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Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Oct 1, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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Have fun with Olivia...
  • dressing up
  • singing songs
  • building sand castles
  • napping (maybe)
  • dancing
  • painting on walls
  • and -- whew! --
going to sleep at last.

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User Review  - smithhousehold - Overstock.com

I love Ian Falconers minimalist use of color in his stories. It makes the book come to life. Been reading these books to my daughter since she was a baby. Shes 8 and reads them still. We love them. They never get old. Read full review

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User Review  - babyduke - Target

Very good quality material and great niece loves the story. Read full review

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About the author (2000)

Ian Falconer is the author and illustrator of the Olivia book series. The character of Olivia—a precocious little pig who loves fashion, ballet, opera, and getting her own way—is based on Falconer's real-life niece. Falconer's illustrations have graced numerous covers of The New Yorker magazine. In addition, he has designed sets and costumes for the New York City Ballet, the San Francisco Opera, and the Royal Opera House, among others. He lives in Los Angeles.

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