Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

By William Steig; William Steig (Illustrator)

Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, Hardcover, 9780671661540, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 1988

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 true magic. Illustrated with William Steig's glowing pictures, this is a modern classic beloved by children everywhere.