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The fever : a novel

Author: Megan E Abbott
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The panic unleashed by a mysterious contagion threatens the bonds of family and community in a seemingly idyllic suburban community. The Nash family is close-knit. Tom is a popular teacher, father of two teens: Eli, a hocky star and girl magnet, and his sister Deenie, a diligent student. Their seeming stability, however, is thrown into chaos when Deenie's best friend is struck by a terrifying, unexplained seizure  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Bildungsromans
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Megan E Abbott
ISBN: 9780316231053 0316231053 1447226321 9781447226321 1447235916 9781447235910
OCLC Number: 860757048
Awards: Long-listed for The Folio Prize 2015 (UK)
Description: 303 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Megan Abbott.
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For fans of Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, The Fever is Megan Abbott's dark and thrilling novel about a mysterious illness that is taking hold of a high school.  Read more...

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With The Fever, Megan Abbott has created a mesmerizing, modern portrait of teenage life today: Brutal crushes, competing allegiances and first-bloom sensuality, all magnified by the rush and crush of Read more...

 
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