The Amazing Bone

by William Steig, and published by Farrar



The Amazing Bone is a fresh picture book about the adventures of a pig and her new found friend, a talking bone. Delicate color adds to the humor and sprightly joy of this tale.

Awards Won

Title Year
Randolph Caldecott Medal
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott and is intended to create more abundant and joyful life in pictures for children. It is awarded to the most distinguished American picture book for children published in the United States during the year, and shall be awarded to the artist whether or not he be author of the text.
1977 - Honor(s)