A River by Marc Martin
  

A River

Written by Marc Martin
Illustrated by Marc Martin

Synopsis

A River by Marc Martin

There is a river outside my window. Where will it take me? So begins an imaginary journey from the city to the sea. From factories to farmlands, freeways to forest, each new landscape is explored through stunning illustrations and poetic text from this award-winning picture-book creator.

Reviews

Marc Martin's illustrative style, coupled with his creative storytelling has truly captured our imagination. His clever use of mixed media and texture make for a pleasingly vibrant read and the anticipation of what lies overleaf, make all of his books irresistible page-turners.

, 'A River

.... From Martin's stunning representation of the patchwork fields to the hubbub of the bustling city, each unfurling spread is dramatically different from its predecessor.

A perfect introduction for a younger reader to the world around us and it's dramatic landscapes.And don't forget to keep an eye out for the boat and our intrepid adventurer as you follow the undulating river.

Marc Martin's picture books are always a delight - a feast for the eyes, gloriously narrated. [...]

About the Author

Marc Martin is an illustrator, artist and book maker based in Melbourne, Australia. His illustrations have been commissioned by clients such as Monocle magazine, Wired magazine, The Financial Review, Capital magazine, The Australian Centre for the Moving Image, and various festivals. He is also the author and illustrator of five books, A Forest, Silent Observer, The Curious Explorer's Illustrated Guide to Exotic Animals A-Z, Max and A River.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
40 pages

Author

Marc Martin
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Publisher

Templar Publishing

Publication date

1st January 2016

ISBN

9781783704330


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