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Ship breaker

Author: Paolo Bacigalupi
Publisher: London : Atom, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a futuristic world, teenage boy 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 of its wealth or rescue the girl.
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Genre/Form: Dystopias
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paolo Bacigalupi
ISBN: 9781907411106 1907411100 9780316056212 0316056219
OCLC Number: 751665120
Notes: Originally published: New York: Little, Brown, 2010.
Description: 326 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Paolo Bacigalupi.

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Award-winning author Paolo Bacigalupi delivers a thrilling, fast-paced adventure set in a vivid and raw, uncertain future.  Read more...

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* "This thriller will grab and keep readers' attentions as Nailer and Nita 'crew up' in their fight to survive."-- "The Horn Book", starred review

 
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