The Water Knife
  • Author : Paolo Bacigalupi
  • Release Date : 01 February 2023
  • Publisher : Knopf
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 386
  • ISBN 13 : 9780385352871
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The Water Knife Book Summary

Working as an enforcer for a corrupt developer, Angel Velasquez teams up with a hardened journalist and a street-smart Texan to investigate rumors of California's imminent monopoly on limited water supplies. By the National Book Award-finalist author of The Windup Girl.

The Water Knife

The Water Knife

Author : Paolo Bacigalupi
Publisher : Knopf
Genre : Fiction
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Working as an enforcer for a corrupt developer, Angel Velasquez teams up with a hardened journalist and a street-smart Texan to investigate rumors of California's imminent monopoly on limited water supplies. By the National Book Award-finalist author of The Windup Girl....

The Water Knife

The Water Knife

Author : Paolo Bacigalupi
Publisher : Vintage
Genre : Fiction
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WATER IS POWER In the near future, the Colorado River has dwindled to a trickle. Detective, assassin, and spy, Angel Velasquez “cuts” water for the Southern Nevada Water Authority, ensuring that its lush arcology developments can bloom in Las Vegas. When rumors of a game-changing water source surface in Phoenix, ...

The Water Knife

The Water Knife

Author : Paolo Bacigalupi
Publisher : Vintage
Genre : Fiction
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NATIONAL BESTSELLER • A "fresh, genre-bending thriller” (Los Angeles Times) set in the near future when water is scarce and a spy, a hardened journalist and a young Texas migrant find themselves pawns in a corrupt game. "Think Chinatown meets Mad Max." NPR, All Things Considered In the near future, the ...

Tool of War

Tool of War

Author : Paolo Bacigalupi
Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Genre : Young Adult Fiction
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Set in a dark future devastated by climate change, Tool of War is the third book in a major adventure series by a bestselling and award-winning science fiction author and starring the most provocative character from the acclaimed novels Ship Breaker and The Drowned Cities. In this gripping, eerily prescient ...

The Windup Girl

The Windup Girl

Author : Paolo Bacigalupi
Publisher : Night Shade
Genre : Fiction
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Winner of the Hugo and Nebula awards for best novel, the break-out science fiction debut featuring additional stories and a Q&A with the author. Anderson Lake is AgriGen’s Calorie Man, sent to work undercover as a factory manager in Thailand while combing Bangkok’s street markets in search ...

Ship Breaker

Ship Breaker

Author : Paolo Bacigalupi
Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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This thrilling bestseller and National Book Award Finalist is a gritty, high-stakes adventure of a teenage boy faced with conflicting loyalties, set in a dark future America devastated by the forces of climate change. In America's flooded Gulf Coast region, oil is scarce, but loyalty is scarcer. Grounded oil tankers ...

Pump Six and Other Stories

Pump Six and Other Stories

Author : Paolo Bacigalupi
Publisher : Start Publishing LLC
Genre : Fiction
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Paolo Bacigalupi's debut collection demonstrates the power and reach of the science fiction short story. Social criticism, political parable, and environmental advocacy lie at the center of Paolo's work. Each of the stories herein is at once a warning, and a celebration of the tragic comedy of the human experience. ...

Zombie Baseball Beatdown

Zombie Baseball Beatdown

Author : Paolo Bacigalupi
Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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In this inventive, fast-paced novel, New York Times bestselling and Printz Award-winning author Paolo Bacigalupi takes on hard-hitting themes--from food safety to racism and immigration--and creates a zany, grand-slam adventure that will get kids thinking about where their food comes from. The zombie apocalypse begins on the day Rabi, Miguel, ...