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

Ness, Patrick, 1971- (author.). Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 Based on (work): Moby Dick. (Added Author). Cai, Rovina, (illustrator.).

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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Summary:

With harpoons strapped to their backs, the proud whales of Bathsheba's pod live for the hunt. Led by the formidable, dangerous Captain Alexandra, they fight 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. With their relentless Captain leading the chase, they embark on a final, vengeful hunt, one that will forever change the worlds of both whales and men.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library YA FIC NESS (Text) 33892100558239 Young Adult Fiction Book None 09/11/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062860729
  • ISBN: 0062860720
  • Physical Description: 158 pages : illustrations (mostly color) ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]

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Summary, etc.:
With harpoons strapped to their backs, the proud whales of Bathsheba's pod live for the hunt. Led by the formidable, dangerous Captain Alexandra, they fight 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. With their relentless Captain leading the chase, they embark on a final, vengeful hunt, one that will forever change the worlds of both whales and men.
Subject: Whales > Juvenile fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Juvenile fiction.
Revenge > Juvenile fiction.
Quests (Expeditions) > Juvenile fiction.
Whales > Fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Fiction.
Revenge > Fiction.
Quests (Expeditions) > Fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Whales > Fiction.
Human beings > Fiction.
Imaginary wars and battles > Fiction.
Adventure and adventurers > Fiction.
Sea stories.

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