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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

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

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 Collection, Call number: YA FIC LOR

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: Fiction Walters 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

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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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 Collection, Call number: YA FIC FAL

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 Collection, Call number: YA FIC THO

MacHale, D. J.

Summary: When everyone is quarantined on a once-peaceful island off the coast of Maine, Tucker questions a secret branch of the military claiming that residents have been infected by a deadly virus.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Razorbill 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MAC

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION MAC

Morris, Lynn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House Publishers 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Morris

Velasco, Manuela

Summary: When a reporter and her cameraman follow firemen into an apartment building in response to a distress call, local authorities quarantine the building and the reporter, her cameraman, the firemen and the residents are trapped inside to face a lethal threat.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2009

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Bourdain, Anthony.

Summary: Recounts the story of Mary Mallon, an immigrant cook considered responsible for the 1904 outbreak of typhoid fever in Oyster Bay, Long Island, and describes her attempts to escape capture and institutionalization.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 614.5112 BOU

Crownover, James D.

Summary: " Can the walls of an abandoned house absolve a man accused of a thirty-year-old murder? Not before Silent Cooper and Dempsy Nealy battle Apache thieves, Pancho's Villistas, marauding outlaws, and El Tigre of the Playas Valley. The loss of a letter beneath the ruins of a famous Arizona ranch house thirty years ago led to an untimely marriage for Dempsy's Aunt Cindy, who now runs three ranches...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Five Star Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CRO

Lorentz, Dayna.

Summary: "With the power cut and the quarantined mall thrown into darkness, teens Shay, Marco, Lexi, Ryan, and Ginger must change in order to survive, and, when the doors finally open, they may not like what they've become"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kathy Dawson Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2014

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

Lorentz, Dayna.

Summary: Teens Shay, Marco, Lexi, and Ryan, quarantined in a shopping mall when a biological bomb goes off in an air duct, learn that in an emergency people change, and not always for the better, as many become sick and supplies run low.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 2012

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

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.

Format: text

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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Palmer 2011

Walters, Minette

Summary: When the Black Death enters England through the port of Melcombe in Dorseteshire in June 1348, no one knows what manner of sickness it is or how it spreads and kills so quickly. The Church cites God as the cause, and religious fear grips the people as they come to believe that the plague is a punishment for wickedness. But Lady Anne of Develish has her own ideas. Educated by nuns, Anne is a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC WAL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Walters 2018

Summary: A year after his arrival, Dr. Sharma is faced with an outbreak of smallpox that threatens to bring catastrophe to the village, a visit from his mother-in-law who doesn't approve of him and a confrontation with an outspoken evangelical preacher.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Publisher not identified] 2013

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV IND