THEY THOUGHT IT WAS DEAD. THEY WERE WRONG.
Two years ago, a virus hit London, killing thousands of people and driving the rest into hiding. But Leon has somehow survived, making it through two harsh winters. Now he's living on the fragile hope that the freezing snow and ice of the English climate wiped out the virus for good. Word even reaches Leon of a rescue boat on its way.
But all is not as safe as it seems. The virus has been busy...
Praise for Plague Land: "Will immediately engross and terrify readers." --VOYA "A thrilling family survival story, a clinical study of a fictional pathogen, body horror, and an action-packed dystopian narrative." --Booklist "Terror, anxiety, and anticipation will flow rapidly through the veins of readers as they piece together clues...in this fast-paced horror." --The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books "A high-impact horrific thriller that will keep readers on the edge of their seat and begging for the next installment." --School Library Journal
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|Grouping Title||plague land|
|Grouping Author||scarrow alex|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-02-18 04:47:12AM|
|Last Indexed||2019-02-18 04:52:32AM|
|available_at_aacpl||Glen Burnie Library, Severna Park Library|
|detailed_location_aacpl||Crofton Library - Young Adult Fiction, Glen Burnie Library - Young Adult Fiction, Severna Park Library - Young Adult Fiction|
|display_description||An unidentified virus wipes out most of the Earth's population, liquefying their bodies. The virus moves as if it has an agenda-- it adapts as it moves quickly across the planet. Leon, his mother, and younger sister Grace, who just moved to London from New York, must run for their lives.|
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|itype_aacpl||Young Adult Fiction|
|local_callnumber_aacpl||Y FICTION (S)|
|owning_library_aacpl||Anne Arundel County Public Library|
|owning_location_aacpl||Crofton Library, Glen Burnie Library, Severna Park Library|
|record_details||ils:a1415888|Book|Books||English|Sourcebooks Fire, an imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc.,||364 pages ; 21 cm|
|subject_facet||Americans -- England -- London -- Fiction, Apocalyptic fiction, England -- Fiction, Families -- England -- Fiction, London (England) -- Fiction, Plague -- Fiction, Science fiction, Survival -- Fiction, Virus diseases -- Fiction|
|title_full||Plague land / Alex Scarrow|
|topic_facet||Americans, Families, Plague, Survival, Virus diseases|