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Ship breaker / by Paolo Bacigalupi.

Bacigalupi, Paolo, (author.).
Book Book (2010.)
Description: 326 pages ; 22 cm
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Little, Brown and Company, 2010.
10 of 11 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Melrose.
0 current holds with 11 total copies.
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Melrose YA Fiction (Teen Zone) YA Bacigalupi (Text to Phone) Available -

  • Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection National Book Award Honor for Young People's Literature, 2010. Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2011.
    • ISBN: 0316056219 (hardcover) :
    • ISBN: 9780316056212 (hardcover) :
    • Edition: First edition.
    General Note: Companion to: The drowned cities.
    Summary: In a futuristic world, teenaged Nailer scavenges copper wiring from grounded oil tankers for a living, but when he finds a beached clipper ship with a girl in the wreckage, he has to decide if he should strip the ship for its wealth or rescue the girl.
    Target Audience: Young Adult.


    Bacigalupi, Paolo. "Ship breaker." New York, N.Y. : Little, Brown and Company, 2010.

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