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Author Chibbaro, Julie.

Title Deadly / Julie Chibbaro ; illustrations by Jean-Marc Superville Sovak.

Imprint New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Young Adult, Fiction    YA FIC CHIBBARO,J    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Young Adult, Fiction    YA FIC CHIBBARO,J    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 293 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Summary In the early nineteen-hundreds, sixteen-year-old Prudence Galewski leaves school to take a job assisting the head epidemiologist at New York's Department of Health and Sanitation, investigating the intriguing case of "Typhoid Mary," a seemingly healthy woman who is infecting others with typhoid fever. Includes a historical note by the author.
Audience 012 up.
Subject Typhoid Mary, d. 1938 -- Juvenile fiction.
Typhoid Mary, d. 1938 -- Fiction.
Typhoid fever -- Juvenile fiction.
Sex role -- Juvenile fiction.
Epidemiology -- Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile fiction.
Diaries -- Juvenile fiction.
Typhoid fever -- Fiction.
Sex role -- Fiction.
Epidemiology -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
Diaries -- Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1898-1951 -- Juvenile fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1898-1951 -- Fiction.
Added Author Superville Sovak, Jean-Marc, ill.
ISBN 9780689857386 (hbk.)
0689857381 (hbk.)

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