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|Genre/Form:||Young adult fiction, American
Science fiction, American
|Material Type:||Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school|
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|Notes:||Companion to: The drowned cities.|
|Awards:||A Junior Library Guild selection
National Book Award Honor for Young People's Literature, 2010.
Michael L. Printz Award, 2011.
|Description:||326 p. ; 22 cm.|
|Responsibility:||by Paolo Bacigalupi.|
Praise for Ship Breaker"Bacigalupi's future earth is brilliantly imagined and its genesis anchored in contemporary issues...The characters are layered and complex, and their almost unthinkable
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From what was once known as America, rises a new civilization with the rich at the top and the poor at the bottom. The rich people employ the poor folks for a less than meager salary. One of them is a boy by the name of Nailer, no more than 15 years old, who has to work non-stop to make quota. If...
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