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Outbreak (Code Red #3)

3.84  ·  Rating details ·  264 Ratings  ·  14 Reviews
Thirteen-year-old Ben is spending the summer in the Congo where his father is examining a valuable mineral mining operation. But a mysterious killer virus is spreading throughout the country which the mine manager is trying to hush up. It’s up to Ben and his friend, Halima, to prevent disaster.
Hardcover, 296 pages
Published October 23rd 2007 by Doubleday
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Labibah Safdar
Mar 21, 2013 rated it it was amazing
It was an amazing book. I read it in 2 days becasue i could not put it down
Dawoud Hadi
Sep 28, 2015 rated it it was amazing
This was one of my favourite books.I rated five out of five because it wass a well intense story that gave me mixed emotions. I was sad when some the part hapened and happy for the others.
This book is about a boy called Ben Tracey who I think is a rebel, because he always does the opposite he is told, he goes to Democratic Republic of Congo with his fathers in the worst time possible. A virus is spreading
Feb 11, 2009 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Best Code Red so far. Simple.
♥ Ashleigh ♥  contrary to popular belief i'm not actually mad!
Must say I'm surprised by how much i truly enjoyed this book. There where a few eye rolling coincidence moments towards the end but over all what a remarkable story about strong willed and incredible individuals!
I still think it seems a little egotistical for Chris Ryan to have his name in such ginormous print on all his books - other much more famous writers seem to do well enough without resorting to this type of thing, But for now I'll try not to pass judgement and just sit confused pondering
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Sep 03, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Scientist and his son visit the Congo to investigate a new mine and end up stuck in a village where a deadly Ebola-like virus has been unleashed. Told from the son's perspective this was an exciting listen. His father contracts the virus so young Ben has to fight the unscrupulous mine owners who are hell bent on making money, regardless of the horrific risk. Not read Chris Ryan before, but may see what else he has written now.
Mar 27, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Fantastic read! The book kept me entertained and at the same time it touched a very serious topic of such scary virus as Ebola. The description of African jungles and animals that live in it was amazing.
Sep 25, 2016 rated it liked it
Good storyline really interesting bits you know he knows his stuff but some really slow parts
Mar 13, 2011 rated it liked it
It's kind of interesting at some parts but I just couldn't get into the book any quicker.
Kelly Wignall
Mar 31, 2016 rated it really liked it
Considering it is aimed at younger readers (and I'm 27) I couldn't put it down. Got very engrossed in it :-) Some cheesy parts though and far fetched in parts. Still really enjoyed it though :-)
Apr 01, 2015 rated it it was amazing
This was a great read!
Feb 21, 2014 rated it it was ok
didn't really like the series.
Dec 30, 2007 rated it really liked it
An exciting pageturner!
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