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Water for elephants

Author: Sara Gruen
Publisher: Detroit : Thomson Gale, 2007.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print 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
Large type books
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sara Gruen
ISBN: 9781594132001 1594132003
OCLC Number: 133161197
Notes: Large print romance.
Description: 559 pages (large print) : 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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