The Water Knife

The Water Knife Author Paolo Bacigalupi
ISBN-10 080417153X
ISBN-13 9780804171533
Year 2016-04-05
Pages 384
Language English
Publisher Vintage
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WATER IS POWERIn the near future the Colorado River has dwindled to a trickle Detective assassin and spy Angel Velasquez cuts water for the Southern Nevada Water Authority ensuring that its lush arcology developments can bloom in Las Vegas When rumors of a game changing water source surface in Phoenix Angel is sent south hunting for answers that seem to evaporate as the heat index soars and the landscape becomes more and more oppressive There he encounters Lucy Monroe a hardened journalist with her own agenda and Maria Villarosa a young Texas migrant who dreams of escaping north As bodies begin to pile up the three find themselves pawns in a game far bigger and more corrupt than they could have imagined and when water is more valuable than gold alliances shift like sand and the only truth in the desert is that someone will have to bleed if anyone hopes to drink

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