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Water for elephants : a novel

Author: Sara Gruen
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2011, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Movie tie-in edView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sara Gruen
ISBN: 1616200707 : PAP 9781616200701 : PAP
OCLC Number: 732788169
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 2006. With additional material.
Description: 350 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Sara Gruen.

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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.

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