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And the ocean was our sky / Patrick Ness ; illustrated by Rovina Cai.

Ness, Patrick, 1971- (author.). Cai, Rovina, (illustrator.).
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  • 26 of 32 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062860729
  • ISBN: 0062860720
  • Physical Description: 158 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper Teen, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018]

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Summary, etc.:
With harpoons strapped to their backs, the proud whales of Bathsheba's pod live for the hunt, fighting in the ongoing war against the world of men. When they attack a ship bobbing on the surface of the Abyss, they expect to find easy prey. Instead, they find the trail of a myth, a monster, perhaps the devil himself... As their relentless Captain leads the chase, they embark on a final, vengeful hunt, one that will forever change the worlds of both whales and men. With the lush, atmospheric art of Rovina Cai woven in throughout, this remarkable work by Patrick Ness turns the familiar tale of Moby Dick upside down and tells a story all its own with epic triumph and devastating fate.
Target Audience Note:
Teen - Ages 12-14
Grades 7-9
Subject: Whales > Fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Fiction.
Retellings > Fiction.
Revenge > Fiction.
Quests (Expeditions) > Fiction.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Literary.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Animals / Marine Life.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Prejudice & Racism.
Genre: Action and adventure fiction.
Adaptations.
Fantastic fiction.
Young adult fiction.

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