She spread disease in New York a century ago and now Typhoid Mary's story is being retold

Known as Typhoid Mary, Mary Mallon became infamous for spreading the disease around New York City a century ago.

Her life ended tragically after spending nearly 25 years in exile. Her story is now the subject of a novel by American writer, Mary Beth Keane.

'Fever', is out now.

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