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The Virus Man - Claire Rayner

Hutchinson, 1985, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good+ — in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.

From the cover: “At 7 o’clock in the morning Miranda Hallam is found dead in her bed at Bluegates School. It is her twelfth birthday. But this is only the first death on the premises... for a terrible scourge has been unleashed. The Virus Man. For some time now Ben Pitman has been trying to develop a breakthrough anti-viral cure at Minster Hospital.To this his life is totally dedicated. Though Jessie Hunt’s marriage is failing — even if she refuses to admit it - her secret research work with Ben has brought her in contact with a man she can respect, admire... and even love. Together they must face painful moral dilemmas such as using animals for experiment... But what if they have also let loose a terrifying epidemic?”