Come with us aboard the Pequod.
We search for Moby Dick,
the Great White Whale!
Along with Captain Ahab,
you’ll meet danger face to face,
hunting the fiercest creature
the seas have ever known!
Are you brave enough—
and bold enough—
for the adventure of your life?
The award-winning author and illustrator team of Eric A. Kimmel and Andrew Glass introduce a new generation of readers to a magnificent and memorable retelling of Herman Melville’s masterpiece, Moby Dick.
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A pity he chooses to end the retelling with the simplistic and wholly un-Melville-ian lesson, “The moral of this story is, / as my sad tale has shown: / Respect all creatures, great and small, / and leave the whales alone!” The high point of the title turns out to be Glass’ art.Jul 25 2012 | Read Full Review of Moby Dick: Chasing the Great ...
Kimmel (Even Higher!) works hard to make this classic accessible to young readers, distilling Melvilleâs sprawling epic into sturdy ballad-style verse: âThen Captain Ahab came on deck./ What happened to his leg?/ Tâwas bitten off by Moby Dick./ Thatâs why the whalebone peg.â Glassâs s...Jul 09 2012 | Read Full Review of Moby Dick: Chasing the Great ...