Wizzil by William Steig


Wizzil by William Steig

This is a picture book by the Children's Laureate, concerning Wizzil the witch, a troublesome witch who falls in love.


Old Wizzel the witch's hair sticks up from her head in unkempt spikes; her chosen victim, retired farmer DeWitt Frimp, is bald; but both author and illustrator have let their hair down for this tale of mischief, revenge, and redemption . . . In short, Wizzil is literary ambrosia. Blake's pen-and-ink and watercolor illustrations, full of energy and humor and movement are sublime. --Starred, The Horn Book

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 4 To 99


William Steig
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Publication date

18th September 2000



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