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Olivia ( Classic Board Books) by Ian Falconer

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Olivia the pig has to do many things during the day including: painting on the walls, playing dress up, singing songs, and (maybe) even taking a nap. The charcoal drawings are highlighted with red paint. Named one of the Best Children's Books 2000 by Publishers Weekly. A 2001 Caldecott Honor Book.
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.
Number of Pages: 34
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction, Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Animals / Pigs
Series Title: Classic Board Books
Format: Board_book
Publisher: Atheneum
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Ian Falconer
Language: English
Street Date: September 28, 2004
TCIN: 11818572
UPC: 490590327159
Item Number (DPCI): 059-03-2715

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Great Niece loves this book

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5 out of 5 stars
babyduke 2 years ago
Very good quality material and great niece loves the story.see moreof the reviewer's review
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A classic!

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5 out of 5 stars
Ayana 3 years ago
This book is a must in any young girl's book collection. Olivia is smart, sassy, independent, and a dreamer. A refreshing change from all of the princess books out there. My daughter loves this book. In fact, so do my 2 sons.see moreof the reviewer's review
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"A Day in the Life..."

5 out of 5 stars
Interested Student 7 years ago
Olivia is a great depiction of what it is like to be a young girl from the child's perspective. It tells how she feels when it comes to taking care of family pets, putting up with little brothers, and going on some of her favorite adventures. We also find out about some of the trials that Olivia has...see moreof the reviewer's review
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Olivia...the Great!!!

5 out of 5 stars
Monica Sawyer 7 years ago
This book is an utter delight for young children. Ian Falconer did an amazing job illustrating Olivia throughout the book. This book is about an over energetic young pig, who lives with her parents, little brother Ian, her dog Perry and cat Edwin. She is a spectacular pig who is good at many things ...see moreof the reviewer's review
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