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Caleb and Kate Audiobook

Written by William Steig

Narrated by Stanley Tucci

Published on October 20, 2012

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About Caleb and Kate:

When Caleb finds himself transformed into a dog and is unable to tell his wife his true identity, he decides to become her companion.

Caleb and Kate is a 1977 New York Times Book Review Notable Children’s Book of the Year and Outstanding Book of the Year and a 1978 National Book Award Finalist for Children’s Literature.

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”In a text as imaginative and skillful as his extraordinary color illustrations, Steig tells the comic, touching story of Caleb and his wife.” –Publishers Weekly

”Steig is a superb artist with the literary ingenuity to produce durable, energetic stories.” –The Horn Book

,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.,

“In a text as imaginative and skillful as his extraordinary color illustrations, Steig tells the comic, touching story of Caleb and his wife.” —Publishers Weekly

“Steig is a superb artist with the literary ingenuity to produce durable, energetic stories.” —The Horn Book

Caleb and Kate was published on October 20, 2012.

The intended audience for this book is 4 to 8 years old. The Caleb and Kate Audiobook is . Speechify has the Unabridged edition version of the audiobook.

Both the publication language and the narration language are in English.

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Subjects in Caleb and Kate

Caleb and Kate includes the following subjects: Animals / Dogs. The BISAC Subject Code is Juvenile Fiction, Love & Romance.

About the Author(s) of Caleb and Kate

The author of Caleb and Kate is William Steig. 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. Steig was born in New York City. Every member of his family was involved in the arts, and so it was no surprise when he decided to become an artist. He attended City College and the National Academy of Design. In 1930, Steig’s work began appearing in The New Yorker, where his drawings have been a popular fixture ever since. He published his first children’s book, Roland the Minstrel Pig, in 1968. In 1970, Steig received the Caldecott Medal for Sylvester and the Magic Pebble. His books for children also include Dominic; The Real Thief; The Amazing Bone, a Caldecott Honor Book; Amos & Boris, a National Book Award finalist; and Abel’s Island and Doctor De Soto, both Newbery Honor Books. Steig’s books have also received the Christopher Award, the Irma Simonton Black Award, the William Allen White Children’s Book Award, and the American Book Award. His European awards include the Premio di Letteratura per l’infanzia (Italy), the Silver Pencil Award (the Netherlands), and the Prix de la Fondation de France. On the basis of his entire body of work, Steig was selected as the 1982 U.S. candidate for the Hans Christian Andersen Medal for Illustration and subsequently as the 1988 U.S. candidate for Writing. Steig also published thirteen collections of drawings for adults, beginning with About People in 1939, and including The Lonely Ones, Male/Female, The Agony in the Kindergarten, and Our Miserable Life. He died in Boston at the age of 95.

About the Narrator of Caleb and Kate Audiobook

The narrator for the Caleb and Kate Audiobook is Stanley Tucci.

Caleb and Kate Audiobook Additional Info

The imprint is Macmillan Young Listeners. It is supplied by MPS. The ISBN-10 is 1427232598. The ISBN-13 is 9781427232595.

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