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SHIP BREAKER

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A gritty teen betrays his father and flees his grim existence in a post-global-warming Gulf Coast village to protect a young woman he barely knows in this gripping futuristic thriller. Fifteen-year-old Nailer works on the "light crew" as a ship breaker, salvaging metals from abandoned oil tankers. Nailer's vicious father routinely beats him. In this violent world where people do anything for money ... Read full review

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I loved Ship Breaker Ihave to say it is one the best books Ihave read in a long time!!!!!!!!

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Amazing book thought it was greate😄😄😄😄😄😄😄😄😄😄

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Dark future from a bright author
I've been enthralled by all of Bacigalupi's work since I read The Windup Girl. Then came Pump Six and Other Stories. I'm absolutely in love with his uncompromising vision of a world wracked by energy shortage and economic collapse.

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Amazing
This book is so amazing was looking for a dystopian book and this worked

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Very good
Really good book I love it!!!!<3

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Great, but not perfect. At times you did use the same word to many times, but the story was unbelievable. I couldn't put the book down I actually finished it the same day I got it. It took me 5-6 hours, but it was worth it. Great job on the book a great dystopia book and I truly enjoyed reading it. 4/5 

Review: Ship Breaker (Ship Breaker #1)

User Review  - Megan Baxter - Goodreads

I am not really sure what to write about Shipbreaker. I finished it about a week ago, but have been dawdling on writing the review, as an immediate tack to take failed to present itself. I thought ... Read full review

Review: Ship Breaker (Ship Breaker #1)

User Review  - Carol. [All cynic, all the time] - Goodreads

Four and a half stars of young adult goodness. I'm slightly ambivalent about Bacigalupi's writing, but Ship Breaker has strengthened my affection. His short stories are hard for me, as in hard-edged ... Read full review

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