The Survival of the Deadly Illness

Fever 1793


  • "Our inhumane neighbors, instead of sympathizing with us tauntingly proclaim the healthfulness of their own citiezen..." -Letter of Ebenezer Hazard. Philadelphia, 1793 (pg.84)
  • "... Punish the a little bit taking so much. They should have left something behind, and they had no reason to break things..." (pg.129)

Laurie Halse Anderson

Anderson was born on October 23, 1961 In Potsdam, New York. She was a current American author, who writes for children and young adults. She also got educated on Georgetown University, Onondaga Community Collage. Many of her book got an award winner including this book that got the "2009 Edwards Award."