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The Resource Ship breaker, by Paolo Bacigalupi

Ship breaker, by Paolo Bacigalupi

Label
Ship breaker
Title
Ship breaker
Statement of responsibility
by Paolo Bacigalupi
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Language
eng
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
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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
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Awards note
  • 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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10039796
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
690
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
PerformerNote
Read by Joshua Swanson
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Ship breaker, by Paolo Bacigalupi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Companion to: The drowned cities
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
449282270
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9781448767687
Lccn
2009034424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)449282270
Label
Ship breaker, by Paolo Bacigalupi
Publication
Copyright
Note
Companion to: The drowned cities
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
449282270
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9781448767687
Lccn
2009034424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)449282270

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