Streams of Babel

by Carol Plum-Ucci

A complex and haunting novel from a Printz Honor Award author and two-time Edgar Allan Poe Award finalist

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780547258737
  • ISBN-10: 0547258739
  • Pages: 432
  • Publication Date: 01/18/2010
  • Carton Quantity: 24

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    Bioterrorism has come to a small town in New Jersey. Two residents die of brain aneurysms within twenty-four hours and several teens become ill with a mysterious flu, leading the government to suspect that a terrorist cell has unleashed a deadly biochemical agent. With each glass of water they drink, the people of Trinity Falls are poisoning themselves.

    A world away in Pakistan, a sixteen year old computer genius working as a spy for the U.S. sees an influx of chatter from extremists about a substance they call Red Vinegar that will lead to many deaths. Can he warn the victims before it’s too late?

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