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Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

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Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

by William Steig


Quick Overview

Sylvester the donkey finds a magic pebble and unthinkingly wishes himself a rock when frightened by a lion. Although safe from the lion, Sylvester cannot hold the pebble to wish himself into a donkey again. Caldecott Medal winner. Full-color illustrations.


On a 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 true self makes a story that is beautifully tender and filled with magic. Illustrated with William Steig's glowing pictures, this is a modern classic beloved by children everywhere. Selected as one of the 100 Best Books of the Century by the National Education Association. Size 0.16" H x 10.76" L x 8.29" W, 32 pages

Additional Information

ISBN 9780671662691
Author William Steig
Age Group 5-8
Book Type paperback

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