Olivia Goes to Venice by Ian Falconer

Olivia Goes to Venice

Written by Ian Falconer

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Everyone’s favourite little pig is back in a brand new adventure in which Olivia goes off to Venice. Hilariously funny with some beautifully rendered artwork. Olivia takes Venice by storm, dodging pigeons in the Piazzo San Marco, eating an abundance of the most delicious gelato and barely staying afloat in a gondola. She also uncovers the wonderful delights of Venice with that very special ‘Olivia’ style and flair.


Olivia Goes to Venice by Ian Falconer

In her latest adventure, Olivia, everyone's favourite little pig, is off the Venice, the place of fine art, carnival and gondolas for a family holiday to remember. With her very own discerning eye for style, Olivia takes the beautiful city of Venice by storm. From dodging pigeons in the Piazza San Marco, to eating an abundance of the most delicious Italian gelato at Carneval, and barely staying afloat in a gondola, Olivia uncovers the wonderful delights of Venice with that very special 'Olivia' style and flair!

About the Author

Ian Falconer

Ian Falconer is the author and illustrator of the Olivia book series, including Olivia, Olivia Helps with Christmas, Olivia and the Fairy Princesses, Olivia and the Missing Toy, Olivia Saves the Circus, to name a few. Falconer’s illustrations have graced numerous covers of The New Yorker. He has also designed sets and costumes for the New York City Ballet, the San Francisco Opera, the Royal Opera House, and many others. He lives in Los Angeles, California.

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50 pages


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Simon & Schuster Childrens Books an imprint of Simon & Schuster Ltd

Publication date

1st October 2010




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