Title Profile & Character Information

The Windup Girl

Annotation
Recipient of the Sturgeon Award, Paolo Bacigalupi's writing has appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, and the environmental journal High Country News. His non-fiction essays have appeared in Salon.com and High Country News, and have been syndicated into numerous western newspapers.


Awards
2009  Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year
2010  Locus Awards
2010  Nebula Awards
2010  John W. Campbell Award

Characters
NameLake, Anderson
GenderMale
OccupationBusinessman
TraitAsian

NameSeng, Hock
GenderMale
OccupationSecretary
TraitsChinese
Refugee

NameEmiko
GenderFemale
OccupationProstitute
TraitsGenetically engineered
Japanese

GenreFiction
Science fiction
    --Dark
Dystopia
TopicsUndercover investigations
Exploitation
Bioterrorism
Corporate corruption
Refugees
Genetic engineering
Dystopias
SettingThailand