Olivia: the audio collection [electronic resource] / [Ian Falconer].
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- ISBN: 9780743598194 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- ISBN: 0743598199 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (45 min.)) : digital.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: [United States] : Simon & Schuster Audio : Made available through hoopla, 2009. [United States] : Simon & Schuster Audio : 2009.
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|Participant or Performer Note:||Read by Dame Edna Everage.|
|Summary, etc.:||Finally available on audio, all five Olivia titles in one collection, gloriously read by Dame Edna Everage. Olivia Olivia...and the Missing Toy Olivia Forms a Band Olivia Saves the Circus Olivia Helps with Christmas Share in the antics and adventures of Olivia, everyone's favorite hyperactive piglet, as she spins tall tales about lion taming and tightrope walking, plays amateur detective, starts her own one-pig band, saves Santa from being cooked in the fireplace, and creates more than her fair share of havoc that will amuse and delight listeners of all ages.|
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The Olivia Audio Collection
Ian Falconer was born in Ridgefield, Connecticut on August 25, 1959. He studied art history at New York University and painting at Parsons School of Design and Otis Art Institute. He is a writer and artist who has illustrated many covers of The New Yorker magazine. He has also designed sets and costumes for the New York City Ballet, the San Francisco Opera, and the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Olivia, his first children's picture book, received many awards including the Caldecott Honor in 2001. He has published several more picture books about Olivia including Olivia Saves the Circus, Olivia Forms a Band, Olivia Helps with Christmas, and Olivia Goes to Venice. He also illustrated Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary by author David Sedaris. (Bowker Author Biography)