William Steig

Illustrator

About William Steig

William Steig (1907 - 2003) was a prolific American cartoonist, sculptor and, later in life, an author of popular children's literature. Most noted for the books Sylvester and the Magic Pebble, Abel's Island and Doctor De Soto, he also created the character Shrek, who inspired the popular movie series.

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William Steig
Happy Birthday William Steig! Now's the time to read Pete’s a Pizza published by Puffin.
6 months ago
William Steig
Happy Birthday William Steig! Now's the time to read Amos & Boris published by Puffin.
6 months ago
William Steig
Happy Birthday William Steig! Now's the time to read Shrek! published by Puffin.
6 months ago
William Steig
Happy Birthday William Steig! Now's the time to read Wizzil published by Puffin.
6 months ago
William Steig
Happy Birthday William Steig! Now's the time to read Doctor De Soto published by Puffin.
6 months ago
William Steig
Happy Birthday William Steig! Now's the time to read Sylvester and the Magic Pebble published by Puffin.
6 months ago
International Children's Book Day
A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, Pete’s a Pizza by William Steig from Puffin.
2 years ago
International Children's Book Day
A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, Amos & Boris by William Steig from Puffin.
2 years ago