By Megan Abbott
The panic unleashed through a mysterious contagion threatens the bonds of relations and neighborhood in a probably idyllic suburban community.
The Nash family members is close-knit. Tom is a well-liked instructor, father of 2 children: Eli, a hocky superstar and lady magnet, and his sister Deenie, a diligent pupil. Their seeming balance, besides the fact that, is thrown into chaos while Deenie's ally is struck via a terrifying, unexplained seizure in school. Rumors of a detrimental outbreak unfold throughout the relatives, institution and community.
As hysteria and contagion swell, a sequence of tightly held secrets and techniques emerges, threatening to solve friendships, households and the town's fragile inspiration of security.
A chilling tale approximately guilt, relations secrets and techniques and the deadly energy of hope, THE FEVER affirms Megan Abbot's acceptance as "one of the main intriguing and unique voices of her generation."*