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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Algonquin Books
Publication date May 1, 2007
Pages 350
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781565125605
ISBN-10 1565125606
Dimensions 0.90 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.85 lbs.
Original list price $14.95
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
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. Reader's Guide included. Reprint.
Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780786290277
 
Large print edition from Thorndike Pr (December 15, 2006)
9780786290277 | details & prices | 563 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.50 lbs | List price $31.95
About: 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.
Paperback
Book cover for 9781565125605 Book cover for 9781594132001 Book cover for 9781594134647 Book cover for 9781616200701 Book cover for 9781616200718
 
Lrg mti edition from Large Print Pr (March 18, 2011)
9781594134647 | details & prices | 561 pages | 5.50 × 8.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $15.99
Mti rep edition from Algonquin Books (March 1, 2011)
9781616200701 | details & prices | 350 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $14.95
Mti rep edition from Algonquin Books (March 1, 2011)
9781616200718 | details & prices | 445 pages | 4.20 × 6.70 × 1.40 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $7.99
Large print edition from Large Print Pr (May 9, 2007)
9781594132001 | details & prices | 561 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $15.99
About: 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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Reprint edition from Algonquin Books (May 1, 2007)
9781565125605 | details & prices | 350 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.90 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $14.95
About: 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.
Miscellaneous
Book cover for 9781598956436
 
With John Randolph Jones (other contributor), David Ledoux (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Findaway World Llc (November 27, 2006)
9781598956436 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $34.99
About: When Jacob Jankowski, recently orphaned and suddenly adrift, jumps onto a passing train, he enters a world of freaks, grifters, and misfits - the Benzini Brothers Most Spectacular Show on Earth - a second-rate travelling circus struggling to survive during the Great Depression, making one-night stands in town after endless town.
CD/Spoken Word
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With John Randolph Jones (other contributor), David Ledoux (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Highbridge Co (November 1, 2009)
9781615730360 | details & prices | 5.00 × 6.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.62 lbs | List price $14.99
About: Beautifully written, with a luminous sense of time and place, Water for Elephants tells of love in a world in which love's a luxury few can afford.
With David Ledoux (other contributor), John Randolph Jones (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Highbridge Co (May 22, 2006)
9781598870626 | details & prices | 5.25 × 5.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $29.95
About: 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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