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Marrin, Albert

Summary: In spring of 1918, World War I was underway, and troops at Fort Riley, Kansas, found themselves felled by influenza. By the summer of 1918, the second wave struck as a highly contagious and lethal epidemic and within weeks exploded into a pandemic, an illness that travels rapidly from one continent to another. It would impact the course of the war, and kill many millions more soldiers than...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 616 MAR

Goldsmith, Connie

Summary: "Learn about how scientists have predicted the way diseases will evolve and effect our world in the future."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books, a division of Lerner Publishing Group, Inc. 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 616 GOL

Laine, Carolee.

Summary: Ebola Outbreak covers the history of the Ebola virus, the devastating 2014 epidemic, and the quarantine controversies that captured national headlines, exploring how the fear of a disease can sometimes be as dangerous as the disease itself.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Essential Library 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 614.4 LAI

Cunningham, Kevin

Summary: A history of the plague which caused one of the most catastrophic losses of life in history.

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Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. Co. 2011

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Squire, Ann O.

Summary: In 2014, an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa made headlines around the world. Because the disease spreads easily and has no known cure, many people were terrified that it would spread throughout the world. Readers will learn how the outbreak began and how Ebola spreads from person to person. They will also explore earlier Ebola outbreaks and find out what scientists and doctors...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 616.1 SQU

Goldsmith, Connie

Summary: Discusses the history of the ebola virus, particularly the epidemic that exploded in West Africa in late 2013.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 616.1 GOL

Levy, Janey

Contents: Death-dealing diseases -- Evil ebola -- Dangerous dengue -- Killer cholera -- Menacing malaria -- Nasty necrotizing fasciitis -- Murderous meningitis -- Monstrous MERS -- Fighting back.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2020

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Doeden, Matt

Summary: The Center for Disease Control has issued a warning about an outbreak of a new deadly virus "Blood Fever." Any person you pass on the street could be a carrier. To make it through the outbreak, you'll have to make the right decisions. When YOU CHOOSE what to do next, can you survive a plague that reaches across the globe?"

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2016

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Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw

Summary: "In this addition to the critically acclaimed Scientist in the Field series, Dorothy Patent follows the scientists trying to put a stop to a gruesome disease before it's too late. Tasmanian devils are dying at an alarming rate from a type of tumor that appears to be contagious. What scientists are learning while researching the Tasmanian devil has potential to affect all animals, and even...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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Jarrow, Gail

Summary: Traces the pellagra epidemic that spread throughout the American South a century ago, drawing on real-life cases to describe its physical and cultural impact as well as related medical reports, news articles, and scientific investigations.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Calkins Creek 2014

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 616.1 JAR

Peters, Stephanie True, 1965

Summary: Describes the 1918 influenza pandemic, from how World War I soldiers spread the disease to recent scientific efforts to understand the virus that took between twenty and forty million lives worldwide.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Benchmark Books 2005

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 614.518 PET

Ward, Brian R.

Summary: Discusses what an epidemic is, how it evolves, various causes and carriers, and efforts to prevent epidemics.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dorling Kindersley 2000

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 614.4 Ward

Rusch, Elizabeth

Summary: "Una historia real sobre un científico contemporáneo que salvó la capa de ozono y el planeta, evitando un desastre en el medioambiente. Mario Molina es un científico mexicoamericano y un héroe de nuestros días que ayudó a resolver la crisis de la capa de ozono de la década de 1980. Se crió en la Ciudad de México y desde niño sintió curiosidad por los mundos ocultos que estudiaba a través de un...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH 921 MOL

Rodríguez, Patty

Summary: "Inspired by one of the oldest traditional games of chance, this book will introduce your little one to their first English and Spanish words"--Page 4 of cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little Libros 2014

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Levy, Janice.

Summary: Simple text and color illustrations present the historical background and contemporary celebration of the Cinco de Mayo holiday.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman 2007

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J468 LEV SPANISH

Mills, Deborah

Summary: Alfredo y su papá deben cruzar la frontera en un viaje difícil de México a los Estados Unidos. ¿Encontrarán el nuevo hogar que están buscando en el otro lado? Basándose en hechos reales, esta historia cobra vida gracias a la ilustradora Mexicana Claudia Navarro, y está repleta de notas al final del texto para iniciar conversaciones sobre inmigración.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH 325 MIL

Fatus, Sophie

Summary: "Follow a friendly family through their busy day. You'll find over 700 words in Spanish and English to learn and share!"--Page 4 of cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH 463 FAT

Kalman, Bobbie.

Summary: By introducing young readers to the colors of foods also teaches about healthy eating, as eating fruits and vegetables in as many colors of the rainbow as possible every day helps people get all the important vitamins.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH 612.3 KAL

Gifford, Scott

Summary: Explains how in the language of mathematics, fractions, decimals and percents are three different ways of describing the same parts of things.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tricycle Press 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 513.26 GIF

Falligant, Erin

Summary: Learn all about what Guinea Pigs need to be happy and playful pets. ¡Las mascotas! Las amamos y las cuidamos mucho. Aprende todo sobre qué necesitan los Cobayos para estar felices y ser mascotas juguetonas.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Cantata Learning 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: JE SPANISH FAL

Summary: Although mistreated by her stepmother and stepsisters, Cinderella meets her prince with the help of her fairy godmother.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ladybird Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: SPANISH J468 TAY

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