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William O. Steele (1917-1979) was an American author. He was married to another author, Mary Quintard Govan.

Steele was born in Franklin, Tennessee, the son of Core and Sue, and spent a large amount of his youth exploring the woods around his home. This led to an interest in the history of the area and of its pioneers.

Steele would eventually become an author of thirty-nine books. He wrote his historical adventure stories in his home on Signal Mountain, Tennessee which was the location of many of his books. His book, The Perilous Road, which was published in 1958, won the Newbery Honor in 1959.

A few of his other books include:
  • The Golden Root (1951)
  • The Buffalo Knife (1952)
  • Wilderness Journey (1953)
  • Winter Danger (1954)
  • Tomahawks and Trouble (1955)
  • Flaming Arrows (1957)
  • The Perilous Road (1958)
  • The Spooky Thing (1960)
  • The Man with the Silver Eyes (1976)
  • The Silver Amulet (1979)
William O. Steele
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Total Books: 69
The Perilous Road
1986 - The Perilous Road (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780590451284
ISBN-10: 0590451286
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.

The War Party
1978 - The War Party [Voyager Book, Avb 86] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780156946971
ISBN-10: 0156946971

The Man With the Silver Eyes
1976 - The Man with the Silver Eyes (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780152517205
ISBN-10: 0152517200
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.