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Newbery Honor Book
Listen to this audiobook excerpt from William Steig's children's book The One and Only Shrek! To mark the 100th birthday of William Steig and in anticipation of the blockbuster movie Shrek the Third, Audio Renaissance presents the must-have collection of Steig classics featuring everyone's favorite ogre, read by Meryl Streep and Stanley Tucci.
William Steig; Illustrated by the author
Mrs. Bobbin isn't feeling very well and can't deliver the beautiful ball gown she's made for the duchess to wear that very evening. Even though it's snowing outside, her daughter, Irene, bravely volunteers to make the delivery for her. After all, Irene loves the snow. But it turns out this isn't just snow. It's a dangerous blizzard with wicked winds threatening to knock her down and steal her precious package. But brave Irene remains steadfast in her determination to make it to the palace on time, no matter what.
William Steig; Pictures by the author
Written and illustrated by William Steig
From the incomparable William Steig, a story that proves even a fox can be out-foxed by a clever mouse.
Doctor De Soto is a 1982 New York Times Book Review Notable Children's Book of the Year and Outstanding Book of the Year, a 1983 Boston Globe - Horn Book Awards Honor Book for Picture Books, and a 1983 Newbery Honor Book.