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Gruen, Sara

Overview
Works: 64 works in 478 publications in 23 languages and 24,535 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Sports stories  Love stories  History  Historical fiction  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PS3607.R696, 813.6
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Most widely held works about Sara Gruen
 
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Most widely held works by Sara Gruen
Water for elephants : a novel by Sara Gruen( Book )
107 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 8,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel of star-crossed lovers, set in the circus world circa 1932. When Jacob Jankowski, recently orphaned and suddenly adrift, jumps onto a passing train, he enters a world of freaks, grifters, and misfits, a second-rate circus struggling to survive during the Great Depression, making one-night stands in town after endless town. A veterinary student who almost earned his degree, Jacob is put in charge of caring for the circus menagerie. It is there that he meets Marlena, the beautiful young star of the equestrian act, who is married to August, the charismatic but twisted animal trainer. He also meets Rosie, an elephant who seems untrainable until he discovers a way to reach her.--From publisher description
Ape house : a novel by Sara Gruen( Book )
55 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an explosion at the Great Ape Language Lab, severely injures scientist Isabel Duncan and releases her special apes, she must connect with her own kind to save her family of apes
Water for elephants [a novel] by Sara Gruen( Recording )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel of star-crossed lovers, set in the circus world circa 1932. When Jacob Jankowski, recently orphaned and suddenly adrift, jumps onto a passing train, he enters a world of freaks, grifters, and misfits, a second-rate circus struggling to survive during the Great Depression, making one-night stands in town after endless town. A veterinary student who almost earned his degree, Jacob is put in charge of caring for the circus menagerie. It is there that he meets Marlena, the beautiful young star of the equestrian act, who is married to August, the charismatic but twisted animal trainer. He also meets Rosie, an elephant who seems untrainable until he discovers a way to reach her
Riding lessons by Sara Gruen( Book )
32 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty years after a tragic accident destroyed her riding career, Annemarie Zimmer returns to her dying father's New Hampshire horse farm with her troubled teenage daughter and encounters two men who could change her life
Flying changes by Sara Gruen( Book )
30 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the verge of turning forty, Annemarie Zimmer struggles to cope with the changes in her life as well as her anxieties over her relationship with the man she loves, her equestrian daughter's dreams of Olympic glory, and her own past
Ape house a novel by Sara Gruen( Recording )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a family of bonobo apes disappears from a laboratory, everybody is perplexed until they make a sudden appearance on a popular TV show
Agua para elefantes by Sara Gruen( Book )
70 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel of star-crossed lovers, set in the circus world circa 1932. When Jacob Jankowski, recently orphaned and suddenly adrift, jumps onto a passing train, he enters a world of freaks, grifters, and misfits, a second-rate circus struggling to survive during the Great Depression, making one-night stands in town after endless town. A veterinary student who almost earned his degree, Jacob is put in charge of caring for the circus menagerie. It is there that he meets Marlena, the beautiful young star of the equestrian act, who is married to August, the charismatic but twisted animal trainer. He also meets Rosie, an elephant who seems untrainable until he discovers a way to reach her
Riding lessons by Sara Gruen( Recording )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annmarie is going back home to New Hampshire with her daughter. Annmarie's father is in ill health and needs her help. However, Annmarie is going to have to face the ghosts of her past
Water for elephants by Sara Gruen( Visual )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een oude man blikt terug op de zomer van 1931 toen hij toetrad tot een reizend circusgezelschap
Flying changes by Sara Gruen( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woda dla słoni by Sara Gruen( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in Polish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
De l'eau pour les éléphants by Sara Gruen( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Paillettes et misère". À l'époque de la Grande Dépression (les années 1930), un orphelin sans le sou est embauché comme soigneur dans un de ces petits cirques ambulants qui sillonnent les États-Unis (ils se déplacent en train). Il découvre alors l'envers, souvent violent ou même sordide, du décor... et l'amour avec une belle écuyère. [SDM]
De l'eau pour les éléphants : roman by Sara Gruen( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Affenhaus : Roman by Sara Gruen( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Wissenschaftlerin Isabel Duncan kommt besser mit Affen zurecht als mit Menschen. Im Sprachlabor eines Instituts arbeitet sie seit Jahren mit den Bonobos, deren DNA zu 98,7% mit der menschlichen übereinstimmt. Eines Tages explodiert eine Bombe im Institut, Isabel wird schwer verletzt und die Bonobos flüchten. Nach ihrer Genesung macht sich Isabel auf die Suche nach den Affen, die vom Institut an eine unbekannte Person verkauft wurden. Unterstützt wird sie dabei von John Thigpen, einem Journalisten, der sie kürzlich interviewt hatte. Plötzlich tauchen die Affen in einer Reality-TV-Show auf
La leçon d'équitation by Sara Gruen( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman psychologique (intime). Roman familial
Alles Glück dieser Erde Roman by Sara Gruen( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nach einem Reitunfall schwört Anna, nie wieder auf ein Pferd zu steigen. Doch zwanzig Jahre später kehrt sie mit nichts als den Scherben ihres Lebens zurück - zu dem Reitstall ihres todkranken Vaters, zu den Erinnerungen und zu den verborgenen Sehnsüchten. Und als eines Tages auf dem Hof ein Pferd steht, das genauso aussieht wie Harry - das Pferd, das sie einst geritten hat - erwacht in Anna die alte Leidenschaft wieder. So gefährlich und ungestüm wie die Gefühle, die ihr Jugendfreund Dan in ihr auslöst
At the water's edge : a novel by Sara Gruen( Book )
6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De l'eau pour les éléphants by Francis Lawrence( Visual )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La maison des singes : roman by Sara Gruen( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in French and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reader's Voice Book Club kit for Water for elephants by Sara Gruen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel of star-crossed lovers, set in the circus world circa 1932. When Jacob Jankowski, recently orphaned and suddenly adrift, jumps onto a passing train, he enters a world of freaks, grifters, and misfits, a second-rate circus struggling to survive during the Great Depression, making one-night stands in town after endless town. A veterinary student who almost earned his degree, Jacob is put in charge of caring for the circus menagerie. It is there that he meets Marlena, the beautiful young star of the equestrian act, who is married to August, the charismatic but twisted animal trainer. He also meets Rosie, an elephant who seems untrainable until he discovers a way to reach her.--From publisher description
 
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Alternative Names
Gelusi 1968-
Giroin, Sara 1968-
Grūena, Sāra
グルーエン, サラ
Languages
English (269)
German (37)
Spanish (21)
French (21)
Dutch (11)
Chinese (9)
Italian (5)
Polish (5)
Danish (4)
Korean (3)
Slovenian (3)
Portuguese (2)
Japanese (2)
Hebrew (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Romanian (2)
Russian (2)
Catalan (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Arabic (1)
Swedish (1)
Persian (1)
Slovak (1)
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