Olive, the Other Reindeer

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Chronicle Books, Oct 1, 1997 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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Olive is merrily preparing for Christmas when suddenly she realizes "Olive... the other Reindeer... I thought I was a dog. Hmmm, I must be a Reindeer!" So she quickly hops aboard the polar express and heads to the North Pole. And while Santa and the other reindeer are a bit surprised that a dog wants to join the their team, in the end Olive and her unusual reindeer skills are just what Santa and his veteran reindeer team need. Colorful graphic illustrations accompany this zany dog story from the well-known author and artist team, Vivian and J.otto Seibold. Adorable Olive and her hilarious adventures are sure to make anyone's Christmas merry.

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Easy to read aloud with contemporary imagery. - Goodreads
Cute story and illustrations. - Goodreads
The pictures are super cute and the story is as well. - Goodreads

Review: Olive, the Other Reindeer

User Review  - Cruth - Goodreads

Author: Vivian Walsh Illustrator: J. Otto Seibold First Published: 1997 Whimsical Christmas fare with a clever pun that appeals to adult and child. Easy to read aloud with contemporary imagery. Age: Read aloud: 4+ Read yourself: 7+ -CR- Read full review

Review: Olive, the Other Reindeer

User Review  - Jenny - Goodreads

The title is so clever. Olive is a dog. When she hears the words to Rudolph "all of the other reindeer", she realizes she must be a reindeer and sets off to help Santa. She can't fly, but she still ... Read full review

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About the author (1997)

J.otto Seibold and Vivian Walsh live in California with their two daughters, Theadora and Amelia; and their two dogs, Olive and Mr. Lunch. J.otto draws all of the time. It's his job. He's a professional. He draws on a computer, which makes him sort of like a scientist. But he doesn't wake up until noon, which makes him like an artist. J.otto Seibold and Vivian Walsh have written and illustrated four books for children, Mr. Lunch Takes a Plane Ride, Mr. Lunch Borrows a Canoe, Monkey Business, and

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