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Olive

it was amazing 5.00  ·  Rating details ·  4 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Meet Olive. She's optimistic and well-intentioned . . . and a magnet for mishaps. When Olive's day goes from bad to worse, she wonders if her family and friends can love her in spite of her flaws.
Hardcover, 34 pages
Published August 29th 2019 by Pink Umbrella Books LLC
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Aimee (Getting Your Read On)
I just love children's book that promote positive learning for children. Learning is more than just listening, it's talking too. That's why this book is fantastic- it gives the story of sweet Olive Ewe (who makes mistakes!) and then gives several pages of pictures and prompts so adults can talk with children about feelings, mistakes, forgiving and love. This is so needed in a world of electronics and distraction. Adults and children need ways to express, feel and talk together about important ...more
Nicole
Nov 04, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Olive is for everyone. As an adult reading it brought back so clearly what it felt like to be a kid, and like Olive, I would make mistakes and get in a little trouble. I could also so easily relate to the adults in Olive's life who get frustrated by the messes she creates. Reading about Olive was a good reminder of the commonalities in human experience and the importance of responding to our own and other's emotions with love and understanding.

And this book does all of that important stuff while
...more
Janell Madison
Nov 03, 2019 rated it it was amazing
“Olive” written by Michelle E. Wilson, Illustrated by Angie Penrose

“Olive” has a great message, great illustrations, and great lessons! Love this book! Kids will love reading this rhyming story again and again! 5 stars!-Green Gables Book Reviews

Wilson and Penrose have created “Olive” and poor “Olive” is having a rough day. Olive is a happy lamb, but things keep going wrong! She spilled her cereal, over glued her art project, fell in a mud puddle and more. She is feeling blue. But, Olive knows
...more
Lori Weller
rated it it was amazing
Nov 07, 2019
Aimee (Getting Your Read On)
I just love children's book that promote positive learning for children. Learning is more than just listening, it's talking too. That's why this book is fantastic- it gives the story of sweet Olive Ewe (who makes mistakes!) and then gives several pages of pictures and prompts so adults can talk with children about feelings, mistakes, forgiving and love. This is so needed in a world of electronics and distraction. Adults and children need ways to express, feel and talk together about important ...more
Nicole
Nov 04, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Olive is for everyone. As an adult reading it brought back so clearly what it felt like to be a kid, and like Olive, I would make mistakes and get in a little trouble. I could also so easily relate to the adults in Olive's life who get frustrated by the messes she creates. Reading about Olive was a good reminder of the commonalities in human experience and the importance of responding to our own and other's emotions with love and understanding.

And this book does all of that important stuff while
...more
Janell Madison
Nov 03, 2019 rated it it was amazing
“Olive” written by Michelle E. Wilson, Illustrated by Angie Penrose

“Olive” has a great message, great illustrations, and great lessons! Love this book! Kids will love reading this rhyming story again and again! 5 stars!-Green Gables Book Reviews

Wilson and Penrose have created “Olive” and poor “Olive” is having a rough day. Olive is a happy lamb, but things keep going wrong! She spilled her cereal, over glued her art project, fell in a mud puddle and more. She is feeling blue. But, Olive knows
...more
Lori Weller
rated it it was amazing
Nov 07, 2019
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