wife his true identity, he decides to become her companion
Wizzil by William Steig( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 1,612 libraries worldwide
A bored witch causes trouble when she decides to take revenge on an old man, but her mischief leads to a happy ending
Zeke Pippin by William Steig( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 1,466 libraries worldwide
After finding a harmonica in the street, a young pig becomes an accomplished musician, but when his loving family falls asleep every time he plays, he runs away in search of a more appreciative audience
Shrek by Andrew Adamson( visu )
84 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
Shrek, an endearing ogre, goes on a daring quest to rescue feisty Princess Fiona with the help of his loveable, loud-mouthed Donkey. Together they want to win back the deed to his beloved swamp from scheming Lord Farquaad
C D C? by William Steig( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 1,395 libraries worldwide
Letters, numbers, and symbols are used to create the sounds of words and simple sentences which U R expected to figure out with the aid of illustrations
Farmer Palmer's wagon ride by William Steig( Book )
16 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,322 libraries worldwide
A kindly pig and his hired donkey, Ebenezer, suffer unlikely adventures when returning from market with gifts for their fat families
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Steig, Bill, 1907-2003
Steig, William
Стейг, Уильям, 1907-2003
סטיג, וילים, 1907-2003
スタイグ, ウィリアム
Languages
English (709)
French (37)
Spanish (33)
German (27)
Multiple languages (14)
Italian (12)
Dutch (7)
Chinese (5)
Hebrew (4)
Korean (4)
Polish (3)
Danish (2)
Russian (1)
Slovenian (1)
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