The Real Thief

The Real Thief

by William Steig

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780312371456
Publisher: Square Fish
Publication date: 10/02/2007
Pages: 64
Sales rank: 153,995
Product dimensions: 5.13(w) x 7.52(h) x 0.29(d)
Lexile: 960L (what's this?)
Age Range: 7 - 10 Years

About the Author

William Steig (1907-2003) was a cartoonist, illustrator and author of award-winning books for children, including Shrek!, on which the DreamWorks movies are based; the Caldecott Medal-winner Sylvester and the Magic Pebble; The Caldecott Honor book The Amazing Bone; and the Newbury Honor Books Abel's Island and Doctor De Soto. Stieg also published thirteen collections of drawings for adults, including The Lonely Ones, Male/Female, and Our Miserable Life.

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Real Thief 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The book is good for people who like funny stuff and people who like fiction books
Guest More than 1 year ago
The Real Thief is a mystery book and I love mystery books. The animals in the book are unique, especially the goose. The goose is smart to put rushes on his feet when people are looking for him. Nobody really finds out who took the rubies. This book is a good book for mystery lovers. -- Z.C.D.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I loved this book. There was suspense, and you can read it fast. If you love animals you will love this book!
Guest More than 1 year ago
The Real Thief is a terrific book about a goose who is accused of stealing but isn¿t the real thief. I liked it when Gawain, the goose, flies away because the people at his trial all voted him guilty. I liked the way the author described the treasure house, where the king keeps all his money, jewels, and precious items, because it seemed so real. The pictures were excellent. I recommend this book to people who like to read about crime.