Olivia Forms a Band: Book summary and reviews of Olivia Forms a Band by Ian Falconer

Olivia Forms a Band

by Ian Falconer

Olivia Forms a Band by Ian Falconer
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  • Published in USA  Jun 2006
    50 pages
    Genre: Novels

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Everyone's favorite Caldecott-winning porcine diva is back and with fanfare! There are going to be fireworks tonight, and Olivia can hardly wait to hear the band. But when she finds out that there isn't going to be a band, she can't understand why not. How can there be fireworks without a band?! And so Olivia sets to putting a band together herself...all by herself. Using pots, pans, her brother's toys, and even her father's suspenders, Olivia forms a band spectacular enough to startle any audience. Lavishly brought to life in Ian Falconer's signature style, and introducing an eye-catching shade of blue, here is Olivia doing what Olivia does best -- making noise.

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"Another crowd-pleasing performance for the porcine starlet and her creator." - PW
"So consummately consistent are Falconer's characterizations and so perceptive are Olivia's constant fans, that every deft facial nuance will be met with squeals of approval" - Kirkus.

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