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Ansonia Public Library YA BACIGALUPI, PAOLO PBK (Text to phone) 34045123649712 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Babcock Library - Ashford YA Bac (Text to phone) 33110143445300 Adult Science Fiction Available -
Bentley Memorial Library - Bolton YA FIC Bac (Text to phone) 33160117926249 Young Adult Fiction Available -
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Booth & Dimock Library - Coventry YA BAC (Text to phone) 33260000054636 Teen Fiction Available -
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C.H. Booth Library - Newtown YA FIC BACIGALUPI (Text to phone) 34014120829032 Young Adult Fiction Available -
 Series: Ship Breaker, 1
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General Note:
Companion to: The drowned cities.
Paperback includes excerpt of The Drowned Cities, a companion novel to Ship Breaker.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
National Book Award Honor for Young People's Literature, 2010.
Michael L. Printz Award, 2011.
Subject: Conduct of life > Fiction.
Recycling (Waste) > Fiction.
Science fiction.
Conduct of life > Juvenile fiction.
Recycling (Waste, etc.) > Juvenile fiction.
Dystopias > Juvenile fiction.
Young adult fiction..
Genre: Young adult fiction, American
Science fiction, American.
Science fiction.

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