Author & Illustrator

William Steig

Biography

William Steig’s drawings appeared regularly in The New Yorker since 1930. He also wrote and illustrated books for children, most recently his memoir, When Everybody Wore a Hat. His other books include Sylvester and the Magic Pebble, winner of the Caldecott Medal; The Amazing Bone, a Caldecott Honor Book; and Abel’s Island and Doctor De Soto, both Newbery Honor Books; Doctor De Soto Goes to Africa; Pete’s A Pizza; and Zeke Pippin.

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble
Doctor de Soto
Abel's Island
Pete's a Pizza
When Everybody Wore a Hat
Wizzil

Most Popular William Steig Books

    Doctor de Soto
    William Steig
    Sylvester and the Magic Pebble
    William Steig
    Pete's a Pizza
    William Steig
    Abel's Island
    William Steig
    Dr. De Soto
    William Steig
    Amos & Boris
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Book Stats

11
Authored
11
Illustrated
2
Collaborators

All William Steig Books

YearTitleAuthorIllustratorPages
2012Sylvester and the Magic PebbleWilliam SteigWilliam Steig32
2010Doctor de SotoWilliam SteigWilliam Steig32
2007Abel's IslandWilliam SteigWilliam Steig117
2003Pete's a PizzaWilliam SteigWilliam Steig32
2003When Everybody Wore a HatWilliam SteigWilliam Steig40
2000WizzilWilliam SteigQuentin Blake32
1998A Handful of Beans: Six Fairy TalesJeanne SteigWilliam Steig144
1986Brave Irene: A Picture BookWilliam SteigWilliam Steig32
1986Brave IreneWilliam SteigWilliam Steig32
1982Dr. De SotoWilliam SteigWilliam Steig32
1980Gorky RisesWilliam SteigWilliam Steig32
1971Amos & BorisWilliam SteigWilliam Steig32

Collaborators

Quentin Blake
Jeanne Steig