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Olivia

Author: Ian Falconer
Publisher: New York, New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2000. ©2000
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Whether at home getting ready for the day, enjoying the beach, or at bedtime, Olivia is a feisty pig who has too much energy for her own good.
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Genre/Form: Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Falconer, Ian, 1959-
Olivia.
New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2000
(OCoLC)796936259
Named Person: Behavior; Pigs
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Falconer
ISBN: 9780689829536 0689829531 9780439319041 0439319048
OCLC Number: 41284980
Notes: "An Anne Schwartz book."
Art techniques used: Soft charcoal drawings with splashes of red in gouache.
Awards: Caldecott Honor Book, 2001.
Target Audience: Interest age level : Ages 3-5.; Lexile: AD270L
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: written and illustrated by Ian Falconer.
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Whether at home getting ready for the day, enjoying the beach, or at bedtime, Olivia is a feisty pig who has too much energy for her own good. A Caldecott Honor Book. 20,000 first printing.  Read more...

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Dame Joan Sutherland Every granny will recognize and "love" Olivia and her theatrical desires! Hilary Knight Eloise has met her match! We love Olivia! David Hockney Olivia's grasp of abstract Read more...

 
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A very creative and talented little pig

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-01-19) Excellent Permalink

Excellent book! It has a creative use of color in the illustrations. The book tells of a day in the life of Olivia, the pig. Olivia is a very creative and talented little pig. I enjoyed the story's length, just right. I also like the durable pages. Meet Olivia, a delightful, high energy, clothing...
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