Olivia by Ian Falconer


Olivia by Ian Falconer

Olivia is a delightful little pig who loves to dress-up, dance, sing, think and, of course, accessorise! Everyone's favourite little pig is an undeniable classic - worthy of a translation into this classic language.


Mikhail Baryshnikov Many dream of dancing on the stage, but Olivia has the legs for it.

About the Author

Ian Falconer
Ian Falconer is the author and illustrator of all the titles in the bestselling Olivia series: Olivia, Olivia Saves the Circus, Olivia...and the Missing Toy, and Olivia Forms a Band. 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.

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40 pages


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Publication date

1st October 2007



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