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The Resource The windup girl, Paolo Bacigalupi

The windup girl, Paolo Bacigalupi

Label
The windup girl
Title
The windup girl
Statement of responsibility
Paolo Bacigalupi
Title variation
Wind-up girl
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What happens when bio-terrorism becomes a tool for corporate profits? And what happens when this forces humanity to the cusp of post-human evolution? This is a tale of Bangkok struggling for survival in a post-oil era of rising sea levels and out-of-control mutation
Summary
Living in a future where food is scarce, Anderson Lake tries to find ways to exploit this need, as he comes into conflict with Jaidee, an official of the Environmental Ministry, and encounters Emiko, a engineered windup girl who has been discarded by her creator
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2010.
  • John W. Campbell Award, 2010.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
  • Locus Award for First Novel, 2010.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 2009.
  • RUSA Reading List, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
331540
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3602.A3446
LC item number
W56 2010
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The windup girl, Paolo Bacigalupi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Control code
19022296
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
361 p.
Isbn
9781597801584
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)506251750
Label
The windup girl, Paolo Bacigalupi
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Control code
19022296
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
361 p.
Isbn
9781597801584
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)506251750

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