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

By: Ness, Patrick, 1971-.
Contributor(s): Cai, Rovina, 1988- [ill.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York, NY : HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018]Edition: 1st ed.Description: 158 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9780062860729.Other title: & the ocean was our sky.Related works: Inspired by: Melville, Herman, 1819-1891. Moby Dick.Subject(s): Whales -- Juvenile fiction | Human beings -- Juvenile fiction | Imaginary wars and battles -- Juvenile fiction | Whales -- Fiction | Human beings -- Fiction | Imaginary wars and battles -- FictionGenre/Form: Action and adventure fiction.DDC classification: [Fic] Summary: "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"--Amazon.com.
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Inspired by Herman Melville's Moby Dick.

School Library Journal starred, August 2018

Booklist starred, August 2018

Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books starre, September 2018

Pub Weekly, August 2018

Kirkus Starred, June 2018

"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"--Amazon.com.

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