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Olivia

Author: Ian Falconer
Publisher: 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 for children
Family stories
Caldecott Medal
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Binding)
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Falconer, Ian, 1959-
Olivia.
New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2000
(OCoLC)796936259
Named Person: Olivia, (Fictitious character from Falconer); Olivia, (Fictitious character from Falconer)
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Falconer
ISBN: 9780689829536 0689829531 0689874723 9780689874727
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.; Structure indicator: 80 (high); Syntactic indicator: 80 (high); Semantic indicator: 50 (medium); Decoding indicator: 70 (high)
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! David Hockney Olivia's grasp of abstract composition is extraordinary for a six-year-old. Gloria Steinem 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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