Moby Dick: Chasing the Great White Whale (Hardcover)

Chasing the Great White Whale

By Andrew Glass (Illustrator), Eric A. Kimmel

Feiwel & Friends, 9780312662974, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 4, 2012




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.

About the Author

Eric A. Kimmel is the author of over a hundred books for children. He and his wife live in Portland, Oregon, only a two-hour drive from the ocean, where they watch the migration of the gray whales every year. Andrew Glass is the author and illustrator of many books for children, including the Newbery Honor books Graven Images: Three Stories by Paul Fleischman and The Wish Giver: Three Tales of Coven Tree by Bill Brittain. Andrew lives in Manhattan with his wife and daughter.

Praise For Moby Dick: Chasing the Great White Whale

"...this rollicking yarn with its splendid art will serve as a stand-alone introduction.”--School Library Journal "Kimmel make[s] this classic accessible to young readers.”--Publishers Weekly