William Steig

William Steig

William Steig (November 14, 1907 – October 3, 2003) was a prolific American cartoonist, sculptor and, late in life, an illustrator and writer of popular children's books. Best known for the picture books Sylvester and the Magic Pebble, Abel's Island and Doctor De Soto, he was also the creator of Shrek!, which inspired the film series of the same name. He was the U.S. nominee for both of the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Awards, as a children's book illustrator in 1982 and a writer in 1988.

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Abel's Island
by William Steig
from Square Fish Publishing
Animal Fantasy for 3rd-5th grade
1977 Newbery Honor Book
in Fantasy Fiction (Location: FIC-FAN)
$6.99
Abel's Island
by William Steig
from Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Animal Fantasy for 3rd-5th grade
1977 Newbery Honor Book
in Animal Stories (Location: FIC-ANI)
$3.00 (1 in stock)
Amos and Boris
by William Steig
from Square Fish Publishing
Animal Fantasy for Kindergarten-3rd grade
in Picture Books (Location: PICTURE)
$6.79
Brave Irene
by William Steig
from Sunburst Book
Realistic Fiction for Kindergarten-3rd grade
in Picture Books (Location: PICTURE)
$6.79
Doctor De Soto
by William Steig
from Square Fish Publishing
Animal Fantasy for Kindergarten-3rd grade
1983 Newbery Honor Book
in Picture Books (Location: PICTURE)
$6.79
Doctor De Soto Goes to Africa
by William Steig
Reprint from HarperCollins
for Kindergarten-3rd grade
in Picture Books (Location: PICTURE)
$5.94
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House
by Eric Hodgins
First Edition from Simon and Schuster
for 10th-Adult
in 20th & 21st Century Literature (Location: LIT7-20)
$10.00 (1 in stock)
Pete's a Pizza
by William Steig
from HarperFestival
Word Books for Preschool-2nd grade
in Board Books (Location: J)
$6.79
Rotten Island
Reprint from David R. Godine
in Picture Books (Location: PICTURE)
$8.46
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble
by William Steig
from Aladdin Paperbacks
Animal Fantasy for Kindergarten-3rd grade
1970 Caldecott Medal winner
in Picture Books (Location: PICTURE)
Zeke Pippin
by William Steig
from HarperCollins
for Kindergarten-3rd grade
in Picture Books (Location: PICTURE)
$8.49