Joe Beernink

Daily Archives: October 28, 2012

Last year I read, and thoroughly enjoyed Paolo Bacigalupi‚Äôs novel Ship Breaker. It set a new standard for YA Fiction for me, and raised the bar for my own writing. The Drowned Cities is the second book set in the world we crawled into in Ship Breaker. Global warming has inundated the Eastern Seaboard of the United States. The cities are under water, and home to the militias that still fight to… Read More