In 1953 Ray Bradbury was summoned to Ireland to write the screenplay of "Moby Dick" for John Huston. This is the basis for a novel - the adventures of a green screenwriter coming to Ireland to confront a great director and a mythical beast, as well as discovering the humour of the Irish.--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
One of the greatest writers of science fiction and fantasy, Ray Bradbury was born in Waukegan, Illinois in 1920.
He published some 500 short stories, novels, plays and poems since his first story appeared in Weird Tales when he was just twenty years old. Among his many famous works are Fahrenheit 451, The Illustrated Man and The Martian Chronicles.