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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, 1988- (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 25 of 34 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Henderson County Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 34 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Etowah Branch NES (Text) 33258008461480 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Henderson Main Branch NES (Text) 33258008457942 Young Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062860729
  • ISBN: 0062860720
  • ISBN: 9780062877444
  • Physical Description: 158 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]

Content descriptions

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 > Fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Fiction.
Revenge > Fiction.
Quests (Expeditions) > Fiction.
Genre: Sea fiction.
War fiction.
Action and adventure fiction.
Young adult fiction.

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