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Fever, 1793

Author: Laurie Halse Anderson; Emily Bergl
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1793 Philadelphia, sixteen year old Matilda Cook, separated from her sick mother, learns about perseverance and self-reliance when she is forced to cope with the horrors of a yellow fever epidemic.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: historical fiction.
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Laurie Halse Anderson; Emily Bergl
ISBN: 0807287180 9780807287187 0689848919 9780689848919
OCLC Number: 45476211
Credits: Producer/director, Karen Pearlman.
Performer(s): Performance by Emily Bergl.
Awards: Short-listed for Young Hoosier Book Award (Middle Grades) 2004
Short-listed for Nevada Young Readers' Award (Intermediate) 2003
Description: 4 audiocassettes (5 3/4 hr.) : analog, Dolby-processed
Responsibility: Laurie Halse Anderson.

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In 1793 the Cook Coffeehouse outside of Philadelphia is a haven for those fleeing from the fever sweeping across the mosquito-infested city. Fourteen-year-old Mattie Cook loses her childhood playmate  Read more...

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The New York Times Book Review The plot rages like the epidemic itself. VOYA A vivid work, rich with well-drawn characters. The New York Times Book Review A gripping story about living morally under Read more...

 
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