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The fever [electronic resource] : A Novel. Megan Abbott.

Abbott, Megan. (Author). Davies, Caitlin. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781478901402 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (10 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Hachette Book Group, 2014.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Caitlin Davies.
Summary, etc.: 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 and the 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 in class. Rumors of a hazardous outbreak spread through the family, school, and community.As hysteria and contagion swell, a series of tightly held secrets emerges, threatening to unravel friendships, families, and the town's fragile idea of security.A chilling story about guilt, family secrets, and the lethal power of desire, The Fever affirms Megan Abbott's reputation as "one of the most exciting and original voices of her generation" (Laura Lippman).
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 259300 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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