The Ship Breaker – Paolo Bacigalupi

Ship Breaker (Ship Breaker, #1)The Ship Breaker (The Ship Breaker #1) – Paolo Bacigalupi http://windupstories.com/

n this powerful novel, award-winning author Paolo Bacigalupi delivers a thrilling, fast-paced adventure set in a vivid and raw, uncertain future.

I give this book 4 stars out of 5, there are possible spoilers in the review.

This dystopian, science fiction novel was something different from those novels I normally read, I was not sure exactly what to expect when I chose it so I don´t really have much to compare it with. It is the first book I have read by this author. Paolo Bacigalpui has won the 2011 Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature for this book, and he has also won other awards for some of his other novels.
The whole book makes you really think about global warming, oil, the environment and if this may or not actually happen in the future. Continue reading