The Windup Girl

by Paolo Bacigalupi

Hardcover, 359 pages, Perseus Distribution Services, List Price: $24.95 | purchase

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The Windup Girl
Paolo Bacigalupi

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Living in a future where food is scarce, Anderson Lake tries to find ways to exploit this need, as he comes into conflict with Jaidee, an official of the Environmental Ministry, and encounters Emiko, a engineered windup girl who has been discarded by her creator.