Patient Zero: Solving the Mysteries of Deadly Epidemics

Marilee Peters (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$14.95  $13.75
Publisher
Annick Press
Publish Date
June 01, 2014
Pages
166
Dimensions
6.5 X 9.0 X 0.4 inches | 0.85 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781554516704

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About the Author

Marilee Peters is a former librarian who over the years has written about politics, theater, the environment, parenting, farming, and health, among other topics. This is her first book for children. She lives with her family in Vancouver, BC.

Reviews

"The book reads like a thriller, with gripping accounts of how these diseases affected people."--School Library Journal, 08/14


"Their stories and those of victims of these diseases are given the you-are-there treatment in Peters's page-turner."--School Library Journal, 09/09/14

"... will be especially relevant ... for its chapter into the Ebola virus ... which can be used to fast forward to the current Ebola epidemic"--Mackin Books in Bloom, 09/29/14


"Peters' writing style incorporates elements of mystery and horror to bring these compelling stories to life."--LibraryThing, 09/25/14


" ... the mysterious nature of unexplained epidemics is perfectly captured ..."--Kirkus Reviews,08/20/14