SPACE ODDITY Written by David Bowie & Illustrated by Andrew Kolb J-L-L NOTICE OF LEGALNESS This is where it would say that this is published by Penguin. Space Oddity by David Bowie and Andrew KolbChildren’s Book. Artist Andrew Kolb created this wonderfully illustrated children’s book based on David Bowie’s ode to the space-bound Major Tom. Grab the entire book in.
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Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. Preview — Space Oddity by David Bowie. Space Oddity by David Bowie. David Bowie-Inspired Children’s Book Have you ever listened to a song and your mind’s eye is immediately filled with visuals?
David Bowie’s classic space epic is one such song for me.
Space Oddity picture book is viral hit
Every lyric paints such a vivid iolb that I figured “Oh hey, I guess I’ll make that into a children’s book! Published first published December 31st To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
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English review at the bottom En el Andrew Kolb nos presento un maravilloso homenaje a David Bowie: Algo que creo que se debe aclarar es que no es anfrew un cuento infantil, es una historia i English review at the bottom En el Andrew Kolb nos presento un maravilloso homenaje a David Bowie: While all text is exactly the song’s lyrics, Kolb’s merit was create a visual story, where the images not only adapt to the letter, but have life by themselves.
Something I think you should clarify is that it is not just a children’s tale, is an illustrated story that shows how the illustrator performed the song, Could it has done more “dreamy”? Of course, as it could also be darker by the end of Major Tom, but that will be the work of someone else cause they have to visualize the lyrics in another way, for my part I think the way it is done is pretty cute, tender and maintains the tone and essence of Bowie.
Regrettably since it is not easy to find a digital copy, but you can find it here View all 8 comments. Aug 17, Maria Mhemnoch rated it liked it. Jan 14, Nabila Tabassum Chowdhury rated it really liked it Shelves: Jan lolb, Adriana Scarpin rated it liked it Shelves: Em honra de David Bowie.
Aug 18, Octavi rated it it was amazing. View all 4 comments. Oct 11, Farhana rated it liked it Shelves: Jan 13, Manab marked it as to-read. Jun 10, Antonis Moras rated it it was amazing. Aug 18, Peacegal rated it really liked it.
In this wonderfully inspired picture book, the author illustrates what he imagines while listening to David Bowie’s classic song. Jan 24, Kaitlin Smith soace it really liked it. Too sad for a picture book! Oct odddity, Isa Lavinia rated it really liked it Shelves: If you’re familiar with Space Oddity and if you’re not, drop everything and go listen to it you realise it’s not really suited for a children’s book. I mean, spoilers I guess, but Major Tom does not have a very happy ending, does he?
But the book is amazing for all of us ill-functioning adults and for all Bowie fans, so basically for everyone ever, really. And I wasn’t kidding when I said I love Kolb’s spce So, if you haven’t yet, go read it!! David Bowie’s official site Andrew Kolb’s official site which is absolutely full of awesome stuff! Read Space Oddity Here!
View all 5 comments. Sep 14, surfmadpig rated it it was ok Shelves: Andrew Kolb is a talented illustrator. This book was meant to showcase his skills to publishers. So, yeah, as a means of self-promotion: Sep 08, Angela Randall marked it as to-read Shelves: Sounds like a cool idea – Heard about it from this article. There’s also a bit more detail in a post by the author here. Aug 17, Elise rated it it was amazing. Short but so intense.
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David Bowie born David Robert Jones was an English singer, songwriter, actor, multi-instrumentalist, bandleader, producer, arranger, and audio engineer. Active in five decades of rock music and frequently reinventing his music and image, Bowie was widely regarded as an influential innovator, particularly for his work through the s. Bowie has taken cues from a wide range of fine art, philosop David Bowie born David Robert Jones was an English singer, songwriter, actor, multi-instrumentalist, bandleader, producer, arranger, and audio engineer.
Bowie has taken cues from a wide range of fine art, philosophy and literature. He was also a film and stage actor, music video director, and visual artist. Books by David Bowie.
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