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Water for elephants : a novel / Sara Gruen.

Gruen, Sara. (Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 1565124995
  • ISBN: 9781565124998
  • ISBN: 9781616200701 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1616200707 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781616200718 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1616200715 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 331 p. : ill ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books, 2006.

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Ninety-something-year-old Jacob Jankowski remembers his time in the circus as a young man during the Great Depression, and his friendship with Marlena, the star of the equestrian act, and Rosie, the elephant, who gave them hope.
Subject: Circus > Fiction.
Depressions > Fiction.
Circus performers > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Love stories.

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  • 51 of 54 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Scoville Memorial Library - Salisbury.


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Thematic reference: Circus
Genre: Historical Fiction
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