Olivia Goes to Venice by Ian Falconer
  

Olivia Goes to Venice

Written by Ian Falconer

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Everyone’s favourite pig is back for a new adventure. This time she takes on Venice… Olivia loves everything about Venice – especially the ice creams or gelato. But, what will Venice feel about Olivia by the time she leaves? The glorious back-drop of Venice is shown through photographs while Olivia and her family enjoy the sites.

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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!

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Fans of this series will no doubt find this title humorous and enjoy the piglet's newest adventure. -- School Library Journal * The irrepressible Olivia is back. . . . This comic sequel is as delightful as its predecessors. -- Publishers Weekly, STARRED REVIEW

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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Format

Paperback
50 pages

Author

Ian Falconer
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Author's Website

www.myolivia.com/home.php?c...

Publisher

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

Publication date

9th May 2011

ISBN

9781847388360

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