Chicken of the Sea

Viet Thanh Nguyen, Hardcover

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A band of intrepid chickens leave behind the boredom of farm life, joining the crew of the pirate ship Pitiless to seek fortune and glory on the high seas. Led by a grizzled captain into the territory of the Dog Knights, they soon learn what it means to be courageous, merciful, and not seasick quite so much of the time.

A whimsical and unexpected adventure tale, Chicken of the Sea originated in the five-year-old mind of Ellison Nguyen, son of Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen; father and son committed the story to the page, then enlisted the artistic talents of Caldecott Honor winner Thi Bui and her thirteen-year-old son, Hien Bui-Stafford, to illustrate it. This unique collaboration between two generations of artists and storytellers invites you aboard for adventure, even if you’re chicken. Maybe especially if you’re chicken.

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Description

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Viet Thanh Nguyen
Published: 11/26/2019
Publisher: McSweeney’s
ISBN: 9781944211738
Weight: 1.01lbs
Size: 7.90h x 10.20w x 0.60d

Additional information

Weight1.01 lbs
Dimensions7.9 × 10.2 × 0.6 in