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
Wind-up girl
Creator
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
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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.
Awards note
Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
331540
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bacigalupi, Paolo
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3602.A3446
LC item number
W56 2009
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
4.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bioterrorism
  • Bioterrorism
  • Bangkok (Thailand)
  • Bioterrorism
  • Thailand
Target audience
adult
Label
The windup girl, Paolo Bacigalupi
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn373482688
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
359 pages
Isbn
9781597808217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)373482688
Label
The windup girl, Paolo Bacigalupi
Publication
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
ocn373482688
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
359 pages
Isbn
9781597808217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)373482688

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