open
Upgrade to a better browser, please.

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Books

The White Plague
Purchase this book from Amazon.com Purchase this book from Amazon.co.uk Purchase this book for Kindle Purchase this audiobook from Audible.com

Book added by: valashain
Last updated by: valashain

The White Plague

Synopsis | Excerpt | Reviews | Images

Author: Frank Herbert
Publisher: Tor, 2007
G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1982
Series:

This book does not appear to be part of a series. If this is incorrect, and you know the name of the series to which it belongs, please let us know.

Submit Series Details

Book Type: Novel
Genre: Science-Fiction
Sub-Genre Tags: Apocalyptic/Post-Apocalyptic
Near-Future
If you liked The White Plague you might like these books.
Awards:  
Lists:
Links:
Avg Member Rating:
(33 reads / 8 ratings)


Synopsis

What if women were an endangered species?

It begins in Ireland, but soon spreads throughout the entire world: a virulent new disease expressly designed to target only women. As fully half of the human race dies off at a frightening pace and life on Earth faces extinction, panicked people and governments struggle to cope with the global crisis. Infected areas are quarantined or burned to the ground. The few surviving women are locked away in hidden reserves, while frantic doctors and scientists race to find a cure. Anarchy and violence consume the planet.

The plague is the work of a solitary individual who calls himself the Madman. As government security forces feverishly hunt for the renegade scientist, he wanders incognito through a world that will never be the same. Society, religion, and morality are all irrevocably transformed by the White Plague.


Excerpt

No excerpt currently exists for this novel. Be the first to submit one!

Submit an Excerpt


Reviews

The White Plague

- thegooddoctor
  (10/12/2016)

Images

No alternate cover images currently exist for this novel. Be the first to submit one!