Lockie Leonard,

Using these questions as a stimulus to follow path of questioning you read Lockie Leonard, Human Torpedo. Read critically gain better understanding the novel Torpedo written by Tim Winton. The name this study guide is Frequency because it hoped that will be able get onto right frequency engage in critical analysis visual text required Board Studies your Province, State and Country.

Lockie Leonard, hot surf-rat, is in love. The human torpedo barely settled into his new school, and already he’s got a girl on mind. And not just any girl: it has to be Vicki Streeton, the smartest, prettiest, richest class. But what chance have you when your dad’s cop, mum’s frighteningly understanding parent, brother wets bed teachers take an instant dislike then fall love at twelve-and-three-quarter years old? It can only mean trouble, worry, mega-embarrassment some wild, wild times.

Lockie Leonard, a thirteen-year-old Australian surfer, moves to new town and befriends Egg, long-haired Metal Head, while trying save the local harbor from being buried in industrial waste.