Weekend Ramblings: Classics Retold Reminder (Moby Dick)
For the next six weeks, I’ll be posting a Classics Retold sign-up reminder featuring one classic story from the American/Misc Classics category which you can sign up to feature on your blog. The sign up sheet is located on the CLASSICS RETOLD tab on the top of the page, along with full details and links to the other co-hosts’ sign-up pages.
This week’s feature classic:
MOBY DICK by Herman Melville
On a previous voyage, a mysterious white whale had ripped off the leg of a sea captain named Ahab. Now the crew of the Pequod, on a pursuit that features constant adventure and horrendous mishaps, must follow the mad Ahab into the abyss to satisfy his unslakeable thirst for vengeance. (Goodreads)
Novel re-tellings, adaptations, modernizations, and books that reference this classic include:
Any more come to mind? Please help out by posting them in the comments!