Lewis Howes author of The Ocean At The End Of The Lane, which is a New York Times bestseller and has been made into a major motion picture by Fox Searchlight. The movie version has been released in theaters and has received warm reviews from critics and fans. The novel was made into a feature-length film of more than 1 hour and forty minutes, starring Matt Damon and Anne Hathaway.
In The Ocean At The End Of The Lane, Lewis Howes takes us on a journey deep within the ocean, where he meets up with the captain of a pirate ship and discovers the ultimate secret that lies at the bottom of the ocean – a massive whale skeleton. It turns out that the captain was looking for the whale skeleton because he is dying of thirst and wants to taste the water of the Dead Sea. However, before he can do this, a vampire squid (thought to be the original spawn of the original vampire Squidward) attacks him, and transforms him into a monster. The captain tries to kill the Squidward, but not before receiving a fatal wound to the stomach. In the end, the captain manages to throw open the trapdoor and find that the mutilated corpse of the whale skeleton has transformed into a giant, muscular, and angry-looking slug.
The book has received widespread critical acclaim, and many of the critics and readers have pointed out that while the plot is poor, the writing itself is great. The author, Lewis Howes, did receive numerous awards for this book, including the Carnegie Prize for his fiction. The Ocean At The End Of The Lane does not deserve the status of a modern classic, but it is still a very entertaining book, that deals with some very interesting issues. As long as you enjoy the storyline, the character of the writer, and the colorful imagery that are sprinkled throughout, you will most likely find The Ocean At The End Of The Lane a great book to read.