Moby Dick

 
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Reader reviewed by KitKat

Eh, I give it a 5/10. Not brilliant, not boring, just sort of... neutral.

While many people shy away from books labeled "classics," (and trust me, having read some "classics," I understand) not all classics are /that/ kind of classics.

Moby-Dick is reasonably interesting, reasonably fast-paced and reasonably absorbing. Not one of my top ten picks of all time, but really? I've read worse.
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A classic for all ages
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Reader reviewed by Allyssa

In the book Moby Dick, the main character goes out looking for a whaling ship that he can join. He meets a new friend, Queenqueg, and together they join the ship "Peqoud".


This book is good. At times it's a little boring, but it's pretty good, overall. It's no mystery why it's a classic book, and why it's so well known. The thing I liked most about this book was how the author wrote. He wasn't like every other author who has ever written a story. He wrote uniquely.
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