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The Resource The windup girl, Paolo Bacigalupi

The windup girl, Paolo Bacigalupi

Label
The windup girl
Title
The windup girl
Statement of responsibility
Paolo Bacigalupi
Title variation
The wind up girl
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
Living in a future where food is scarce, Anderson Lake tries to find ways to exploit this need, as he comes into conflict with Jaidee, an official of the Environmental Ministry, and encounters Emiko, a engineered windup girl who has been discarded by her creator
Theme
Storyline
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Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2010.
  • John W. Campbell Award, 2010.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
  • Locus Award for First Novel, 2010.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 2009.
  • RUSA Reading List, 2010.
Awards note
  • Nebula award 2010 - best novel.
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2010.
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331540
Cataloging source
UKM
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Bacigalupi, Paolo
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Bioterrorism
  • Bioterrorism
  • Bangkok (Thailand)
Target audience
adult
Label
The windup girl, Paolo Bacigalupi
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000045057109
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
361 p.
Isbn
9781597801577
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)373482688
Label
The windup girl, Paolo Bacigalupi
Publication
Control code
000045057109
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
361 p.
Isbn
9781597801577
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)373482688

Library Locations

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