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Water for elephants : a novel

Author: Sara Gruen
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in a travelling circus touring the backblocks of America during the Great Depression of the early 1930s this is a story of love and hate, trains and circuses, dwarves and fat ladies, horses and elephants - or to be more specific, one elephant, Rosie, star of Benzini Bros Most Spectacular Show on Earth ... Now a major motion picture.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Love stories
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gruen, Sara.
Water for elephants.
Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2011
(OCoLC)708759491
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sara Gruen
ISBN: 9781742695273 1742695272
OCLC Number: 726734906
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 394 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Reviews; About the author; Title page; Acknowledgments; Prologue; One; Two; Three; Four; Five; Six; Seven; Eight; Nine; Ten; Eleven; Twelve; Thirteen; Fourteen; Fifteen; Sixteen; Seventeen; Eighteen; Nineteen; Twenty; Twenty-one; Twenty-two; Twenty-three; Twenty-four; Twenty-five; Author's note.
Responsibility: Sara Gruen.

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When Jacob Jankowski, recently orphaned and suddenly adrift, jumps onto a passing train, he enters a world of freaks, swindlers and misfits in a second-rate circus struggling to survive during the  Read more...

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