Sophie Higgins

Is this book fiction or non-fiction? Sorry I know this is a stupid question but I am confused from the variety of comments here!

Shawn In retrospect, given the coronavirus pandemic now among us, this book was certainly not over-sensationalized.
Skylar it's technically nonfiction, but it has a lot of fictional elements, especially in the portrayal and descriptions of ebola-- Preston himself has admitted to simply adding in and making up parts of the story. it's clear that preston is more author than scientist here
Marylou (As the Page Turns) it's non-fiction.
Amy Moseley It is non-fiction, but highly sensationalized and overfocused on a strain of Ebola that seems only to infect chimpanzees. The fact that that strain of virus was discovered and named here in the US is probably why.
Beate Nilsen His article, 3 years prior to the book. https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/19...
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