November 14: Moby Dick

On this date in 1851, Moby Dick was first published in the United States. Listen to the complete audiobook and view additional teaching resources.

August 1: Herman Melville

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Herman Melville Portrait

Portrait of Herman Melville based on an historic photograph.

Listen to Moby Dick on Lit2Go

Also known as The Whale, this is the story of Ishmael, a sailor aboard the Pequod with Captain Ahab. Ishmael soon realizes that vengeful Ahab’s only mission is to find the sperm whale, Moby Dick. Complete audiobook and PDFs on Lit2Go.

The Voyage of the Pequod Map

Literary map of Melville’s Moby Dick.

Oceania Map

Map of Oceania from the Maps ETC website.

Albatross Illustrations

A collection of albatross illustrations from the ClipArt ETC website.

Squid Illustrations

Illustrations of squid and relatives from the ClipArt ETC website.