Bubonic Plague

The Black Death

From the Series Deadly Diseases (UpDog Books ™)

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

The bubonic plague wreaked havoc in the fourteenth century. Learn about the germ that causes the illness, how fleas spread it, and how putting sailors in quarantine slowed the spread.

Dive deep into the Deadly Diseases series—part of the UpDog Books™ collection. Discover what causes these illnesses, the symptoms behind them, and what is being done to stop the spread. At the end of the book, read two patients’ symptoms and decide which one has the sickness.

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978-1-7284-2835-2
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978-1-7284-3377-6
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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre High/Low, Science
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction
Copyright 2022
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand UpDog Books ™
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2021-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF024020, JNF051050, JNF025070
Dewey 614.5/732
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 360
Guided Reading Level R
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents

Reviews

School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

“[A] solid introduction to a complicated and highly scientific topic in an approachable way for striving readers.”—School Library Journal

Author: Percy Leed

Percy Leed writes nonfiction books for children, covering topics from sports to science. He lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.