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Bacigalupi, Paolo.

Summary: What happens when bio-terrorism becomes a tool for corporate profits? And what happens when this forces humanity to the cusp of post-human evolution? This is a tale of Bangkok struggling for survival in a post-oil era of rising sea levels and out-of-control mutation.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Night Shade 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAC

Norris, Elizabeth.

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Summary: "If Janelle Tenner wants to avenge her father's death and stop the end of the world, she's going to need to uncover Ben's secrets--and keep from falling in love with him in the process"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray 2012

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Dekker, Ted

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Summary: Less than a month ago, Thomas Hunter was a failed writer selling coffee at the Java Hut in Denver. Now he finds himself in a desperate quest to rescue two worlds from collapse. In one world, he's a battle-scarred general commanding an army of primitive warriors. In the other, he's racing to outwit sadistic terrorists intent on creating global chaos through an unstoppable virus. Two worlds on...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2004

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Parker, Hank

Summary: "From a former US government advisor on agro-terrorism comes a ripped-from-the-headlines debut thriller about a global plot to release a deadly virus and the elite response team who must try to stop it. When the outbreak of a terrifyingly gruesome new virus, which threatens to overcome the entire East Coast, is traced to an extremist group in Southeast Asia, the race to find a vaccine and stop...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAR

Adair, Cherry

Summary: "Penning a profile of Rio's hottest star-studded plastic surgery spa, writer Sydney McBride is going under the knife herself--all to revive a sagging career. But there's a bigger, more scintillating story afoot for the daring journalist. When a mysterious, incredibly hot fugitive seeks refuge in her bungalow, Sydney agrees to let him pose as her boyfriend--hoping to gain his confidence. Too bad...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC ADA

Johnson, Robert P. (Robert Paul)

Summary: Carl Sims, a young virologist, discovers a plot hatched by a group of international scientists to cull, in a matter of weeks, two-thirds of the world's population some 4.5 billion people by releasing a deadly virus. Their goal is to reduce Earth's population from an unsustainable seven billion to two billion...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Permanent Pr Pub Co 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JOH

Palmer, Michael

Summary: On the night of the State of the Union address, President Max Hilliard expects to give the speech of his career. But no one anticipates the terrifying turn of events that forces him to quarantine everyone in the Capitol building.

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Palmer 2011

Coyle, Harold

Summary: When Al-Qaida sends men and women infected with the lethal Marburg virus into some of the world's major cities, a team from Strategic Solutions Inc. launches a desperate race to stop the plague carriers before they can reach the United States.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COY

Altman, John

Summary: A female tactical warfare specialist from Princeton uncovers a plot by small Israeli fanatic group to perform an act of terror on the United States and lay the blame on Iran.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Publishing 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALT

Rogers, Jane

Summary: Jessie Lamb is an ordinary girl living in extraordinary times: as her world collapses, her idealism and courage drive her towards the ultimate act of heroism. If the human race is to survive, it's up to her. Set just a month or two in the future, in a world irreparably altered by an act of biological terrorism, The Testament of Jessie Lamb explores a young woman's determination to make her life...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC 2012

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC ROG

Robinson, Jeremy

Summary: When the President of the United States falls victim to a weaponised and contagious strain of genetic disease -- one that kills its victims without warning or symptom -- Special Forces commander Jake "King" Sigler is on the case. He and his team of highly trained operators have been assigned to protect a CDC detective as she journeys to the source of the new strain: Vietnam's Annamite Mountains.

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Paperbacks 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

Harvey, Michael T.

Summary: Chicago cop turned private investigators, Michael Kelly is on a hunt for the people who poisoned his city by unleashing a pathogen in a subway tunnel.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Rollins, James

Summary: An ancient relic, bioengineered autistic children, and a plot to wipe out a quarter of the world's population have two men racing against time to solve a mystery that dates back to the first famous oracle of history--the Greek Oracle of Delphi.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe 2008

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Ellison, J. T.

Summary: Looking over a crime scene in her neighborhood, Samantha Owen discovers that the scene has been staged: what seems to be a clear case of murder/suicide is anything but. The discovery of toxic substances in hidden vials leads to a threat of bioterrorism-- and her boyfriend, Xander Whitfield, may be in the line of fire.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mira Books 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Ellison 2015

Maberry, Jonathan.

Summary: A London hospital explodes, killing thousands. This act of terrorism is only the beginning as the group behind the explosion turns to bioweapons in an effort to unleash a modern version of the biblical Ten Plagues of Egypt. Dept. of Military Science agent Joe Ledger, beaten and distraught over a heartbreaking loss, has quit the antiterrorism business but reluctantly must jump back into the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAB

Rollins, James

Summary: A rogue group of Cold War scientists who have discovered a way to manipulate and enhance autistic savants as part of a plan to bioengineer the world's next great prophet triggers a dangerous side effect in its young patients.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS ROL

Rollins, James

Summary: An ancient relic, a murdered man, an international think tank of scientists known as the Jasons who have discovered a way to bioengineer autistic children, and a plot to wipe out a quarter of the world's population have two men racing against time to solve a mystery that dates back to the first famous oracle of history--the Greek Oracle of Delphi.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fic Rol

Larkin, Patrick.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audio Renaissance 2005

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC LAR

Bacigalupi, Paolo.

Summary: Winner of the Hugo and Nebula awards for best novel, a new edition of the break-out science fiction debut featuring additional stories and a Q&A with the author. Anderson Lake is AgriGen's Calorie Man, sent to work undercover as a factory manager in Thailand while combing Bangkok's street markets in search of foodstuffs thought to be extinct, hoping to reap the bounty of history's lost...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Night Shade Books 2009

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Glass, Julia

Summary: Enjoying an active but lonely rural life, seventy-year-old Percy allows a progressive preschool to move into his barn and transform his quiet home into a lively, youthful community that compels him to reexamine the choices he made after his wife's death.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Glass 2010