Plague Booklist

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Book recommendations pertaining to Plagues.

Book TitleAuthorPubDateReading AgeTime PeriodTime FrameGeographic AreaCountryTopicGenreFormat
Invincible MicrobeMurphy, Jim2012UMG
YA
Age of Revolutions10,000 BCE-2009 CENorth America
Europe
United StatesPlagues
Tuberculosis
NFCB
History Smashers: Plagues and PandemicsMessner, Kate2021MG
UMG
Modern Age430 BCE-2019 CENorth America
Europe
United StatesPlagues
Pandemics
NFB
Year of Wonders: A Novel of the PlaguePaton Walsh, Jill1992YA
A
Enlightenment1665-1666EuropeGreat BritainPlagues
Bubonic Plague
FN
A Parcel of PatternsPaton Walsh, Jill1992YA
A
Enlightenment1665-1666EuropeGreat BritainPlagues
Bubonic Plague
FN
Master CornhillJarvis McGraw, Eloise1995UMGEnlightenment1665-1666EuropeGreat BritainPlagues
Bubonic Plague
Fires
Great Fire of London
FCB
The Lost ApothecaryPenner, Sarah2021AAge of Revolutions1791-2021EuropeGreat BritainPlagues
Women in Science
London
Poison
FN
Fever 1793Anderson, Laurie Halse2000UMGAge of Revolutions1793North AmericaUnited StatesPlagues
Yellow Fever
FCB
The Birchbark HouseErdrich, Louise2002MG
UMG
Industrial Age1847North AmericaUnited StatesOjibwe Nation
Indigenous Americans
Plagues
F
OV
CB
Fever Year: The Killer Flu of 1918Anderson, Laurie Halse2019UMG
YA
Modern Age1918North AmericaUnited StatesPlagues
Influenza Epidemic
NFGN
Like the Willow TreeLowry, Lois2011MG
UMG
Modern Age1918-1919North AmericaUnited StatesPlagues
Influenza Epidemic
FCB
Very, Very, Very Dreadful: The Influenza Pandemic of 1918Marrin, Albert2018YAModern Age1918-1919North AmericaUnited StatesPlagues
Influenza Epidemic
NFB
A Death-Struck YearLucier, Makiia2016YAModern Age1918-1919North AmericaUnited StatesPlagues
Influenza Epidemic
FN
In the Shadow of BlackbirdsWinters, Cat2014YAModern Age1918-1919North AmericaUnited StatesPlagues
Influenza Epidemic
FN
New From HereYang, Kelly2022MG
UMG
Modern Age2019-2020North America
Asia
United States
Hong Kong
Asian Americans
COVID-19 Pandemic
Plagues
FCB
Rez DogsBruchac, Joseph2021MG
UMG
Modern Age2020North AmericaUnited StatesIndigenous Americans
Wabanaki Nation
COVID-19 Pandemic
Plagues
FCB

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List of abbreviations:
Reading Age Genre Format
LE = lower elementary
MG = middle grade (8-12 yrs.)
UMG = upper-middle grade (11-14 yrs.)
YA = young adult (14+)
A = adult (18+)
NF - non fiction
F = fiction
Bio = biography
HF = historical fantasy
AH = alternate history
OV - own voices
M = mythology
S = spine book
PB = picture book
GN = graphic novel
ER = early reader
CB = chapter book
B = book (NF)
N = novel
M = memoir