➽ [Reading] ➿ The Windup Girl By Paolo Bacigalupi ➲ – E17streets4all.co.uk Anderson Lake is a company man, AgriGen s Calorie Man in Thailand Under cover as a factory manager, Anderson combs Bangkok s street markets in search of foodstuffs thought to be extinct, hoping to rea Anderson Lake is a company man, AgriGen s Calorie Man in Thailand Under cover as a factory manager, Anderson combs Bangkok s street markets in search of foodstuffs thought to be extinct, hoping to reap the bounty of history s lost calories There, he encounters Emiko Emiko is The Windup Girl, a strange and beautiful creature One of the New People, Emiko is not human instead, she is an engineered being, creche grown and programmed to satisfy The Windup PDF/EPUB or the decadent whims of a Kyoto businessman, but now abandoned to the streets of Bangkok Regarded as soulless beings by some, devils by others, New People are slaves, soldiers, and toys of the rich in a chilling near future in which calorie companies rule the world, the oil age has passed, and the side effects of bio engineered plagues run rampant across the globe What Happens when calories become currency What happens when bio terrorism becomes a tool for corporate profits, when said bio terrorism s genetic drift forces mankind to the cusp of post human evolution Award winning author Paolo Bacigalupi delivers one of the most highly acclaimed science fiction novels of the twenty first century.
Paolo Bacigalupi is an award winning author of novels for adults and young people His debut novel THE WINDUP GIRL was named by TIME Magazine as one of the ten best novels of , and also won the Hugo, Nebula, Locus, Compton Crook, and John W Campbell Memorial Awards Internationally, it has won the Seiun Award Japan , The Ignotus Award Spain , The Kurd La witz Preis Germany , and the Grand Prix de l Imaginaire The Windup PDF/EPUB or FranceHis debut young adult novel, SHIP BREAKER, was a Micheal L Printz Award Winner, and a National Book Award Finalist, and its sequel, THE DROWNED CITIES, was a Kirkus Reviews Best of YA Book, A VOYA Perfect Ten Book, and Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist The final book in the series, TOOL OF WAR, will release in October of His latest novel for adults is The New York Times Bestseller THE WATER KNIFE, a near future thriller about climate change and drought in the southwestern United States.
- 359 pages
- The Windup Girl
- Paolo Bacigalupi
- 21 February 2017 Paolo Bacigalupi