Join the Conversation

Join the Conversation

Sign up today to hear about books and authors from an independent bookstore near you.


Olivia Cover


By Ian Falconer

Atheneum Books, Hardcover, 9780689829536, 40pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2000

Have fun with Olivia...

-dressing up
-singing songs
-building sand castles
-napping (maybe)
-painting on walls
-and -- whew --

going to sleep at last.

Praise For Olivia

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!