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Newton Steel, Rime of the White Whale, and Trilogy(April 23rd, Ode to the Muskrat, On the Passing of the Mantis)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A celebration of the spirit of a little known depression era labor strike, a commeration of Coleridge and Melville, and a collection of three rather Wordsworthian shorter works by the late black and Cherokee poetess from Detroit, Fayette Jones-Ziegler are offered here for your consideration and pleasure.
The Slayers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A young man named Rado signs aboard a mighty dirigible called the Slayer to hunt dragons, but soon learns that the captain will not rest until he kills the mighty gold dragon. First published in 2001, "The Slayers" is a fun, clever retelling of Moby Dick in a fantasy world with dragons.
Requiem for Ahab
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Requiem for Ahab takes place 20 years after the death of Captain Ahab in the novel Moby-Dick. Ahab’s young son has grown into a man on a quest to understand his father’s life … and death. There is only one man who can help him discover the truth about his father’s madness—the sailor who called himself Ishmael. Thomas and Ishmael find common cause in laying Ahab’s ghost to rest once and for all.
The Games End
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,780. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Hollywood goes to East Africa to make a film, but struggles with Africanization, intrigue and murder to save the elephant. The film story is a "Moby Dick" theme played out with a great elephant, Ahmed, that captures the adventure and romance as they find themself in the African bush to save the game,but run into opposition every way they turn.
Punchafish
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Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In the tradition of "Moby Dick," "The Old Man and the Sea" and the great Ali-Foreman bout of 1974 comes a man vs fish story for the 21st century. It's survival of the fittest for George Miller, a down-and-out working stiff who has to beat the odds (and a really big fish) to reclaim his dignity. Short story, humor, around 2000 words.
Megalodon Lives
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,810. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In the chaotic, racially charged summer of 1992, a failing New York aquarium attempts a bold effort to capture a Great White Shark to lure more customers. The crew takes advantage of a terrible tragedy to capture a fantastic beast, a Carcharodon Megalodon. The supposedly extinct ancestor of the Great White is very much alive. Finding the monster was only half the battle.
The Life and Times of Herman Melville
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Melville's Moby-Dick is considered one of the greatest novels ever wrote--what inspired the man who wrote it? Find out in this short biography about Herman Melville.
Ahab's Bride
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,580. Language: American English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Before Captain Ahab encounters Moby Dick, his heart is captured by Hannah Oldweiler, a woman with a spirit and determination to match his own. But when he is wounded by the white whale, he becomes obsessed with revenge, even to the point of defying God. Left to raise their son alone and praying for her husband’s safe return, Hannah begins her own quest for peace to fill the emptiness in her heart.
Discussion Questions: Moby Dick
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Series: Discussion Questions, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / health & sexuality
This is a set of 50 discussion questions for Herman Melville's, Moby Dick." This is a very short handbook and is approximately 900 words long. It contains ONLY discussion questions. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. This study guide is an unofficial companion and not endorsed by the author or pub
Moby Dick Retold For Kids (Beginner Reader Classics)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
The hunt for a gigantic whale. You can't get more exciting than that. Herman's Melville's "Moby Dick" has long been considered one of the greatest American novels ever wrote. If you want to introduce your children to the classic work, then this is the perfect book. It takes the structure and plot of Melville’s work and puts it into a language and format that younger kids will understand. KidLit