WorldCat Identities

Steig, William 1907-2003

Works: 698 works in 3,113 publications in 22 languages and 92,801 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Drama  Animated films  Comedy films  Children's films  Computer animation films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator, Creator, wpr, Composer, Artist, Translator, Contributor, Recipient
Classifications: PZ7.S8177, E
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Most widely held works about William Steig
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Sylvester and the magic pebble by William Steig( Book )

156 editions published between 1959 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 7,483 WorldCat member 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."--Title page verso
Doctor De Soto by William Steig( Book )

135 editions published between 1982 and 2018 in 10 languages and held by 4,999 WorldCat member 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 )

106 editions published between 1974 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 4,259 WorldCat member 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. In braille
The amazing bone by William Steig( Book )

73 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a bright and beautiful spring day, and Pearl is dawdling on her way home from school. Most unexpectedly, she strikes up an acquaintance with a small bone. Pearl and the bone immediately take a liking to each other, and before you know it, she is on her way home with the bone in her purse, left open so they can continue their conversation. But the trip home turns out to be surprisingly treacherous. Can a pig and a small talking bone out-wit a band of robbers and a hungry fox?
Brave Irene by William Steig( Recording )

71 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,556 WorldCat member 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
Amos & Boris by William Steig( Book )

81 editions published between 1971 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 3,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amos the mouse and Boris the whale are friends who have very little in common. Boris rescues Amos, who has set out to sail the seas - but might there be a time when Boris needs rescuing too? An award winning fable and New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year from classic creator, William Steig. Age: 0-6
Pete's a pizza by William Steig( Recording )

51 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 3,016 WorldCat member 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 )

101 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in 11 languages and held by 2,981 WorldCat member 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 )

65 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,174 WorldCat member 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 )

28 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and held by 1,815 WorldCat member 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 )

28 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,804 WorldCat member 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 )

54 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,731 WorldCat member 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
Spinky sulks by William Steig( Book )

20 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined not to forgive them, Spinky sulks and sulks when his family hurts his feelings
The toy brother by William Steig( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,539 WorldCat member 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 )

33 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prentenboek over een timmerman die, na een ruzie met zijn vrouw, door een heks omgetoverd wordt in een hond. Gelukkig wordt de betovering na lange tijd verbroken
Wizzil by William Steig( Book )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,514 WorldCat member 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
Sylvester and the magic pebble by William Steig( Recording )

75 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Duncan family is beside itself when son Sylvester turns himself into a rock to escape the jaws of a hungry lion. Magic and suspense, along with wonderful music and animation, bring this classic's children's story to life
Zeke Pippin by William Steig( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,341 WorldCat member 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 )

18 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 1,253 WorldCat member 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 )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wagon ride from town is so hazardous that Farmer Palmer, a pig, and Ebenezer, an ass, barely make it home again
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Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.08 for Shrek fore ... to 0.88 for Familiar f ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Sylvester and the magic pebble
Doctor De SotoAbel's islandThe amazing boneBrave IreneAmos & BorisPete's a pizzaShrek!Dominic
Alternative Names
Stajg, Uiljam 1907-2003

Steig, Bill

Steig, Bill 1907-2003

Steig, William

Steig, William, 1907-

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

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Стайг, Уильям

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Стейг, Уильям 1907-2003

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סטיג, וילים 1907-2003

סטייג, ויליאם 1907-2003

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스타이그, 윌리암 1907-2003

스타이그, 윌리엄 1907-2003

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