William Steig

American cartoonist, children's illustrator and writer

1907   -   2003

country of citizenship: United States of America
educated at: Townsend Harris High School
occupation: writer, sculptor, illustrator, children's writer, screenwriter
award received: Zilveren Griffel, Silver Brush, Caldecott Medal

William Steig (November 14, 1907 – October 3, 2003) was an American cartoonist, sculptor, and, in his later life, an illustrator and writer of 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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works

9

Shrek!

book

author: William Steig

1990

Abel's Island

children's book

author: William Steig

1976

Mamo fa il broncio

1988 novel written by William Steig

author: William Steig

1988

Pietro Pizza

book by William Steig

author: William Steig

1998

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

book by William Steig

author: William Steig

1969

CDB!

book by William Steig

author: William Steig

1968

CDC?

book by William Steig

author: William Steig

1984

Doctor De Soto

book by William Steig

author: William Steig

1982

The Amazing Bone

book by William Steig

author: William Steig

1976

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