William Steig (1907–2003) was an artist and writer best known for Shrek! (the basis of the blockbuster film series). He received the Caldecott Medal and the Newbery Honor. Jeanne Steig is the author of A Handful of Beans and A Gift from Zeus. She is also a self-taught artist, working almost exclusively with found materials. She lives in Boston. Roz Chast is a cartoonist whose work regularly appears in the New Yorker. She lives in Connecticut. Jules Feiffer is an award-winning writer, illustrator, screenwriter, playwright, children’s book author, and cartoonist. He lives in New York City.
Love this book - wonderful stories and images - great to see these drawings of Wm SteigPublished 10 months ago by Sarah Hutt
Fist of all the paintings are so humane and reflect an understanding of humane nature. The colors are charming. Read morePublished on April 14, 2013 by Elizabeth (Lisa) Gross