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In a matter of weeks, Massachusetts has been overrun by an insidious rabies-like virus that is spread by saliva. But unlike rabies, the disease has a terrifyingly short incubation period of an hour or less. Those infected quickly lose their minds and are driven to bite and infect as many others as they can before they inevitably succumb. Hospitals are inundated with the sick and dying, and hysteria has taken hold. To try to limit its spread, the commonwealth is under quarantine and curfew. But society is breaking down and the government's emergency protocols are faltering. Dr. Ramola Rams Sherman, a soft-spoken pediatrician in her mid-thirties, receives a frantic phone call from Natalie, a friend who is eight months pregnant. Natalie's husband has been killed--viciously attacked by an infected neighbor--and in a failed attempt to save him, Natalie, too, was bitten. Natalie's only chance of survival is to get to a hospital as quickly as possible to receive a rabies vaccine. The clock is ticking for her and for her unborn child. Natalie's fight for life becomes a desperate odyssey as she and Rams make their way through a hostile landscape filled with dangers beyond their worst nightmares--terrifying, strange, and sometimes deadly challenges that push them to the brink. But even if Nats gets the vaccine, will it be too late? -- from book jacket.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library TREMBLAY (Paul) (Text) 37814003319473 FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 10/23/2020 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande F Tremblay, P (Text) 35178001812802 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 07/09/2020 Available -
Gilliam County Library F TREM (Text) 37823000181984 New New/High Demand Branch_Only_3months 11/02/2020 Available -
Hood River County Library FIC TREMBLAY (Text) 33892100687053 Adult New Books Book None 08/04/2020 Available -
Ontario Community Library TREMBLAY, Paul (Text) 33330004531960 New Book Display Book Branch_Only_6months 10/01/2020 Checked out 12/01/2020
Southern Wasco County Library TREM (Text) 33892006359245 FICTION Book Branch_Only_3months 07/08/2020 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library TREMB (Text) 33892006605803 NEW BOOKS New/High Demand None 07/08/2020 On holds shelf -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062679161
  • ISBN: 0062679163
  • Physical Description: 307 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2020]

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Summary, etc.:
In a matter of weeks, Massachusetts has been overrun by an insidious rabies-like virus that is spread by saliva. But unlike rabies, the disease has a terrifyingly short incubation period of an hour or less. Those infected quickly lose their minds and are driven to bite and infect as many others as they can before they inevitably succumb. Hospitals are inundated with the sick and dying, and hysteria has taken hold. To try to limit its spread, the commonwealth is under quarantine and curfew. But society is breaking down and the government's emergency protocols are faltering. Dr. Ramola Rams Sherman, a soft-spoken pediatrician in her mid-thirties, receives a frantic phone call from Natalie, a friend who is eight months pregnant. Natalie's husband has been killed--viciously attacked by an infected neighbor--and in a failed attempt to save him, Natalie, too, was bitten. Natalie's only chance of survival is to get to a hospital as quickly as possible to receive a rabies vaccine. The clock is ticking for her and for her unborn child. Natalie's fight for life becomes a desperate odyssey as she and Rams make their way through a hostile landscape filled with dangers beyond their worst nightmares--terrifying, strange, and sometimes deadly challenges that push them to the brink. But even if Nats gets the vaccine, will it be too late? -- from book jacket.
Subject: Virus diseases > Fiction.
Epidemics > Fiction.
Pregnant women > Fiction.
Survival > Fiction.
Massachusetts > Fiction.
Genre: Horror fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Psychological fiction.
Novels.

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