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Detroit Lakes Public Library J 614.49 HOP (Text) 33500013514476 New Available -
Moorhead Public Library J 614.49 HOP (Text) 33500013514484 New Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781338360202
  • ISBN: 1338360205
  • ISBN: 1338360221
  • ISBN: 9781338360226
  • Physical Description: print
    206 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2021.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: "The deadly outbreak of plague known as the Great Mortality, which struck Europe in the mid 1300s and raged for four centuries, wiped out more than 25 million people in the course of just two years. With its vicious onslaught, life changed for millions of people almost instantaneously. Deadly pandemics have always been a part of life, from the Great Mortality of the Middle Ages, to the Spanish Influenza outbreak of 1918, to the eruption of COVID-19 in our own century. Many of these diseases might have seemed like things to read about in history books -- until the unthinkable happened, and our own lives were turned upside down by the emergence of the novel coronavirus. As we learn more about COVID-19, we may be curious about pandemics of the past. Knowing how humans fought diseases long ago may help us face those of today. In this fast-paced, wide-ranging story filled with facts, pictures, and diagrams about diseases -- from plague to smallpox to polio to flu -- critically acclaimed Sibert Honor author Deborah Hopkinson brings voices from the past to life in this exploration of the deadliest diseases of then and now"--
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7-10 Scholastic Focus.
Grades 4-6 Scholastic Focus.
Author Notes

<div> Deborah Hopkinson is the acclaimed author of over 40 award-winning books, including <i>Shutting Out the Sky</i>, an NCTE Orbis Pictus Honor Book and a Jane Addams Peace Award Honor Book; <i>Up Before Daybreak</i>, a Carter G. Woodson Honor Award winner; <i>Titanic: Voices from the Disaster</i>, a YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Finalist and Sibert Honor Book; <i>Courage &#38; Defiance: Stories of Spies, Saboteurs, and Survivors in World War II Denmark</i>, a Sydney Taylor Notable Book and Orbis Pictus Recommended title; <i>Dive! World War II Stories of Sailors &#38; Submarines in the Pacific</i>; <i>D-Day: The World War II Invasion that Changed History</i>; Sydney Taylor Notable Book <i>We Had to be Brave: Escaping the Nazis on the Kindertransport</i>; and <i>We Must Not Forget: Holocaust Stories of Survival and Resistance</i>. Deborah lives with her family near Portland, Oregon. </div>

Subject: Epidemics History Juvenile literature
Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919 Juvenile literature
Black Death Juvenile literature
COVID-19 (Disease) Juvenile literature
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