I Love Birthdays (I Love Ollie)

ISBN 13: 9780007309108

I Love Birthdays (I Love Ollie)

3.35 avg rating
( 77 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780007309108: I Love Birthdays (I Love Ollie)

Introducing loveable new character Ollie the zebra and his pet dog, Fred! You're invited to Ollie's birthday! There'll be green balloons and party tunes. Hip, hip, hooray!

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Anna Walker lives in Melbourne, Australia. She completed a degree in Graphic Design in 1994 before becoming a freelance illustrator. Anna's illustrations have enjoyed international success in a broad range of products, from greeting cards to Christmas decorations. Anna's work has gained recognition in regular exhibitions and a Melbourne Art Directors Club award for best illustration. The Ollie books are her first works as author-illustrator.

From School Library Journal:

PreS-K–This precious and uncomplicated picture book expresses pure joy through simple rhyming text and endearing watercolors. Ollie, a zebralike creature, lists all the things he loves about birthdays. “I love treasure hunts,/a yummy treat,/party hats, and dancing feet!” Ollie's animal friends, including his dog Fred, all join him in celebrating. For Ollie, the best part comes at the end of the day. “What I love best is to giggle with Fred, with a birthday balloon above my bed.” The text is short and sweet with only a handful of words on each page. Share this with your youngest audiences or hand it to new readers seeking something unintimidating. Walker's whimsical smiling creatures (reminiscent of a child's beanbag toys) appear against a pure white background, putting them center stage. Amusing layouts in which animals peek over the edge of the page or the birthday boy sails upward on a fistful of balloons emphasize the lighthearted tone.–Jayne Damron, Farmington Community Library, MI. (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book

Shipping: 15.01
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Walker, Anna
ISBN 10: 0007309104 ISBN 13: 9780007309108
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Swan Books
(Essex, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Introducing in paperback format loveable character Ollie the zebra and his pet dog, Fred! New paperback copy, may have some shelf wear, ready for immediate despatch. Bookseller Inventory # 012353

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 15.01
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds