“Jeffrey Ford is one essentially the most imaginative writers within the enterprise, and to see him sort out a sequel to one of many biggest novels ever written together with his personal fashion and aptitude must be a sight to behold.”
Captain Ahab lives! Sure, he survived his encounter with the whale. Sadly, rumors of his premature demise have triggered him nice injury; his spouse and little one left him for New York, and now he desperately wants to seek out them. He needs to confront Ishmael, his former shipmate, the true writer of Moby Dick.
His travels lead him to a sensationalist tabloid newspaper, The Gorgon’s Mirror, the place Ishmael labored as a replica editor whereas writing the novel. There he meets George Harrow, and a deal is struck: Harrow desires an unique of Ahab’s combat for survival in trade for serving to the captain across the metropolis. The investigation, very similar to Captain Ahab’s twisted story, will take him to harmful and tragic depths.
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Jeffrey Ford is one essentially the most imaginative writers within the enterprise, and to see him sort out a sequel to one of many biggest novels ever written together with his personal fashion and aptitude must be a sight to behold. Ford is the writer of The Nicely-built Metropolis Trilogy, The Drowned Life, A Pure Historical past of Hell, and most just lately The Twilight Pariah, so he’s undoubtedly no stranger to horror or fantasy. With Ahab’s Return, readers ought to enjoyment of no matter bizarre course he takes the additional adventures of Captain Ahab. Releasing 28 August 2018 from William Morror, Ahab’s Return by Jeffrey Ford is available for pre-order now.
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