Olivia... and the Missing Toy by Ian Falconer audiobook

Olivia... and the Missing Toy

By Ian Falconer
Read by Dame Edna Everage

Simon & Schuster Audio

The Olivia Series

0.11 Hours 1
Format : Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9780743574747

Olivia has one toy that she loves more than anything. She feeds him, dresses him and takes him everywhere. So when he disappears, Olivia is FURIOUS! She looks under the rug, under the sofa, under the cat. She shouts at Ian and baby William, she cries, she stomps...all to no avail. Then, one dark and stormy night, Olivia hears a noise...Clutching a candelabra, she creeps bravely into her bedroom, and sees a huge menacing shadow on the wall. Who is this monster, and what's that hanging from his jaws? All is resolved peacefully in this entertaining story starring our favorite pig and her favorite toy. Now available as an eBook with audio!

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Summary

Summary

Olivia has one toy that she loves more than anything. She feeds him, dresses him and takes him everywhere. So when he disappears, Olivia is FURIOUS!
She looks under the rug, under the sofa, under the cat. She shouts at Ian and baby William, she cries, she stomps...all to no avail. Then, one dark and stormy night, Olivia hears a noise...Clutching a candelabra, she creeps bravely into her bedroom, and sees a huge menacing shadow on the wall. Who is this monster, and what's that hanging from his jaws?
All is resolved peacefully in this entertaining story starring our favorite pig and her favorite toy. Now available as an eBook with audio!

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“The story humorously portrays the emotions of a young child who knows what she wants out of life...Olivia and the Missing Toy is a fun read for any child who has a favorite toy he or she just can’t part with.” Children’s Literature
“Olivia fans will rejoice to see their favorite pig being her usual extreme self.” Amazon.com editorial review
“Ian Falconer’s popular piglet makes a hilarious comeback in her third...book...This new installment in the winning series is swine-tastically superb.” Barnes & Noble editorial review
“Though it hardly seems possible, Falconer’s visual and verbal narrative talents continue to grow. And so will Olivia’s devotees.” Publishers Weekly
“This book gets everything right; the story is simple yet compelling...it’s great for young listeners, who will respond to the action...and for adults, who will smile with recognition at lively Olivia.” Booklist

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Author

Author Bio: Ian Falconer

Author Bio: Ian Falconer

Ian Falconer is the author and illustrator of the bestselling and Caldecott Honor–winning Olivia series. He studied art art history at New York University and painting at Parsons School of Design, and his illustrations have since appeared on more than thirty covers of the New Yorker. He has also designed sets and costumes for the New York City Ballet, the San Francisco Opera, and the Royal Opera House, among others. He currently lives in New York City.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 0.11
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English