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THE WINDUP GIRL named by TIME Magazine as a best book of the year

Posted on Feb 18, 2010 in News, The Windup Girl | 3 comments

I meant to post this earlier, like, two months ago, when it happened. But I always get distracted. In any case, yes, TIME Magazine named THE WINDUP GIRL as one of the top ten fiction books of the year. Not just science fiction, mind, but fiction, generally. Which feels pretty good. Some other fabulous reviews below: TIME Magazine: “Bacigalupi is a worthy successor to William Gibson: this is cyberpunk without computers.” Techland: “It’s ridiculous how good this book is.” Publishers Weekly, Best Books of 2009: “Bacigalupi’s powerful debut warns of dire ecological collapse and the evils of colonialism in an eerily plausible near future Thailand.” Library Journal, Best Books...