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Olivia

Falconer, Ian, 1959- (Book - 2000 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Olivia
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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.
Authors: Falconer, Ian, 1959-
Statement of Responsibility: written and illustrated by Ian Falconer
Title: Olivia
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2000
Characteristics: [36] p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Summary: 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.
Subject Headings: Behavior Fiction Swine Fiction
Genre/Form: Picture books
Topical Term: Behavior
Swine
LCCN: 99024003
ISBN: 0689829531
9780689829536
Branch Call Number: J PIC F
Research Call Number: JFF 01-1481
JFF 01-1481
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Jul 07, 2014
  • orange_dolphin_185 rated this: 1 stars out of 5.

Another Pottery Barn summer reading lists book

Mar 21, 2014
  • KRockstar10 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

This is the kind of book that makes me want to have a kid. It makes me yearn for the days when my brothers and sisters were busy little three and four year olds, going about all of their very important business. So, so cute.

This is a good reading that can be used to talk about gender and identity issues with younger kids.

Jul 18, 2012
  • cascahawk rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

a wonderfully funny book
ages 2-7
heart warming and entertaining

This book is hilarious! I grew up in the 70s and I see a greater selection of quality childrens' books today.

Olivia could be your daughter. It gives a humorous and realistic look at the life of Olivia the pig.

I particularily enjoyed Olivia's attempt to recreate a Jackson Pollock painting.

Jan 11, 2008
  • reviewer rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Well and stylishly illustrated, but the text is a little too coy and the main character a little too clothing-obsessed to make for an enduring book. Inherent gender bias might make it slightly more appealing to girls.

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Jul 07, 2014
  • orange_dolphin_185 rated this: 1 stars out of 5.

orange_dolphin_185 thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

sunnypony thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 2 and 8

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Jul 07, 2014
  • orange_dolphin_185 rated this: 1 stars out of 5.

This talks about Olivia and what she does one of the things she does is misbehave

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Jul 07, 2014
  • orange_dolphin_185 rated this: 1 stars out of 5.

This is Olivia she is good at a lot of things

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