Author: Herman Melville
Reviewer: Bradley P.
This is a great book about killing whales and life at sea. Melville had a fantastic way with words. The cover is honestly what made me pick it up.
Ishmael needs money and he wants to go to sea, so he joins a whaling ship called The Pequod. When he makes a Native American friend named Queequog, the adventure starts right away. After packing for a three year sail, they leave. They meet the ships revenged captain Ahab, who had his leg bitten off by Moby Dick, the great white sperm whale.
I really enjoyed this marvelous book. If you like adventure, you will like this story.
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