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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
Creator
Subject
Genre
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
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 9-12, 2011.
  • Locus Young Adult Book Award, 2011.
  • Michael L. Printz Award, 2011.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2016
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2011
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
334325
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • HL 690
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.B132185
LC item number
Sh 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
690
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Ship Breaker
Series volume
1
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Ship breaker, by 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
19585330
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9780316056212
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2009034424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(IMchF)fol12832942
Label
Ship breaker, by 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
19585330
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9780316056212
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2009034424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(IMchF)fol12832942

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