Chibbaro, Julie. Deadly. 2011. 293 p. Athaneum Books for Young Readers, $16.99 (978068985738). Gr 7-10.
A mysterious outbreak of typhoid fever is sweeping New York. Could the city’s future rest with its most unlikely scientist–16-year-old Prudence Galweski? In a time when science is for men, she’ll have to prove to the city, and to herself, that she can … (AW)