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The beast of Cretacea / Todd Strasser.

Strasser, Todd, (author.). Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 Adaptation of (work): Moby Dick. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 23 of 33 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Eckhart Public Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 33 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - The Third Place Teen Library TF STRASSER todd Beast (Text) 840191002444417 Teen - Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763669010
  • ISBN: 0763669016
  • Physical Description: 414 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2015.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: A futuristic reimagining of "Moby Dick" finds young Ishmael awakening aboard a ship on an unpolluted faraway planet where he harvests resources for a depleted Earth before witnessing his captain's growing obsession with a great sea creature.
Target Audience Note: 810 Lexile.
Awards Note: Eliot Rosewater nominee, 2017-2018
Subject: Life on other planets > Fiction.
Teenage boys > Fiction.
Ship captains > Fiction.
Marine animals > Fiction.
Revenge > Fiction.
Sea stories.
Science fiction.
Genre: Young adult fiction.

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