Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Olive, the Other Reindeer. Kids love this book because of the goofy dog. Children will like the sophisticated art, even without a tight storyline. Hmmm, I must be a Reindeer!" The Easter Bunny hops into Christmas and things are about to get wild! We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Hmmm, I must be a Reindeer!" The story is about a dog who hears a Christmas song on the radio and then sets out on a funny journey. Olive makes yet another generation of children smile! "Olive, The Other Reindeer" is the story of a little dog named Olive who things she is a reindeer and goes off to the North Pole to help Santa and the reindeer at Christmas. It is, however, based on one of our favorite Christmas books. Refresh and try again. I wanted to like it, because a very dear friend gave it to my child, but I just couldn't like it. I read this as a Tumblebook. Olive, the Other Reindeer. Olive, the Other Reindeer - Kindle edition by Walsh, Vivian, Seibold, J.otto. We notice new things every time and laugh at the things we remember. When Santa cancels his annual flight because of a hurt reindeer, a young Christmas loving dog named Olive is convinced she has what it takes to get Santa's flight off the ground and save Christmas. Buy Olive, the Other Reindeer by (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. The spreads are abuzz with comical details." Olive is a little dog who believes she just may be a reindeer. A page for describing YMMV: Olive, the Other Reindeer. Reviewed in the United States on December 30, 2020, This was a really great story about a little dog named Olive and Christmas. These are books that you can read online and they are delightful! A perennial tale of love and acceptance that will help youngsters see their own value, during good days or bad. A Literacy Book Companion Unit with Comprehension & Fun Activities, based on the book Olive the Other Reindeer. We pull it out every Christmas and enjoy the quirky illustrations and the funny story. Most kids' books are about the same length or a little longer than the TV specials or movies based upon them. Please try again. Reviewed in the United States on January 27, 2020. Comet (the biggest reindeer) uses a piece of extra ribbon to tie Olive to the reindeers' elaborate harness system. This should be an instant classic! There was a problem loading your book clubs. His computer-generated, airbrush-smooth characters resemble digital icons, but their asymmetrical quality lends them a hand-drawn warmth. But when she hears this holiday tune, a bit of an identity crisis sets in. He draws on a computer, which makes him sort of like a scientist. Lunch. But he doesn't wake up until noon, which makes him like an artist. This book is a family classic but I needed another copy to give as a Christmas gift to my teenage son’s math teacher, who has young children. Beautiful book, wonderful quality. Olive was in her dog house wrapping presents for Christmas when a song came on the radio. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Check your library's web page to see if it offers Tumblebooks. Holy adorable, man...Olive hears a Christmas song on the radio and realizes that she must have been mistaken thinking she was a dog, otherwise why would people be singing about "Olive, the other reindeer?" She figures she must be a reindeer and heads to the North pole. A story about the true meaning of love. I just enjoy a fun Christmas book without the heavy themes. Directed by Steve Moore. Olive sets off for the North Pole to help Santa deliver Christmas gifts to all the good little boys and girls. Olive must be a reindeer! My husband likes to have a special book to read to the little ones he visits when he puts on the red suit. It also has a good message that everyone can find a place to help. Silly and cute, with bold, colourful artwork to illustrate the story of Olive the little dog who wanted to be a reindeer, and got to help Santa out important night. Included with a Kindle Unlimited membership. This Is How We Do It: One Day in the Lives of Seven Kids from around the World (Eas... To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Please see preview pages and descriptions below . And help she does, in her own doggie way! :-) Very cute and fun story but the illustrations were not exactly my cup of tea. Lunch Borrows a Canoe, Monkey Business, and. "Olive, The Other Reindeer" is the story of a little dog named Olive who things she is a reindeer and goes off to the North Pole to help Santa and the reindeer at Christmas. Colorful graphic illustrations accompany this zany dog story from the well-known author and artist team, Vivian and J.otto Seibold. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I found the illustrations to be a bit strange and not soft and cozy, which is how I think of Christmas. Even though Santa knows Olive can’t fly, he lets her join the team. It's only February, but Olive has already put me in the Christmas spirit! She decides she must be a reindeer and heads to the North Pole to see if she can join Santa's reindeer team. She's all grown up now, but when I saw this book, I knew it would be a hit! I have to admit while the animation for the special may look weird, the plot was 100 times better than t. This book is definitely not a strong 4 star rating and I do not feel like wondering if it is a 3.5 or more but I am being generous considering the television special ruined this book. Or get 4-5 business-day shipping on this item for $5.99 He does several preschools, libraries, and family gatherings where he reads a book and sings Christmas carols with them. His book. These are books that you can read online and they are delightful! Olive sets off for the North Pole to help Santa deliver Christmas gifts to all the good little boys and girls. Hardcover – Picture Book, October 1, 1997, Previous page of related Sponsored Products. I found the illustrations unattractive and I didn't much care for the story. Book: Olive the Other Reindeer, Freebie: Word Sort, Theme: acceptance, Theme: Christmas, Theme: Friendship Friday, December 7, 2012. . "Olive, The Other Reindeer" is the story of a little dog named Olive who things she is a reindeer and goes off to the North Pole to help Santa and the reindeer at Christmas. So she quickly hops aboard the polar express and heads to the North Pole. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 5, 2015. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 28, 2020. This book is definitely not a strong 4 star rating and I do not feel like wondering if it is a 3.5 or more but I am being generous considering the television special ruined this book. J.otto draws all of the time. She was so thankful and on a sweeter note she had actually asked for the Olive books on her baby registry and I had no idea! Adorable Olive and her hilarious adventures are sure to make anyone's Christmas merry. This should be an instant classic! And while Santa and the other reindeer are a bit surprised that a dog wants to join the their team, in the end Olive and her unusual reindeer skills are just what Santa and his veteran reindeer team need. Olive, a beautiful, high spirited Jack Russell Terrier wanted to work for Santa. So she does what any other reindeer would do—Olive heads off to the North Pole to help Santa deliver his toys. Olive, The Other Reindeer is the story of a little dog named Olive who things she is a reindeer and goes off to the North Pole to help Santa and the reindeer at Christmas. It also doesn't have a ton of logic (I can see kids questioning), in that there is mention at dogs can't fly, and a "solution," yet no mention of the fact that reindeer usually can't fly either. Cute story and illustrations. With no formal art training, he was able to sneak into the art world during the "outsider art" craze of the 1990s. ", 2.5 - This is pretty cute in a few ways. Reviewed in the United States on December 5, 2019. Dangling from a ribbon tied to Comet's reins, Olive looks more like a stray ornament than a reindeer, but her doggy talents of chewing, sniffing, and fetching rescue Father Christmas from multiple mishaps. Its a good thing that Olive decides to join Santa on Christmas Eve. Well, Santa loves it and that should count for something. And while Santa and the other reindeer are a bit surprised that a dog wants to join the their team, in the end Olive and her unusual reindeer skills are just what Santa and his veteran reindeer team need. This short, bouyant, imaginatively drawn book is destined to be a future classic. How to Fold a Taco (English and Spanish Edition). She goes to the North Pole to help Santa deliver presents and ends up saving the day multiple times. Chronicle Books; Illustrated edition (October 1, 1997). Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) is a service we offer sellers that lets them store their products in Amazon's fulfillment centers, and we directly pack, ship, and provide customer service for these products. Follow along with Grandma as she reads aloud OLIVE THE OTHER REINDEER. (Classic Seuss), © 1996-2021, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Find out in this hilarious and heartwarming adventure, loved by kids, parents and teachers everywhere! I love it! AbeBooks.com: Olive, the Other Reindeer (Olive, OLIV) (9780811818070) by Vivian Walsh; J.otto Seibold and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices. Great for teachers and parents. She figures she must be a reindeer and heads to the North pole. My students really enjoyed the book :). Funny how things work out! A delightful little book that will be fun to use for that purpose and a great story for the little ones to learn and relate to others in the family about how Olive saved Christmas. As the sleigh rose high in the sky, "Olive was surprised it was so easy to fly." The artwork reminds me of Picasso. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. The students always love this Christmas tale! Lunch Borrows a Canoe, Monkey Business, and Free Lunch. And while Santa and the other reindeer are a bit surprised that a dog wants to join the their team, in the end Olive and her unusual reindeer skills. I had all my staff members sign it and we gifted it to her! To see what your friends thought of this book. She is listening to the song ‘Rudolph the red nosed reindeer and realizes it says ‘Olive the other reindeer’. Olive is a dog. 4/19/1999 Truly, it is not a book. I think the cutest part of the book is the title and the "mis-heard lyrics" behind it. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Unfortunately, I wasn't as impressed with this book as I'd hoped to be, or as other readers seem to be. Olive is a dog who helps Santa out one year. Olive works very hard, and saves the day!This unit has an easy craftivity with two writing prompt choices:*Favorite part of the story and why you liked th Vivian Walsh is a children's book author. (1997). This edition was published in 1998 by Scholastic Inc. in New York. The story follows a dog named Olive, who does not act at all like a dog. UPDATE 2019 This is such a cute little book. I thought I was a dog. Olive, a beautiful, high spirited Jack Russell Terrier wanted to work for Santa. Hmmm, I must be a Reindeer!" Olive misheard the song and sang “Olive, the other reindeer” instead of “All of the other reindeer” so she realized that she must be a reindeer and if she is a reindeer she must report to the North Pole to help Santa Claus. (Prices may vary for AK and HI.). This was my daughter's favorite Christmas movie when she was a kid. October 1st 1997 Start by marking “Olive, the Other Reindeer” as Want to Read: Error rating book. Olive is a dog who helps Santa out one year. Please try again. Off they go on their Christmas flight—and it’s a good thing Olive is along for the ride. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. So she quickly hops aboard the polar express and heads to the North Pole. The carol begins, "Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer / had a very shiny nose / and if you ever saw it, / You would even say it glows / All of the other reindeer / used to laugh and call him names / They never let poor Rudolph / join in any reindeer games." — 31 pages Thinking that "all of the other reindeer" she hears people singing about include her, Olive the dog reports to the North Pole to … I remember as a kid I saw countless times every year the wonderful Olive, the Other Reindeer that had Drew Barrymore and since I never read books as a child I didn't know this tv special was adapted from a book. J. otto Seibold and Vivian Walsh have written and illustrated four splendid books for children: Mr. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Santa hopes he can make the Christmas run with "all of the other reindeer". Hello Select your address All Hello, Sign in. Olive has quite an experience with Santa and the reindeer and ends up saving Christmas! Instead of limiting their cheekiness to in between the title page and "The End," Vivian Walsh's and J.otto Seibold's combined charm pops up on the slip cover (check out the bios), the end papers, and even the bar code comes with a saucy message. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Second, her hearing "All of the other reindeer", yet. Where has this book been all my life? Account & Lists Account Returns & Orders. Help kids discover the inspiring life of Martin Luther King Jr. Dog Lovers only! Free delivery on qualified orders. Hmmm....I must be a reindeer!". We read this story as a family every Christmas, and I have given the book as a gift several times! Help others learn more about this product by uploading a video! 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