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During the summer of 1793, Mattie Cook lives above the family coffee shop with her widowed mother and grandfather. Mattie spends her days avoiding chores and making plans to turn the family business into the finest Philadelphia has ever seen. But then the fever breaks out.

Disease sweeps the streets, destroying everything in its path and turning Mattie's world upside down. At her feverish mother's insistence, Mattie flees the city with her grandfather. But she soon discovers that the sickness is everywhere, and Mattie must learn quickly how to survive in a city turned frantic with disease.

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In 1793 the Cook Coffeehouse outside of Philadelphia is a haven for those fleeing from the fever sweeping across the mosquito-infested city. Fourteen-year-old Mattie Cook loses her childhood playmate to the fever and struggles to keep her family and its business alive.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780756910570
Author:
Anderson, Laurie Halse
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Subject:
Epidemics
Subject:
Survival
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Historical - United States - Colonial
Subject:
Historical - United States - Colonial & Revolutionary
Subject:
Children s-Adventure Stories
Publication Date:
20020331
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Dimensions:
7.50x5.00x.90 in. .50 lbs.
Age Level:
10-14

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Children's » Action and Adventure » Adventure Stories
Children's » Historical Fiction » United States » Colonial and Revolutionary Periods

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"Synopsis" by , In 1793 the Cook Coffeehouse outside of Philadelphia is a haven for those fleeing from the fever sweeping across the mosquito-infested city. Fourteen-year-old Mattie Cook loses her childhood playmate to the fever and struggles to keep her family and its business alive.
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