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Olivia: The Essential Latin Edition
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Olivia: The Essential Latin Edition

by Ian Falconer, Amy High (Translator)
 
Lude et tu cum Olivia, dum...

• vestimenta induit

• carmina cantat

• castella ex harena þngit

• quiescit (fortasse)

• saltat

• parietes pingit

• et -- nem! --

• tandem dormit.

Overview

Lude et tu cum Olivia, dum...

• vestimenta induit

• carmina cantat

• castella ex harena þngit

• quiescit (fortasse)

• saltat

• parietes pingit

• et -- nem! --

• tandem dormit.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"Omnis avia Oliviam et eius cupiditates theatrales cognoscet amabitque." -- Dame Joan Sutherland

"Veni, tu! Venite, vos omnes! Ad editionem extraordinariam Falconis de heroina porcina non obliviscenda." -- Publishers Weekly

"Eloisa aemulam invenit! Oliviam amamus!" -- Hilary Knight

"Multi somniant de saltatione in scaena, sed Olivia saltatricis crura habet." -- Mikhail Baryshnikov

"Olivia compositionem abstractam intellegit multo melius quam puella sex annorum." -- David Hockney

"Tandem, porcina quae se iactet." -- Gloria Steinem

"Plane perfectissimus..." -- Christian Science Monitor

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416942184
Publisher:
Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Publication date:
10/02/2007
Series:
Olivia Series
Edition description:
Latin-Language Edition
Pages:
40
Sales rank:
1,327,018
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

What People are Saying About This

From the Publisher
"Omnis avia Oliviam et eius cupiditates theatrales cognoscet amabitque." — Dame Joan Sutherland

"Veni, tu! Venite, vos omnes! Ad editionem extraordinariam Falconis de heroina porcina non obliviscenda." — Publishers Weekly

"Eloisa aemulam invenit! Oliviam amamus!" — Hilary Knight

"Multi somniant de saltatione in scaena, sed Olivia saltatricis crura habet." — Mikhail Baryshnikov

"Olivia compositionem abstractam intellegit multo melius quam puella sex annorum." — David Hockney

"Tandem, porcina quae se iactet." — Gloria Steinem

"Plane perfectissimus..." — Christian Science Monitor

Meet the Author

Ian Falconer is the author and illustrator of the Olivia book series, including Olivia, Olivia Helps with Christmas, Olivia and the Fairy Princesses, Olivia and the Missing Toy, Olivia Saves the Circus, to name a few. Falconer’s illustrations have graced numerous covers of The New Yorker. He has also designed sets and costumes for the New York City Ballet, the San Francisco Opera, the Royal Opera House, and many others. He lives in Los Angeles, California.

Ian Falconer is the author and illustrator of the Olivia book series, including Olivia, Olivia Helps with Christmas, Olivia and the Fairy Princesses, Olivia and the Missing Toy, Olivia Saves the Circus, to name a few. Falconer’s illustrations have graced numerous covers of The New Yorker. He has also designed sets and costumes for the New York City Ballet, the San Francisco Opera, the Royal Opera House, and many others. He lives in Los Angeles, California.

Amy High (1963-2003) was an outstanding active Latin teacher in the
northern Virginia area. Her elementary Latin program was featured in
Time magazine and on the Oxygen network. She was also the founder of
Lumina, a nonprofit publishing company of Latin materials for young
learners. She was a loving wife to her husband, Tim, and a loving mother
to her three children, Maddy, Josh, and Phoebe. Scholarships for Latin
teachers have been established in her name, and information can be found at
www.AmyHigh.org.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
New York, New York
Date of Birth:
August 25, 1959
Place of Birth:
Ridgefield, Connecticut
Education:
Studied art history at New York University and painting at Parsons School of Design and Otis Art Institute

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