20,000 Leagues Under The Sea by Jules Verne20,000 Leagues Under The Sea by Jules Verne

20,000 Leagues Under The Sea

byJules VerneIllustratorStephen Armes

Hardcover | October 15, 1996


A huge sea monster has attacked and wrecked several ships from beneath the sea. Professor Arronax bravely joins a mission to hunt down the beast. He goes aboard the Nautilus, a secret submarine helmed by the mysterious Captain Nemo. At first, the mission is exciting, as Nemo takes Arronax on a voyage around the underwater world. But when things start to go wrong, Arronax finds there's no escape from the Nautilus. He is now Captain Nemo's captive--20,000 leagues under the sea!
Jules Verne, born at Nantes, France, in 1828, of legal and seafaring stock, was the author of innumerable adventure stories that combined a vivid imagination with a gift for popularizing science. Although he studied law at Paris, he devoted his life entirely to writing. His most popular stories, besides 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (18...
Title:20,000 Leagues Under The SeaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 9.25 × 6.75 × 1.38 inPublished:October 15, 1996Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0448413078

ISBN - 13:9780448413075

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


From Our Editors

Trapped aboard a fantastic submarine with a mad sea captain, a French professor and his companions come face to face with exotic ocean creatures and strange, forbidden sights hidden from the world above. This is the classic deep sea adventure from the world's first and best science-fiction author