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Steig, William 1907-2003

Overview
Works: 523 works in 2,239 publications in 21 languages and 95,331 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Animated films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Computer animation films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Translator, Contributor, Recipient
Classifications: PZ7.S8177, E
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Sylvester and the magic pebble by William Steig( Book )
125 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 8,031 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 )
90 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,880 libraries worldwide
Since he's a mouse, Doctor De Soto refuses to treat "dangerous" animals--that is, animals who have a taste for mice. But one day a fox shows up and begs for relief from the tooth that's killing him. How can the kindhearted De Sotos turn him away? But how can they make sure that the fox doesn't give in to his baser instincts once his tooth is fixed? Those clever De Sotos will find a way
Abel's island by William Steig( Book )
90 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,374 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 )
47 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,888 libraries worldwide
On her way home from school, Pearl finds an unusual bone that has unexpected powers
Brave Irene by William Steig( Book )
46 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,439 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. Brave Irene is Irene Bobbin, the dressmaker's daughter. Her mother, Mrs. Bobbin, isn't feeling so well and can't possibly deliver the beautiful ball gown she's made for the duchess to wear that very evening. So plucky Irene volunteers to get the gown to the palace on time, in spite of the fierce snowstorm that's brewing-- quite an errand for a little girl. But where there's a will, there's a way, as Irene proves in the danger-fraught adventure that follows. She must defy the wiles of the wicked wind, her most formidable opponent, and overcome many obstacles before she completes her mission. Surely, this winning heroine will inspire every child to cheer her on
Amos & Boris by William Steig( Book )
54 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,263 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
Pete's a pizza by William Steig( Book )
36 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,984 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
Shrek! by William Steig( Book )
66 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 2,811 libraries worldwide
Horribly hideous Shrek leaves home and terrifies everyone he encounters in his search for his equally ugly bride
Dominic by William Steig( Book )
47 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,217 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 )
24 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,918 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
Doctor De Soto goes to Africa by William Steig( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Korean and held by 1,862 libraries worldwide
Expert mouse dentist Doctor De Soto is called suddenly to Africa to work on the sore tooth of a desperate elephant
The real thief by William Steig( Book )
36 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,798 libraries worldwide
The goose who is Chief Guard of the Royal Treasury is unjustly accused of stealing by King Basil the bear and his faithless friends
Toby, who are you? by William Steig( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,632 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 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,615 libraries worldwide
Determined not to forgive them, Spinky sulks and sulks when his family hurts his feelings
Caleb & Kate by William Steig( Book )
25 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,597 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 )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,572 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
The toy brother by William Steig( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 1,550 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
Zeke Pippin by William Steig( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 1,416 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
C D C? by William Steig( Book )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 1,339 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
Doctor De Soto goes to Africa by William Steig( Sound Recording )
56 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,334 libraries worldwide
Dr. De Soto, a mouse dentist, copes with the toothaches of various animals except those with a taste for mice, until the day a fox comes to him in great pain
 
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Alternative Names
Stajg, Uiljam, 1907-2003
Steig, Bill 1907-2003
Steig, William
William Steig Amerikaans schrijver (1907-2003)
William Steig amerikansk författare
William Steig amerikansk skribent
William Steig amerikkalainen sarjakuvataiteilija, lastenkirjailija ja kuvittaja
William Steig auteur et illustrateur de livres pour enfants, créateur de Shrek
William Steig Escritor estadounidense
William Steig illustratore, scultore e scrittore statunitense
William Steig US-amerikanischer Cartoonzeichner
Стайг У. 1907-2003
Стейг, Уильям
Стейг, Уильям 1907-2003
Ուիլյամ Ստեյգ
ויליאם סטייג
סטיג, וילים 1907-2003
סטייג, ויליאם 1907-2003
스타이그, 월리엄 1907-2003
스타이그, 윌리암 1907-2003
스타이그, 윌리엄 1907-2003
스테이그, 윌리엄 1907-2003
윌리엄 스타이그
ウィリアム・スタイグ
スタイグ, ウィリアム
Languages
English (772)
Spanish (90)
French (49)
Chinese (44)
German (43)
Italian (11)
Multiple languages (11)
Korean (7)
Russian (6)
Dutch (5)
Swedish (4)
Hebrew (4)
Japanese (3)
Portuguese (2)
Polish (2)
Turkish (2)
Danish (2)
Catalan (2)
Afrikaans (1)
Finnish (1)
Slovenian (1)
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