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Stern, Scott W.

Summary: In 1918, shortly after her eighteenth birthday, Nina McCall was told to report to the local health officer to be examined for sexually transmitted infections. Confused and humiliated, Nina did as she was told, and the health officer performed a hasty (and invasive) examination and quickly diagnosed her with gonorrhea. Insisting she could not possibly have an STI, Nina was coerced into...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.74 STE

Summary: When a corporate law office is quarantined after exposure to a dangerous virus that makes the infected lose their inhibitions, a recently fired employee and a wronged client must battle their way to the executive level before time runs out.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: RLJ Entertainment 2017

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1 available in Horror DVDs, Call number: DVD HORROR MAY

Summary: After the re-opening of the Hive and the T-Virus, the Umbrella Corporation quarantines the whole city, disabling anyone at all from leaving. Among those trapped within, are members of the suspended STARS group. To survive the mess around them, Alice, now a genetically modified project, has to accept a deal with Dr. Ashford, a scientist whose daughter has gone missing, and escort her out of the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD RES

Smith, Zadie

Summary: "Deeply personal and powerfully moving, a short and timely series of essays on the experience of lock down, by one of the most clear-sighted and essential writers of our time. "There will be many books written about the year 2020: historical, analytic, political and comprehensive accounts. This is not any of those -- the year isn't half-way done. What I've tried to do is organize some of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 824 SMI

Choldenko, Gennifer

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Lizzie and her secret friend Noah, who is hiding in her house, plan to rescue Noah's father from the quarantined Chinatown, and save everyone they love from contracting the plague that is spreading in 1900 San Francisco.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, a division of Random House LLC 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC CHO

Pham, LeUyen

Summary: A beautiful book that describes the impact of COVID-19 on communities and why some essential workers could not quarantine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PHA

Rechler, Lindsay

Summary: Good Morning Zoom takes the reader on a lyrical journey through our "new normal." From "Zoom school," to watching doctors and nurses on TV, to building pillow forts, and talking to loved ones from a distance, this poignant book reminds us that there are still things to enjoy and be excited about in these unprecedented times.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE REC

Bartoletti, Susan Campbell.

Summary: Tells the story of "Typhoid" Mary Mallon, a cook in the early twentieth century who was a carrier for typhoid fever and sickening dozens.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 MAL

Edwards, Sue Bradford

Summary: "This title covers the events surrounding an unprecedented global health crisis, including the origin of the pandemic, how it spread across the world, and how government leaders and health experts worked to respond." -- Amazon.com

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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

Falls, Kat

Summary: Beyond the Titan wall lies the Feral Zone, and the only people who break quarantine and venture there are the "fetches", who are paid exorbitant sums to bring back items that were left behind when the wall went up--but Delaney McEvoy's father is there and she is being forced to find him and bring him back.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2013

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McKinney-Whetstone, Diane.

Summary: Diane McKinney-Whetstone's nationally bestselling novel, Tumbling, immersed us into Philadelphia's black community during the Civil Rights era, and she returns to the city in this new historical novel about a cast of nineteenth-century characters whose colorful lives intersect at the legendary Lazaretto--America's first quarantine hospital. Isolated on an island where two rivers meet, the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCK

5 holds on 5 copies

Summary: Immune to the COVID-23 virus, a courier races against time to save the woman he loves from a quarantine camp.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD SON

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1 available in Top Shelf DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD
1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

Power, Rory

Summary: It's been eighteen months since the Raxter School for Girls was put under quarantine. Since the Tox hit and pulled Hetty's life out from under her. It started slow. First the teachers died one by one. Then it began to infect the students, turning their bodies strange and foreign. Now, cut off from the rest of the world and left to fend for themselves on their island home, the girls don't dare...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC POW

Silver, Erin

Summary: "The Covid-19 virus changed the world and made daily life much more challenging. This book tells the true stories of what kids around the world did to help others. From making 3-D printed medical equipment to food bank fundraising, to a neighbourhood joke stand, to creating a semi-automatic hand-washing machine, these kids made a difference in their communities. The book features 12 kids from...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Second Story Press 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 362.1962 SIL

Cast, Kristin

Summary: Touch is lethal. Love is dangerous. Nobody is safe. For fifty years, the Key Corporation has defended humanity against a deadly plague that spreads through touch. Lovers don't hold hands, or even kiss. Personal boundaries are valued above all. Break the laws, and you'll face execution. Elodie, a talented young nurse, believes in the mission of the Key and has never questioned the laws that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Publishing 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CAS

Koontz, Dean R. (Dean Ray)

Summary: When Colorado carpenter Gary Adams spots two mysterious creatures in the woods near his house, he calls on his friend, veterinarian Cammy Rivers for advice. But like Gary, Cammy has never seen an animal resembling this beautiful species. But when the Department of Homeland Security puts a call out for Gary and Cammy because of these animals, the two risk everything to protect the innocent...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KOO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Koontz 2009

Lorentz, Dayna.

Summary: "Teens Marco, Shay, Ryan, and Lexi form new allies in the quarantined mall--as the bodies pile up, the disease mutates, the Senator's authority is questioned, and it becomes clear there's no one to trust"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC LOR

Summary: In 1906 in America it was first discovered that humans could transmit typhoid fever. This is a dramatization of the outbreak and a profile of Irish cook Mary Mallon, known as 'Typhoid Mary'. Quarantined against her will, the story reveals the newfound power of health officials to protect the masses, often at the expense of personal liberties.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Educational Foundation 2005

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV TYP

Falls, Kat

Summary: Lane McEvoy barely survived her first journey to the Feral Zone -- the forbidden, overgrown landscape east of the Mississippi River that was abandoned when a virus spread through the United States. But Lane has crossed the quarantine line, and she knows the truth. There are survivors in the zone -- people who have gone feral, whose bodies have warped and evolved to display a variety of animal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC FAL

Floca, Brian

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "An ode to the essential workers keeping the country operating during the Covid-19 pandemic"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2021

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Seal, Julia

Summary: It isn't a normal sort of a day. The sun is up, the birds are out, but everybody's indoors. Having to stay home can be confusing and lonely for children. Julia Seal highlights the importance of friendship and community during these challenging times. The message of hope will help children see the power of togetherness, and understand that even though we might feel like we're alone, we're alone...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Children 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SEA

Thomas, Lex.

Summary: "In this final installment of the Quarantine trilogy, David and Will are alive, but on the outside of McKinley High, while Lucy is the last of the trinity left inside to deal with Hilary, who will exact revenge before taking over McKinley High"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Egmont USA 2014

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC THO

O'Meara, Kitty

Summary: "And the People Stayed Home is a beautifully produced picture book featuring Kitty O'Meara's popular, globally viral prose poem about the coronavirus pandemic, which has a hopeful and timeless message"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tra.Publishing 2020

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE O'ME

Walters, Minette

Summary: "As the year 1349 approaches, the Black Death continues its devastating course across England. In Dorseteshire, the quarantined people of Develish question whether they are the only survivors. Guided by their beloved young mistress, Lady Anne, they wait, knowing that when their dwindling stores are finally gone they will have no choice but to leave. But where will they find safety in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MIRA 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Walters 2019

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