Sylvester and the Magic Pebble  


Sylvester and the Magic Pebble
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers | November 1, 2005 | 42 pages
ISBN: 9781416902065

One 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 own donkey self makes a story that is beautifully tender and perfectly joyful. Illustrated with William Steig's glowing pictures, this winner of the 1970 Caldecott Medal is a modern classic beloved by children everywhere.