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Bacigalupi, Paolo

Overview
Works: 60 works in 309 publications in 11 languages and 17,208 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  War stories, American  Suspense fiction  Humorous fiction  Children's audiobooks  Short stories  Dystopian fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3602.A3447, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Paolo Bacigalupi
Publications by Paolo Bacigalupi
Most widely held works about Paolo Bacigalupi
 
Most widely held works by Paolo Bacigalupi
Ship breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi( Book )
34 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,475 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 )
50 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 2,165 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 water knife by Paolo Bacigalupi( Book )
34 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,154 libraries worldwide
The American Southwest has been decimated by drought. Nevada and Arizona skirmish over dwindling shares of the Colorado River, while California watches, deciding if it should just take the whole river all for itself. Into the fray steps Las Vegas water knife Angel Velasquez. Detective, assassin, and spy, Angel "cuts" water for the Southern Nevada Water Authority, ensuring that lush, luxurious arcology developments can bloom in the desert and that anyone who challenges her is left in the gutted-suburban dust. When water is more valuable than gold, alliances shift like sand, and the only truth in the desert is that someone will have to bleed if anyone hopes to drink
The drowned cities by Paolo Bacigalupi( Book )
21 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,880 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
Zombie baseball beatdown by Paolo Bacigalupi( Book )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,164 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 doubt factory by Paolo Bacigalupi( Book )
10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,081 libraries worldwide
"When a radical band of teen activists claim that Alix's powerful father covers up wrongdoing by corporations that knowingly allow innocent victims to die in order to make enormous profits from unsafe products, she must decide if she will blow the whistle on his misdeeds"--
Ship breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 783 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( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 512 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 )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 446 libraries worldwide
Social criticism, political parable, and environmental advocacy lie at the center of Paolo Bacigalupi's work. Each of the stories herein is at once a warning and a celebration of the tragic comedy of the human experience. The eleven stories in Pump Six represent the best of Paolo Bacigalupi's work, including the Hugo nominee "Yellow Card Man," the Nebula-and Hugo-nominated story "The People of Sand and Slag," and the Sturgeon Award-winning story "The Calorie Man."
Tool of war by Paolo Bacigalupi( Archival Material )
3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
In a future beset with rising seas, corporate government, and constant civil war, a bioengineered half-man/half-beast super-soldier who calls himself Tool breaks his conditioning to overcome his genetically enhanced sense of loyalty to the corporation that created him and seeks revenge against his old masters
The water knife : a novel by Paolo Bacigalupi( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Water is more precious than gold in the American Southwest. With the death toll rising, will the companies come to a settlement to divy up the water?
The drowned cities by Paolo Bacigalupi( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 303 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 windup girl by Paolo Bacigalupi( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 301 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. One of the New People, Emiko is not human; she is an engineered being, creche-grown and programmed to satisfy the decadent whims of a Kyoto businessman, but now abandoned to the streets of Bangkok. Regarded as soulless beings by some, devils by others, New People are slaves, soldiers, and toys of the rich in a chilling near future in which calorie companies rule the world, the oil age has passed, and the side effects of bio-engineered plagues run rampant across the globe. What happens when calories become currency? What happens when bio-terrorism becomes a tool for corporate profits, when said bio-terrorism's genetic drift forces mankind to the cusp of post-human evolution?
The alchemist by Paolo Bacigalupi( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and French and held by 282 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 doubt factory by Paolo Bacigalupi( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Everything Alix knows about her life is a lie. She begins investigating disturbing claims made against her father. Could her dad really be at the helm of a firm that distorts the truth and covers up wrongdoing by hugely profitable corporations that have allowed innocent victims to die? Is it possible that her father is the bad guy? Alix has to make a choice, and time is running out, but can she truly risk everything and blow the whistle on the man who loves her and raised her?
The executioness by Tobias S Buckell( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
"In paired novellas, award-winning authors Tobias S. Buckell and Paolo Bacigalupi explore a shared world where magic is forbidden"--Jacket
Year's best SF 14 by David G Hartwell( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
2008's best short-form SF - selected by acclaimed, award-winning editors and anthologists David G. Hartwell and Kathryn Cramer - offers stunning new extrapolations on what awaits humankind beyond the next dawn. The art of the story is explored boldly and provocatively in this powerful new collection of Year's Best speculative fiction
Pump six and other stories by Paolo Bacigalupi( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 79 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
Tool of war by Paolo Bacigalupi( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
In a future beset with rising seas, corporate government, and constant civil war, a bioengineered half-man/half-beast super-soldier who calls himself Tool breaks his conditioning to overcome his genetically enhanced sense of loyalty to the corporation that created him and seeks revenge against his old masters
The alchemist ; and, the executioness by Paolo Bacigalupi( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 24 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
Paolo Bacigalupi Amerikaans auteur
Paolo Bacigalupi amerikai sci-fi és fantasyszerző
Paolo Bacigalupi écrivain américain
Paolo Bacigalupi escritor estadounidense de ciencia ficción y fantasía
Paolo Bacigalupi scrittore statunitense
Paolo Bacigalupi US-amerikanischer Science-Fiction-Autor
Паоло Бачигалупи
Паоло Бачигалупі
Պաոլո Բաչիգալուպի
پائولو باچیقالوپی
پائولو باچیگالوپی نویسنده آمریکایی
바치갈루피, 파올로 1972-
파올로 바치갈루피 미국의 SF 판타지 소설가
パオロ・バチガルピ
バチガルピ, パオロ
保羅·巴奇加盧比
Languages
English (182)
French (15)
Spanish (15)
German (12)
Japanese (8)
Chinese (7)
Czech (5)
Italian (2)
Polish (2)
Russian (2)
Hungarian (1)
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