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Moby-Dick

Written by Jennifer Adams and illustrated by Alison Oliver
Published by Gibbs Smith
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What's Moby-Dick About

Publisher Summary

Little Master Melville teaches little ones the language of the sea in Moby-Dick: An Ocean Primer. From ships and sailors to squawking gulls and moody good captains, Alison Oliver’s brilliant illustrations and Jennifer Adams’ clever, simple text will make a sea dog out of any young shipmate.

What Kind of Book is Moby-Dick

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The illustrations in this book are absolutely darling, as is always the case with books in this series, but on the whole, I thought the book was nothing special. It’s not one my kids ask to read often, and it’s not one I’m likely to suggest either.

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Who Wrote Moby-Dick

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Jennifer Adams

Jennifer graduated from the University of Washington. She has 20 years’ experience as a book editor, including at Gibbs Smith and Quirk Books. She currently works as a consulting editor for Sounds True, developing their children’s line. Jennifer works some evenings at her local independent bookstore, The King’s English, to feed her book habit. She lives in Salt Lake City with her husband, Bill Dunford, who is also a writer.

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Who Illustrated Moby-Dick

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Alison Oliver

Alison’s portfolio reflects her love of drawing, pattern and color. Her work includes everything from logos to packaging and product design.

She is also the illustrator of the bestselling BabyLit board books which introduce children to classic literature.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
1423632044
ISBN 13:
9781423632047
Publication Date:
February 14, 2013