Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble Cover

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

By William Steig; William Steig (Illustrator)

Aladdin Paperbacks, Paperback, 9780671662691, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 2, 1987

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.