Series: Ship Breaker

Author: Paolo Bacigalupi

Drowned Cities (2012)
3.86 of 5 Votes: 4
My 13-year old son and I do nightly out-loud reading and had read Shipbreaker some time previously and loved it. Drowned Cities is not a sequel or part of a clear series, but is set in the same world as Shipbreaker. Character development is excellent, nuanced and mature (with some satisfying ba...
Ship Breaker (2010)
3.73 of 5 Votes: 2
This book paints a grungy world of survival among people who salvage ships for a living. Their greed and disregard for human life is explored when a terrible storm leaves a rich daughter of a shipping company stranded. One character shows genuine compassion and courage as he attempts to get thi...