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Ship breaker / by Paolo Bacigalupi.

Bacigalupi, Paolo, (author.).
  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 0316056219 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 9780316056212 (hardcover) :
  • Description: 326 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Little, Brown and Company, 2010.
  • 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.

Available copies

  • 15 of 15 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Melrose.

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0 current holds with 15 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Melrose YA Fiction (Art Department) YA Bacigalupi (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

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 Note: Young Adult.


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

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