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Steig, William 1907-2003

Overview
Works: 514 works in 2,389 publications in 19 languages and 98,018 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Animated films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Picture books  Computer animation 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 )

147 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 8,126 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
Doctor De Soto by William Steig( Book )

98 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 4,868 WorldCat member 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
Abel's island by William Steig( Book )

97 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 4,434 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
The amazing bone by William Steig( Book )

56 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her way home from school, Pearl finds an unusual bone that has unexpected powers
Brave Irene by William Steig( Book )

57 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 3,481 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. 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 )

61 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,306 WorldCat member 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 )

33 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,966 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 )

77 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 2,859 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 )

64 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,314 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 )

26 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,923 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
The real thief by William Steig( Book )

56 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,881 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
Doctor De Soto goes to Africa by William Steig( Book )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 1,857 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
Spinky sulks by William Steig( Book )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined not to forgive them, Spinky sulks and sulks when his family hurts his feelings
Toby, who are you? by William Steig( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,660 WorldCat member 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
Caleb & Kate by William Steig( Book )

31 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,622 WorldCat member 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 )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billedbog. Heksen Wizzil keder sig. Hun beslutter sig for at drille familien Frimp. Da gamle tandlse DeWitt Frimp redder hende fra at drukne, forelsker de sig i hinanden
The toy brother by William Steig( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,569 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
Zeke Pippin by William Steig( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,445 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
Shrek by Andrew Adamson( Visual )

104 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shrek, an ogre, agrees to rescue a beautiful princess and bring her back to Lord Farquaad, in exchange for the return of his land
Doctor De Soto goes to Africa by William Steig( Recording )

59 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,370 WorldCat member 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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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Doctor De Soto
Alternative Names
Stajg, Uiljam, 1907-2003

Steig, Bill 1907-2003

Steig, William

William Steig amerikansk frfattare

William Steig amerikansk skribent

William Steig auteur et illustrateur de livres pour enfants, crateur 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

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ויליאם סטייג

סטיג, וילים 1907-2003

סטייג, ויליאם 1907-2003

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Doctor De SotoAbel's islandThe amazing boneBrave IreneAmos & BorisPete's a pizzaShrek!Dominic