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The Resource The Windup Girl

The Windup Girl

Label
The Windup Girl
Title
The Windup Girl
Statement of responsibility
Paolo Bacigalupi
Title variation
Wind-up girl
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recipient of the Sturgeon Award, Paolo Bacigalupi's writing has appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, and the environmental journal High Country News. His non-fiction essays have appeared in Salon.com and High Country News, and have been syndicated into numerous western newspapers
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
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Award
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2010.
  • John W. Campbell Memorial Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, 2010.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
  • Locus Award for First Novel, 2010.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 2009.
  • RUSA Reading List, 2010.
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331540
Cataloging source
UKM
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Bacigalupi, Paolo
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Science Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The Windup Girl
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:2c6a0feb-fb72-49c9-8f9e-2e4fbbd35168
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9781597802369
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Windup Girl
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:2c6a0feb-fb72-49c9-8f9e-2e4fbbd35168
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781597802369
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      175 Monmouth Street, Independence, OR, 97351, US
      44.851488 -123.185756
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