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The watertower

by Gary Crew

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Published by Crocodile Books in Brooklyn, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Water towers -- Fiction.,
    • Friendship -- Fiction.,
    • Australia -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      On a scorching hot summer day in Preston, Australia, Spike and Bubba go for a swim in the old water tower which casts a long dark shadow across everything in the area.

      Edition Notes

      Other titlesWater tower
      Statementwritten by Gary Crew ; illustrated by Steven Woolman.
      ContributionsWoolman, Steven, 1969- ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.C867 Wat 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL676822M
      ISBN 101566562333
      LC Control Number97023095
      OCLC/WorldCa37024200

      Presented at the Primary English Teacher's Association of Australia "Picture This!" conference, this 90 minute workshop explored the use of Gary Crew's The Watertower as a vehicle for critical and creative thinking skills in the. Synopsis On a scorching hot summer day in Preston, Australia, Spike and Bubba go for a swim in the old water tower which casts a long dark shadow across everything in the area. Customers who bought this item also bought Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of /5(28).

      The mist lifted the moment he stepped through. And there was the watertower at the summit. His watertower This was what he had come for. In the award-winning book The Watertower, readers were introduced to the small town of Preston and the old watertower that stands outside the town. It is a place where Bubba and Spiro go to play and swim. The watertower was an excellent book to had excellent detail,colourful pictures and wonderful vocabulary. In my opinion, I would read it again. Was this review helpful? Yes No. Report This. gmh on Febru /5(1).

      About this book. 20th Anniversary Edition Nobody in Preston could remember when the watertower was built, or who had built it, but there it stood on Shooter's Hill- its iron legs rusted, its egg-shaped tank warped and leaking- casting a long dark shadow across the valley, across Preston itself. Buy The Watertower by Gary Crew, Steven Woolman (Illustrator) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 3 editions - starting at $ Shop now.


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The ‘Watertower’ is essentially a graphic novel or visual text, making use of both words and art to impart the story. The books itself centres around two boys who decide to explore an old water tower, which towers over the small mid American town of Preston.

The Water tower dominates the town, standing high upon Shooter’s hill.4/5. Winner of the Australian Children's Picture Book of the Year Award. Nobody in Preston could remember when the watertower was built, or who had built it, but there it stood on Shooter's Hill--its 4/5(5).

THE WATERTOWER by Gary Crew & illustrated by Steven Woolman ‧ RELEASE DATE: Feb. 20, For older readers, a genuinely eerie picture book, which Crew (Bright Star,etc.) and Woolman have constructed as a kind of puzzle. The haunting watertower sits outside of town like an egg on legs, or like a lurid green broken spaceship.

This book was gifted to my 4 year-old son for Christmas by his uncle, and it was perfect. My child has an infatuation with water towers, and looks for them every time we travel. This is an enduring story about little boy, his love for water towers and an adventure he encounters while traveling with his beloved grandparents.5/5(11).

For older readers, a genuinely eerie picture book, which Crew (Bright Star,etc.) and Woolman have constructed as a kind of puzzle. The haunting watertower sits outside of town like an egg on legs, or like a lurid green broken spaceship.

This is a unit plan (teaching ideas) for The Watertower. It is a children's picture book by the prolific multi-award winning Australian author Gary Crew and illustrated by Steven Woolman. This gothic science fiction story takes place in a small rural town called Preston.

The book explores biz. Gary Crew has 91 books on Goodreads with ratings. Gary Crew’s most popular book is The Watertower.

The Watertower - By Gary Crew. The Watertower, written by Gary Crew and illustrated by Steven Woolman is a strange but interesting picture book.

The story starts with two young boys named Bubba and Spike who venture over to the old watertower, where they know they are not allowed. Gary Crew has written many award-winning books for children including First Light which won the Australian Children's Picture Book of the Year Award. He lives in Queensland.

Steven Woolman's big-screen style landscapes and eerie black surrounds, reminiscent of a darkened movie theater, set the scene for The Watertower, his ninth published book/5(27).

The Watertower is a science fiction/horror/fantasy story that was written by Gary Crew and illustrated by Steven Woolman. Paulsen () suggests "One of the reasons Crew teamed up with Woolman was because of the illustrator's interest in the macabre, bizarre fantasy and old B.

Horn Book Crew (First Light) weaves a disquieting tale set in an Australian outback town, where a rusted old watertower seems to be inhabited by a malevolent alien presence. One sweltering afternoon, two buddies named Bubba and Steve, climb the tower for a : For older readers, a genuinely eerie picture book, which Crew (Bright Star,etc.) and Woolman have constructed as a kind of puzzle.

The haunting watertower sits outside of town like an egg 3/5(10). Published inThe Watertower was written by Gary Crew and illustrated by Steven Woolman.

The narrative follows an adventure by two boys, Spike and Bubba, who explore a watertower which overshadows the town of Preston. Whilst the boys share a youthful bond, they actively separate themselves from the town. THE WATERTOWER User Review - Kirkus For older readers, a genuinely eerie picture book, which Crew (Bright Star,etc.) and Woolman have constructed as a kind of puzzle.

The haunting watertower sits outside of town like an egg on /5(3). The Watertower Gary Crew, Author, Steven Woolman, Illustrator Interlink Publishing Group $ (32p) ISBN More By and About This Author Crew (First Light) weaves a disquieting.

Gary Crews's science fiction story is given chilling visual treatment in this tingling, page-turning picture book. The watertower has stood on Shooter's Hill in Preston for as long as anyone can remember, rusted and egg-shaped, casting its shadow over the town.

But there is something ominous about that tower-- something that artist Steven Woolman has turned into a masterpiece of visual imagery as the story of. Get this from a library.

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