Sylvester and the magic pebble
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Published:
New York, N.Y. : Simon and Schuster, [1969].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
[32] pages : col. ill. ; 32 cm.
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 780L
Status:
Broomfield Children's Picture Books has 2
JP Steig
Description
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.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0671662694 (Aladdin pbk.), 067166154X, 9780671661540
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
780

Notes

Description
In a moment of fright Sylvester the donkey asks his magic pebble to turn him into a rock but then cannot hold the pebble to wish himself back to normal again.
Awards
Caldecott Medal, 1970.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Steig, W. (1969). Sylvester and the magic pebble. New York, N.Y.: Simon and Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Steig, William, 1907-2003. 1969. Sylvester and the Magic Pebble. New York, N.Y.: Simon and Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Steig, William, 1907-2003, Sylvester and the Magic Pebble. New York, N.Y.: Simon and Schuster, 1969.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Steig, William. Sylvester and the Magic Pebble. New York, N.Y.: Simon and Schuster, 1969. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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