[PDF] The Lost Thing By Shaun Tan – Sigilo.us

[PDF] The Lost Thing  By Shaun Tan – Sigilo.us
  • Hardcover
  • 32 pages
  • The Lost Thing
  • Shaun Tan
  • English
  • 23 October 2019
  • 1894965108

The Lost Thing A Kid Finds A Lost Thing On The Beach Where He S Scavenging For His Bottle Top Collection The Thing Is A Large, Freakish Creature But No One Else Really Notices It It S Simply Not A Part Of Their Familiar Day To Day Reality So The Kid Takes It Upon Himself To Try To Find Where The Lost Thing Belongs The Lost Thing Is A Gently Humorous Story That Will Be Read And Enjoyed By A Wide Range Of Ages While The Narrative Is Full Of Typical Thoughts Of An Observant And Caring Young Person, The Illustrations Provide A Surreal And Thought Provoking Backdrop For This Lost Dog Story With A Definite Twist The Lost Thing Is The First Book That Shaun Tan Both Wrote And Illustrated.

Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the The Lost Thing book, this is one of the most wanted Shaun Tan author readers around the world.

10 thoughts on “The Lost Thing

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    This incredible book was made into an academy award winning short film The Australian artist and illustrator, Shaun Tan, is the Midas of the visual world His innovative illustrations speak volumes.Plot A boy , still curious due to his youth, discovers an odd creature at the beach, a Thing that appears lost In this mundane monotonous world of sepia, The Lost Thing, goes by relatively unnoticed The boy sets out to find the Lost Thing a home Themes The Lost Thing explores how curiosity and This incredible book was made into an academy award winning short film The Australian artist and illustrator, Shaun Tan, is the Midas of the visual world His innovative illustrations speak volumes.Plot A boy , still curious due to his youth, discovers an odd creature at the beach, a Thing that appears lost In this mundane monotonous world of sepia, The Lost Thing, goes by relatively unnoticed The boy sets out to find the Lost Thing a home Themes The Lost Thing explores how curiosity and wonder decay with age, until we, as adults, are simply robotic grey creatures In a way, we have been conditioned to mirror the colourless world around us Tan challenges the reader to not follow the many signs and orders that have conditioned us, but rather to witness and remember the fantasti...

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    I am having a moment of going through my collected works of Australian illustrator Shaun Tan So far this year I have worked my way through what I consider his masterpiece The Arrival and hisrecent The Singing Bones WhileThe Lost Thingis probably not my favourite of his works, it is still an outstanding picture book There is actually very little to read but you can spend ages pouring over the illus...

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    Link for a short movie adaptation

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    Well, actually I finished watching it As I couldn t find the soft copy anywhere, I just watched the short film that Shaun Tan made from this book and yes, I loved it That was obvious though His books never fail to amaze me 3

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    E allora Un ragazzo occhialuto e spettinato nota una strana creatura sulla spiaggia Una cosa strana, una specie di teiera con i tentacoli Sembra spaesata, o forse solamente abbandonata E si lascia avvicinare senza ti dal ragazzo che decide di cercarne il proprietario.I due iniziano quindi a girare per la citt in silenzio alla ricerca del Posto per la Cosa smarrita che, apparentemente, nessuno vuole.In questo peregrinare notiamo tante cose strane che riusciremmo a vedere tranquillamente s E allora Un ragazzo occhialuto e spettinato nota una strana creatura sulla spiaggia Una cosa strana, una specie di teiera con i tentacoli Sembra spaesata, o forse solamente abbandonata E si lascia avvicinare senza ti dal ragazzo che decide di cercarne il proprietario.I due iniziano quindi a girare per la citt in silenzio alla ricerca del Posto per la Cosa smarrita che, apparentemente, nessuno vuole.In questo peregrinare notiamo tante cose strane che riusciremmo a vedere tranquillamente se solo non fossimo sempre cos impegnati a pensare ai fatti nostri.Il racconto molto breve, folgorante Forse troppo Disegni meravigliosi come sempre lo sono quelli di questo autore E il messaggio altrettanto chiaro e folgorante Prendere tempo, vedere dove di solito non guardiamo, rallentare, incuriosirsi per tutto quello che c di...

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    Well, I ve loved the other books I ve read by this author illustrator, and he recently won an Oscar for a film adaptation of this book an Academy Award winning animation short I ve not seen, yet so I was sufficiently curious to get and read a copy of the book And, yes, I want to see the film I can see it being an excellent short.It s probably not fair that I compare all Tan s books with the brilliant The Arrival or even The Red Tree those books are so amazing This one is terrific too Mela Well, I ve loved the other books I ve read by this author illustrator, and he recently won an Oscar for a film adaptation of this book an Academy Award winning animation short I ve not seen, yet so I was sufficiently curious to get and read a copy of the book And, yes, I want to see the film I can see it being an excellent short.It s probably not fair that I compare all Tan s b...

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    I loved this book The illustrations are a weird combination of dark depressing and funny ironic It is a dark, mechanical world Very dystopian, but the characters do normal and very dorky things that make it funny The text by itself would seem ordinary, which is part of the magic of this book, because it fools the reader into thinking they will see something familiar in the illustration Of course there is nothing boring or cliche about the illustrations In fact, it is completely unpredictab I loved this book The illustrations are a weird combination of dark depressing and funny ironic It is a dark, mechanical world Very dystopian, but the characters do normal and very dorky things that m...

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    ok m him i ler yapt m z hayatlar m zda neleri g z ard ediyoruz, neleri ka r yoruz ya da neleri g rmek istemiyoruz bunlara cevap niteli inde bir izgi hikaye Shaun Tan n hayal g c ve e siz izgileri ile birlikte g zel bir kitap.

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    I m only giving it 4 stars because it wasn t quite as magical as The Red Tree The main character finds a Lost Thing on the beach It s huge and red and looks kind of like a giant coffee pot with tentacle y feet No one wants it where does it belong And who is responsible now that it has been Found This is another engrossing picture book for older readers, with endless details to...

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