Chasing Mavericks: The Movie Novelization

( 12 )

Overview

Based on the inspirational true story of surfing icon Jay Moriarity, Chasing Mavericks tells the story of a young man's quest to surf Northern California's most dangerous waves, and the local legend who takes him under his wing. What begins as a mentorship turns into a unique bond, as the two unlikely friends discover that there is nothing more powerful than pushing your limits and chasing a nearly impossible dream.

Read More Show Less
... See more details below
Paperback (Original)
$7.14
BN.com price
(Save 20%)$8.99 List Price

Pick Up In Store

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (39) from $1.99   
  • New (19) from $3.95   
  • Used (20) from $1.99   
Chasing Mavericks: The Movie Novelization

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK
  • NOOK HD/HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$7.99
BN.com price
Note: Visit our Teens Store.

Overview

Based on the inspirational true story of surfing icon Jay Moriarity, Chasing Mavericks tells the story of a young man's quest to surf Northern California's most dangerous waves, and the local legend who takes him under his wing. What begins as a mentorship turns into a unique bond, as the two unlikely friends discover that there is nothing more powerful than pushing your limits and chasing a nearly impossible dream.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780062200426
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 9/18/2012
  • Edition description: Original
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 286,023
  • Age range: 13 - 17 Years
  • Product dimensions: 5.42 (w) x 7.82 (h) x 0.64 (d)

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 4.5
( 12 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(9)

4 Star

(1)

3 Star

(1)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(1)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing all of 12 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted October 18, 2012

    Amazing

    Great book coming in thetets soon so if you liked the book you should go see the movie not kidding if you believe me look on tv good for ages 8-UP hope this is useful enjoy:)

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted October 26, 2012

    Good book

    The book is more than surfing is about finding a pasion in your life and follow your dreams no matter what and reaching that goal. Jay Moriarty lived a short life but accomplished more than person who lives until 90.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted June 24, 2013

    Best

    The best book iv ever rea my personal surf coach knew jay as a surfer at cowwels beach such an inspiring book to me bacause im a surfer 13 yrs

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted February 4, 2014

    Movie

    I absolutly adore the movie and book, the movie is really shocking at the end. My mom could believe it, netheir could i.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted March 12, 2014

    Live like jay

    I surf and absaloutly love jay moriaritys story. He lived a short life but lived life to the fullest. When u push the limits... sometimes limits push back. RIP Jay moriarity and we all miss u and i live like u and wil so rf mavericks... i am a surfer myself. Please read this book and live like jay. Live Like Jay.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted May 9, 2013

    Amazinzg Amazing

    Loved it

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted May 2, 2013

    Chasing Mavricks

    I thought this book was very good the beginning really got me hooked in even though i only got rhe sample i recommend it to u. I also saw the movie it was spactacular. The ending was very sad though. Thanks

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted February 16, 2013

    This book was amazing it changed  my life the story is life chan

    This book was amazing it changed  my life the story is life changing even though he lived a short life he lived life to the fullest and followed his dram. He completed his goal by surfing a maverick which is one of the most hardest things on earth. Jay always put a smile on peoples faces and for that i respect him. Such a good kid even though i didn't know him rest easy we love you.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted February 12, 2013

    Love at first read

    I lived it nd i loved the characters

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted October 17, 2012

    Chasing mavrik Chasing Mavricks

    So asome totaly dude

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted July 12, 2013

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted November 12, 2012

    No text was provided for this review.

Sort by: Showing all of 12 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)