Sylvester and the Magic Pebble - (Libro en Inglés)

$ 748.00
ISBN: 9781416902065
ISBN: 9781416902065
Editorial: Simon & Schuster Books
Autor: Steig, William
Año de edición: 2005
Edición: 1
N° Páginas: 42
Tipo de pasta: Pasta dura
Descripción: Caldecott Medal WinnerThis deluxe edition of Sylvester and the Magic Pebble truly recaptures that magic for a whole new generation of readers--featuring retouched, vibrant illustrations and William Steig's moving Caldecott Medal acceptance speech.One rainy day, Sylvester finds a magic pebble that can make wishes come true. But when a lion frightens him on his way home, Sylvester makes a wish that brings unexpected results. How Sylvester is eventually reunited with his loving family and restored to his own donkey self makes a story that is beautifully tender and perfectly joyful. Biografía del autor William Steig (1907-2003) was a cartoonist, illustrator, and author of award-winning books for children. Most notablySylvester and the Magic Pebble, for which he received the Caldecott Medal;The Amazing Bone, a Caldecott Honor book;Amos & Boris, a National Book Award Finalist; andAbel's Island andDoctor De Soto, both Newbery Honor books. Steig is also the creator ofShrek! which inspired the Dreamworks films. Steig also received the Christopher Award, the Irma Simonton Black Award, the William Allen White Children's Book Award, the America Book Award, and Society of Illustrators Lifetime Achievement Award. He was also the US nominee for both of the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Awards as an illustrator in 1982, and then as an author in 1988. He is survived by his wife, Jeanne Steig, and four children.
  • Idioma: Inglés
  • Autor: Steig, William
  • Editorial: Simon & Schuster Books
  • N° Paginas: 42
  • Tipo de pasta: Pasta dura
  • Envío: Desde EE.UU.