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Caleb and Kate

Caleb and Kate

William Steig; read by Stanley Tucci

Macmillan Young Listeners



Macmillan Young Listeners

Macmillan Audio

On Sale: 10/20/2012

ISBN: 9781427232595

When Caleb finds himself transformed into a dog and is unable to tell his wife his true identity, he decides to become her companion.

Caleb and Kate is a 1977 New York Times Book Review Notable Children's Book of the Year and Outstanding Book of the Year and a 1978 National Book Award Finalist for Children's Literature.

ALA Notable Children's Books, National Book Awards Finalist, NYT Outstanding Books of the Year, Horn Book Magazine Fanfare List, NYTBR Notable Children's BOTY

Praise for Caleb and Kate

“In a text as imaginative and skillful as his extraordinary color illustrations, Steig tells the comic, touching story of Caleb and his wife.” —Publishers Weekly

“Steig is a superb artist with the literary ingenuity to produce durable, energetic stories.” —The Horn Book

William Steig; read by Stanley Tucci

William Steig (1907-2003) was a cartoonist, illustrator and author of award-winning books for children, including Shrek!, on which the DreamWorks movies are based; the Caldecott Medal-winner Sylvester and the Magic Pebble; The Caldecott Honor book The Amazing Bone; and the Newbury Honor Books Abel's Island and Doctor De Soto. Stieg also published thirteen collections of drawings for adults, including The Lonely Ones, Male/Female, and Our Miserable Life.

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William Steig