Synopses & Reviews
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. Of course, it's another story for Olivia's exhausted mother. Full-color illustrations.
Dame Joan Sutherland Every granny will recognize and love Olivia and her theatrical desires!
Hilary Knight Eloise has met her match! We love Olivia!
Mikhail Baryshnikov Many dream of dancing on the stage, but Olivia has the legs for it.
David Hockney Olivia's grasp of abstract composition is extraordinary for a six-year-old.
Gloria Steinem At last, a pig with self-esteem!
Gloria SteinemAt last, a pig with self-esteem!
Have fun with Olivia...
- dressing up
- singing songs
- building sand castles
- napping (maybe)
- painting on walls
- and -- whew! --
going to sleep at last.
About the Author
is the author and illustrator of all the titles in the bestselling Olivia series: Olivia
, Olivia Saves the Circus
, Olivia...and the Missing Toy
, Olivia Forms a Band
, Olivia Helps with Christmas
, Olivia Goes to Venice
, and Olivia and the Fairy Princesses
. His illustrations have also graced many covers of The New Yorker
. In addition, he has designed sets and costumes for the New York City Ballet, the San Francisco Opera, and the Royal Opera House (Covent Garden), among others. Mr. Falconer lives in New York City.