Old Salty Dog - A Rhode Island Folk Tale

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9780989984201: Old Salty Dog - A Rhode Island Folk Tale
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Old Salty Dog is the tall tale of a quahogger who encounters all the great sea monsters of myth and legend in his quest for clams. The art is whimsical, truly representative of the rough New England waters where the story takes place. This book will delight and fascinate ocean lovers of all ages. This first edition, limited to 1000 copies is a treasure for residents and fans of Rhode Island.

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Seth McCombs grew up exploring the shallows of Narragansett Bay. He always wondered what might live in the deeper water where he couldn't see. Seth lives with his wife and dogs in Rhode Island and still daydreams about the world beneath the waves.

Review:

A story with equal hints of H.P. Lovecraft, The Odyssey, Jaws and Chris Van Allsburg's (another local literary hero) Jumanji. --Philip Eil, Providence Phoenix

A Rhode Island folk tale comes to life --Providence Online

Lookit that lobster! --Some Kid

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