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The Fever - A Novel

Megan Abbott

The panic unleashed by a mysterious contagion threatens the bonds of family and community in a seemingly idyllic suburban community. The Nash family is close-knit. Tom is a popular teacher, father of two teens: Eli, a hockey star and girl magnet, and his sister Deenie, a diligent student. Their seeming stability, however, is thrown into chaos when Deenie's best friend is struck by a terrifying, unexplained seizure in class. Rumors of a hazardous outbreak spread through the family, school and community. As hysteria and contagion swell, a series of tightly held secrets emerges, threatening to unravel friendships, families and the town's fragile idea of security. A chilling story about guilt, family secrets and the lethal power of desire, THE FEVER affirms Megan Abbott's reputation as "one of the most exciting and original voices of her generation."* *Laura Lippman

The panic unleashed by a mysterious contagion threatens the bonds of family and community in a seemingly idyllic suburban community. The Nash family is close-knit. Tom is a popular teacher, father of two teens: Eli, a hockey star and girl magnet, and his sister Deenie, a diligent student. Their seeming stability, however, is thrown into chaos when Deenie's best friend is struck by a terrifying, unexplained seizure in class. Rumors of a hazardous outbreak spread through the family, school and community. As hysteria and contagion swell, a series of tightly held secrets emerges, threatening to unravel friendships, families and the town's fragile idea of security. A chilling story about guilt, family secrets and the lethal power of desire, THE FEVER affirms Megan Abbott's reputation as "one of the most exciting and original voices of her generation."* *Laura Lippman
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The panic unleashed by a mysterious contagion threatens the bonds of family and community in a seemingly idyllic suburban community. The Nash family is close-knit. Tom is a popular teacher, father of two teens: Eli, a hockey star and girl magnet, and his sister Deenie, a diligent student. Their seeming stability, however, is thrown into chaos when Deenie's best friend is struck by a terrifying, unexplained seizure in class. Rumors of a hazardous outbreak spread through the family, school and community. As hysteria and contagion swell, a series of tightly held secrets emerges, threatening to unravel friendships, families and the town's fragile idea of security. A chilling story about guilt, family secrets and the lethal power of desire, THE FEVER affirms Megan Abbott's reputation as "one of the most exciting and original voices of her generation."* *Laura Lippman

Language:

English

Narrators:

Caitlin Davies, Kirby Heyborne, Joe Barrett

Length:

9h 13m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

02:45


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

13:24


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

10:32


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

22:08


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

13:30


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

09:19


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

37:13


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

15:15


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

37:13


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:00:49


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

30:32


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

33:54


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

45:02


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

21:27


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

33:01


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

47:27


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:17:34


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

11:22


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

04:32


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

26:15