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The Resource The drowned cities, by Paolo Bacigalupi

The drowned cities, by Paolo Bacigalupi

Label
The drowned cities
Title
The drowned cities
Statement of responsibility
by Paolo Bacigalupi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a dark future America that has devolved into unending civil wars, orphans Mahlia and Mouse barely escape the war-torn lands of the Drowned Cities, but their fragile safety is soon threatened and Mahlia will have to risk everything if she is to save Mouse, as he once saved her
Summary
In a dark future America that has devolved into unending civil wars, orphans Mahlia and Mouse barely escape the war-torn lands of the Drowned Cities, but their fragile safety is soon threatened and Mahlia will have to risk everything if she is to save Mouse, as he once saved her
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10097692
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School, November 2012
  • School Library Journal, May 2012
  • Booklist starred, March 2012
  • Horn Book Starred, May 2012
  • Pub Weekly, March 2012
  • Kirkus Starred, March 2012
  • Horn Book, November 2012
  • Bulletin (Center for Children's books), July 2012
  • Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), April 2012
  • Library Media Connection, August 2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bacigalupi, Paolo
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • HL690L
Intended audience source
  • Follett School Solutions
  • Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PZ7.B132185
LC item number
Dro 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
690
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
4.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soldiers
  • Survival
  • Orphans
  • Conduct of life
  • Genetic engineering
  • Soldiers
  • Survival
  • Orphans
  • Conduct of life
  • Genetic engineering
  • War
  • Science fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The drowned cities, by Paolo Bacigalupi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
21269190
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
434 pages
Isbn
9780316056229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (ICrlF)fol14534366
  • (Sirsi) i9780316056229
  • (ICrlF)0815QG
Label
The drowned cities, by Paolo Bacigalupi
Publication
Copyright
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
21269190
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
434 pages
Isbn
9780316056229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (ICrlF)fol14534366
  • (Sirsi) i9780316056229
  • (ICrlF)0815QG

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