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Steig, William 1907-2003

Works: 576 works in 2,650 publications in 18 languages and 93,347 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Animated films  Comedy films  Drama  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Humorous fiction  Computer animation films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, wen, 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 )

113 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 7,352 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 )

105 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,885 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 )

96 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 4,325 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 )

65 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,906 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( Book )

59 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,485 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 )

68 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,281 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
Shrek! by William Steig( Book )

89 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 2,907 WorldCat member 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 )

33 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,838 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
Dominic by William Steig( Book )

66 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,246 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 )

23 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,876 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 )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,859 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 )

41 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gawain is a loyal and true goose serving as chief guard of the royal treasury. He'd been happy enough with his life at home tending his garden and making sketches of architectural masterpieces. Now he's being charged with stealing from the treasury. Gawain is certain of his innocence, but he can't prove it. Will the real thief come forward to save Gawain, or will he live in exile forever'
Caleb & Kate by William Steig( Book )

32 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,583 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
Spinky sulks by William Steig( Book )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,577 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 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 1,570 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
Wizzil by William Steig( Book )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,528 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
Zeke Pippin by William Steig( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 1,384 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 )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 1,296 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 )

23 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,276 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
Shrek by Andrew Adamson( Visual )

127 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 1,265 WorldCat member 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
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Doctor De Soto
Alternative Names
Stajg, Uiljam 1907-2003

Steig, Bill

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

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סטיג, וילים 1907-2003

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스타이그, 월리엄 1907-2003

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