Shrek! by William Steig
  

Shrek!

Written by William Steig
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Synopsis

Shrek! by William Steig

Read the book that inspired the famous film franchise in this wonderfully funny picture book. Before Shrek made it big on the silver screen, there was William Steig's SHREK!, a book about an ordinary ogre who leaves his swampy childhood home to go out and see the world. Ordinary, that is, if a foul and hideous being who ends up marrying the most stunningly ugly princess on the planet is what you consider ordinary.

About the Author

William Steig (1907 - 2003) was a prolific American cartoonist, sculptor and, later in life, an author of popular children's literature. Most noted for the books Sylvester and the Magic Pebble, Abel's Island and Doctor De Soto, he also created the character Shrek, who inspired the popular movie series.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

William Steig
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Publisher

Puffin an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

1st June 2017

ISBN

9780141374710


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