Posted April 25, 2011 by Teenspace in Homework Help

New Historical Fiction

Deadly by Julie Chibbaro

In the early nineteen-hundreds, 16-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.