By Todd Strasser
Master storyteller Todd Strasser reimagines the vintage story of Moby Dick as set within the future—and takes readers on an epic sci-fi adventure.
When seventeen-year-old Ishmael wakes up from stasis aboard the Pequod, he is surprised through how diversified this planet is from the soiled, demise, Shroud-covered Earth he left at the back of. yet Ishmael isn’t on Cretacea to surprise on the clean air, sunshine, and unending blue ocean. He’s the following to paintings, risking his existence to seek down nice ocean-dwelling beasts to reap and ship again to the resource-depleted Earth. even supposing effortless prey abounds, again and again the chase boat crews are ordered to disregard it so that it will pursue the elusive nice Terrafin. It’s rumored that the ship’s captain, Ahab, misplaced his leg to the beast years in the past, and that he’s now fed on by means of revenge. yet there is extra to Captain Ahab’s obsession. darkish secrets and techniques and unsafe exploits swirl round the pursuit of the beast, and Ishmael needs to do his most sensible to survive—if he can.