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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David Bowie’s classic space epic is one such song for me. So, yeah, as abdrew means of self-promotion: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

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But according to the website, the illustrator is now talking to publishers “who are klb in trying to spave with the Bowie camp”, and the project’s original purpose — to get Kolb noticed — has certainly worked. English review at the bottom En el Andrew Kolb nos presento un maravilloso homenaje a David Bowie: Oct 19, Isa Lavinia rated it really liked it Shelves: This book was meant to showcase his skills to publishers. Aug 17, Elise rated it it was amazing.

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Larry Mitchell rated it liked it Mar anddew, In this wonderfully inspired picture book, the author illustrates what he imagines while listening to David Bowie’s classic song. Every lyric paints such a vivid picture that I figured “Oh hey, I guess I’ll make that into a children’s book! Andrea with This Book. Preview — Space Oddity by David Bowie. He was also a film and stage actor, music video director, and visual artist.


Aug 18, Peacegal rated it really liked it. Order by newest oldest recommendations. Sarah rated it it was amazing Jan 11, Mirkou Irene rated it really liked it Aug 02, Bowie has taken cues from a wide range of fine art, philosop David Bowie born Adrew Robert Jones was an English singer, songwriter, actor, multi-instrumentalist, bandleader, producer, arranger, and audio engineer.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Refresh and try again. Jennie rated it really liked it Dec 23, He is currently talking to a “major” Canadian publisher about illustration work. Jan 24, Kaitlin Smith rated it really liked it.

But of course it does, and in a way that fans of Bowie’s song will find quite clever. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Open Preview See a Problem? Unfortunately for Kolb, as well as requests to buy the book, he also received kollb email from the music group holding the rights to Space Oddity, and has now been forced to take down the Odeity and to remove references to the Bowie song from his pictures.

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David Bowie’s ‘Space Oddity’ Recreated As Children’s Book [Read + Listen]

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. Its popularity follows another recent children’s book internet sensation, the tongue-in-cheek bedtime story Sppace the Fuck to Sleep, which hit the top of Amazon.

ComicsAlliance readers should by now be familiar with the work of Andrew Kolb. An illustrated version of the David Bowie song Space Oddity, featuring Major Tom “sitting in a tin ajdrew far above the world”, has become a surprise viral sensation. Klb spotlighted the illustrator’s work a couple of times before, first for his groovy representations of The Walking Dead and other beloved artifacts of pop culture, and most recently for his work with some of comics, film and television’s most famous double-acts like The Muppets’ Bunson and Beaker and Kevin Smith’s Jay and Silent Bob, but in spave style of carved wooden blocks.

David Bowie’s official site Andrew Kolb’s official site which is absolutely full of awesome stuff! Jan 13, Manab marked it as to-read.

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