What School Library Connection says about Plague Land: "The author does a nice job of providing readers with a vivid picture of how people are affected by the virus, as well as suggestions on where it may have originated... fans of the sci-fi genre will enjoy this book."
The full review will appear in the January/February 2018 issue of School Library Connection.
Plague Land by Alex Scarrow
Publication Date: December 5th, 2017
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Leon and his younger sister, Grace, have recently moved to London from New York and are struggling to settle into their new school when rumors of an unidentified plague in Africa begin to fill the news. Within a week, the virus hits London. The siblings witness people turning to liquid before their eyes, and they run for their lives.
A month after touching Earth’s atmosphere, the virus has wiped out most of the population. Desperate to stay alive, Leon and Grace are reluctantly taken in by a tight-knit group of survivors. But as they struggle to win their trust, the siblings realize that the virus isn’t their only enemy, and survival is just the first step…