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William Steig

Short Biography: William Steig grew up in the Bronx, New York, and was a talented athlete in school. At the same time, though, he loved creating cartoons. He had a long and successful career drawing cartoons for the New Yorker and other magazines. It wasn’t until he was sixty-one years old that he began writing and illustrating children’s books. William Steig’s books have won many awards, including the prestigious Caldecott Medal, awarded for the picture book Sylvester and the Magic Pebble. He is also the author and illustrator of Shrek!, another Live Oak Readalong.

William Steig's Books

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Pete's A Pizza

1 Hardcover/1 CD (see all formats)

Author & Illustrator: William Steig   Narrators: George Guidall, John Mazzoli
ISBN 13: 9781591127406
Length:  4 Min 27 Sec
Release Date: 11/30/2000
Grades: Pre – 2
Price:  $29.95

"Pete is in a terrible state, and it is his father who has the wisdom to humor him back to his usual self by making Pete into a pizza pie. The giggles of Pete and the listeners increase as Pete is kneaded, stretched, spread, baked, and (almost) sliced." - AudioFile Magazine


Pete's A Pizza 1 HC/1 CD
ISBN: 9781591127406
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Pete's A Pizza CD
ISBN: 9781591127383
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Doctor DeSoto (Edicion en Espanol)

1 Paperback/1 CD (see all formats)

Author & Illustrator: William Steig   Narrator: David Cromett
ISBN 13: 9781595191601
Length:  13 Min 14 Sec
Release Date: 11/30/1998
Grades: K – 4
Price:  $19.95

"...an excellent addition to Spanish language collections". - School Library Journal


Doctor DeSoto (Spanish) 1 PB/1 CD
ISBN: 9781595191601
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Doctor DeSoto (Spanish) 4 PB/1 CD
ISBN: 9781595191618
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Doctor DeSoto (Spanish) CD
ISBN: 9781595191595
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Irene la Valiente (Brave Irene)

1 Paperback/1 CD (see all formats)

Author & Illustrator: William Steig   Narrator: Susan Rybin
ISBN 13: 9781595191700
Length:  20 Min 04 Sec
Release Date: 10/30/1997
Grades: K – 4
Price:  $19.95

"Despite a raging snowstorm, Irene, a dressmaker's daughter, offers to deliver the duchess's newly finished ball gown...With sure writing and well-composed, riveting art, Steig keeps readers with Irene every step of the long way". - Booklist


Irene la Valiente 1 PB/1 CD
ISBN: 9781595191700
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Irene la Valiente 4 PB/1CD
ISBN: 9781595191717
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Irene la Valiente CD
ISBN: 9781595191694
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