|Format:||Print Book 2019|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
In 2002, John Tull and his wife, Lucinda, were visiting New York City when they both fell gravely ill. They experienced pounding headaches, strange swellings, and bone-crushing body aches. Doctors then made a startling discovery. Blood tests revealed that John and Lucinda had the bubonic plague--a rare disease transmitted by fleas! Read John and Lucinda's harrowing tale of survival, and learn all about fleas and the deadly diseases they carry in this engrossing new narrative nonfiction book for young readers.
A long battle
Built to bite
At home on a body
A flea's life
A serious problem
More flea-borne diseases.
|Series||Bugged out! The world's most dangerous bugs.|
Fleas as carriers of disease
-- Juvenile literature.
Fleas -- Juvenile literature.
Fleas as carriers of disease.
|Publisher|| New York, New York :2019
24 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.