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Bacigalupi, Paolo

Overview
Works: 51 works in 155 publications in 5 languages and 10,845 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  War stories, American  Young adult works  Dystopias  Short stories  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  War stories 
Classifications: PZ7.B132185, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Paolo Bacigalupi
Ship breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Book )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 3,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
The windup girl by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Book )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
The drowned cities by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Book )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a dark future America that has devolved into unending civil wars, orphans Mahlia and Mouse barely escape the war-torn lands of the Drowned Cities, but their fragile safety is soon threatened and Mahlia will have to risk everything if she is to save Mouse, as he once saved her
Ship breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Recording )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In America's Gulf Coast region, where grounded oil tankers are being broken down for parts, Nailer works the light crew, scavenging for copper wiring just to make quota and hopefully live to see another day. But when, by luck or chance, he discovers an exquisite clipper ship beached during a recent hurricane, Nailer faces the most important decision of his life: strip the ship for all it's worth or rescue its lone survivor, a beautiful and wealthy girl who could lead him to a better life
Zombie baseball beatdown by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Book )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While practicing for their next baseball game, thirteen-year-old friends Rabi, Miguel, and Joe discover that the nefarious activities of the Delbe, Iowa, meatpacking plant have caused cows to turn into zombies
Pump Six and other stories by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of science fiction short stories, combining the author's views on politics, social issues, and the dire consequences of abusing the environment
Zombie baseball beatdown by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While practicing for their next baseball game, thirteen-year-old friends Rabi, Miguel, and Joe discover that the nefarious activities of the Delbe, Iowa, meatpacking plant have caused cows to turn into zombies
The windup girl by Paolo Bacigalupi ( )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anderson Lake is a company man, AgriGen's Calorie Man in Thailand. Undercover as a factory manager, Anderson combs Bangkok's street markets in search of foodstuffs thought to be extinct, hoping to reap the bounty of history's lost calories. There, he encounters Emiko ... Emiko is the Windup Girl, a strange and beautiful creature
The drowned cities by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two refugees of war, Mahlia and Mouse, are known as 'war maggots': survivors who have barely managed to escape the unspeakable violence plaguing the war-torn lands of the Drowned Cities. Their fragile safety is threatened when they discover a wounded, bioengineered war beast named Tool, who is hunted by a vengeful band of soldiers. Mahlia is faced with an impossible decision: risk everything to save the boy who once saved her, or flee to her own safety
The alchemist by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the beleaguered city of Khaim, a lone alchemist seeks a solution to a deadly threat ... Every time a spell is cast, a bit of bramble sprouts, sending up tangling vines, bloody thorns, and threatening a poisonous sleep"--Publisher's description on jacket flap
The executioness by Tobias S Buckell ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Magic has a price. But someone else will pay. Every time a spell is cast, a bit of bramble sprouts, sending up tangling vines, bloody thorns, and threatening a poisonous sleep. It sprouts in tilled fields and in neighbors' roof beams, thrusts up from between street cobbles, and bursts forth from sacks of powdered spice. A bit of magic, and bramble follows. A little at first, and then more--until whole cities are dragged down under tangling vines and empires lie dead, ruins choked by bramble forest. Monuments to people who loved magic too much"--From publisher's description on jacket flap
Year's best SF 14 ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pump six and other stories by Paolo Bacigalupi ( )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paolo Bacigalupi's debut collection demonstrates the power and reach of the science fiction short story. Social criticism, political parable, and environmental advocacy lie at the center of Paolo's work. Each of the stories herein is at once a warning, and a celebration of the tragic comedy of the human experience
Pump six and other stories by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paolo Bacigalupi's debut collection demonstrates the power and reach of the science fiction short story. Social criticism, political parable, and environmental advocacy lie at the center of Paolo's work. Each of the stories herein is at once a warning, and a celebration of the tragic comedy of the human experience
Man gu de fa tiao nu hai by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La fille automate : roman by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wind-up girl by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
La Chica Mecanica by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
Schiffsdiebe Roman by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ein junger Held, eine gefährliche Welt, ein grosses Abenteuer Stahl. Kupferdraht. Elektronikschrott. Altöl. Das sind die Schätze, die der junge Nailer aus den gestrandeten Wracks herausholt. Es ist eine harte Welt, in der das Gesetz des Stärkeren und Schnelleren gilt. Doch dann findet er in einem Schiff einen ganz anderen Schatz - der sein Leben für immer verändern wird. Paolo Bacigalupi ist bereits als Kurzgeschichtenautor in Erscheinung getreten bevor er mit Biokrieg seinen ersten Roman veröffentlichte, der vom Time Magazine promt in die Top Ten der besten Romane des Jahres aufgenommen wurde. Auch für seine Kurzgeschichten erhielt Paolo Bacigalupi schon mehrere Auszeichnungen. Er lebt mit seiner Frau und seinem Sohn in West Colorado
The alchemist and, The executioness by Paolo Bacigalupi ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It is a world where magic is forbidden--yet practiced in secret every day. But each small act of magic exacts a dreadful price--for it brings thje bramble, which chokes farmland, destroys villages, and kills with its deadly thorns. In this world, an alchemist believes he's fouind a solution to the curse. But will the cure be worse than the disease? And a woman is forced to take up the mantle of her father, the Executioner. But it will not be the only death that she that she faces"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
バチガルピ, パオロ
Languages
English (95)
German (5)
Spanish (4)
Chinese (3)
French (2)
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