Terrible Typhoid Mary: A True Story of the Deadliest Cook in America
Publish date: 2015-08-04
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages no: 240
Edition language: English
This surprised me. I really enjoyed the audio for this one. Its very factual but flows well like a fiction story even though it is nonfiction. I really didn't know anything about this time period before reading this or even the name Mary Mallon. Mary Mallon has been a cook for years, and a good o...
YA non-fiction about Mary Mallon. Bartoletti is pretty good at not including guesswork as fact (pet peeve!) and she shows both why the authorities took certain actions with Mallon, and why that might be a problem. All in all, a good non-fiction for solid middle grade readers.