The world of William Steig
by Lorenz, Lee.
|Format:||Print Book 1998|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Beginning in the 1960s, Steig demonstrated his understanding and awe of children in numerous award-winning picture books, including such classics as Sylvester and the Magic Pebble (1970 Caldecott Medal), Dominic (1972), Gorky Rises (1980), Doctor De Soto (1982 Newberry Award), and Shrek! (1990)--now a major motion picture. His thirteenth book for children, Pete's a Pizza, was published in 1998.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
-- Themes, motives.
Human beings -- Caricatures and cartoons.
American wit and humor, Pictorial.
|Publisher|| New York :Artisan,1998
|Other Titles|| William Steig
207 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Includes bibliographical references (page 203) and index.