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Awdry, W.

Summary: "The circus is in town! But when the animals get loose, the town is a circus. Can Thomas help round the animals up?"--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN AWD

Klein, Adria F. (Adria Fay)

Summary: Circus Train pulls in to town, and each kind of animal is in it's own brightly colored car.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE KLE

Bridwell, Norman.

Summary: Clifford and Emily Elizabeth helping when the circus comes to town. As always Clifford saves the day. The pictures are bright and engaging and the book describes many different aspects of the circus.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BRI

Heathfield, Lisa

Summary: Told from two viewpoints, sisters Lo and Rita spend their lives flying high on the trapeze, but real danger comes as secrets begin to unravel the tightknit circus community and Lo finds love with a "flattie."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carolrhoda Lab 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC HEA

Beasley, Cassie.

Summary: "When he realizes that his grandfather's stories of an enchanted circus are true, Micah Tuttle sets out to find the mysterious Circus Mirandus--and to use its magic to save his grandfather's life"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD BEA

Gruen, Sara.

Summary: 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...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HighBridge 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC GRU

Schultz, Erica

Summary: Cowgirl Dorothy and her horse, Toto, are taking the Yellow Dust Road on the way to the Great Wiz Kid's Emerald Circus of Oz for auditions, and along the way she meets Tinny, Crow, Leo, and Strega West who are also looking to audition--but in the morning Strega has disappeared, along with Dorothy's lucky silver spurs, and Dorothy must summon her inner courage to perform her best at the audition.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2020

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Van Dusen, Chris.

Summary: When a circus ship runs aground off the coast of Maine, the poor animals are left on their own to swim the chilly waters. Staggering onto a nearby island, they soon win over the wary townspeople with their kind, courageous ways. So well do the critters blend in that when the greedy circus owner returns to claim them, villagers of all species conspire to outsmart the bloated blowhard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2009

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Van

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE VAN

Jenoff, Pam

1 hold on 7 copies

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Noa has been cast out in disgrace after becoming pregnant by a Nazi soldier and being forced to give up her baby. She lives above a small rail station, which she cleans in order to earn her keep… When Noa discovers a boxcar containing dozens of Jewish infants bound for a concentration camp, she is reminded of the child that was taken from her. And in a moment that will...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JEN

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC JEN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JEN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION JEN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Jenoff 2017

Frazee, Marla

Summary: A wordless picture book in which the farmer visits the little clown and the monkey, and meets the rest of the circus family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FRA

Harrison, Hannah E.

Summary: "Jane the dog doesn't have a unique talent in the circus like the rest of her family, until the ringmaster discovers what is truly special about her"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAR

Pernice, Clare

Summary: When a little girl dons her leotard and socks, she becomes "Circus Girl," the star of a show that incorporates her toys and stuffed animals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Pernice 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PER

Morgenstern, Erin.

Summary: A circus, titled Le Cirque des Reve, comes to town out of the blue and without warning. Within its tents, young magicians Celia and Marco compete to be the best, having done so since childhood. However, under the backdrop of their intense rivalry, a blossoming romance develops.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2011

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Sazaklis, John

Summary: "Come one! Come all! Barnstorm's Big Top Circus is in town, and Scooby and the Mystery Inc. gang can't wait to see it! But thanks to the Ghost Clown, things under the big top are a big mess. Can Scooby-Doo and the gang put an end to all the funny business and save the circus?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, an imprint of Capstone 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE SAZ

Wiseman, Ellen Marie

Summary: 1931. Lilly Blackwood isn't allowed to explore the meadows around Blackwood Manor. Momma insists it's for Lilly's own protection, that people would be afraid if they saw her. But on this unforgettable night, Lilly is taken outside for the first time-- and sold to the circus sideshow. More than two decades later, Julia Blackwood has inherited her parents' estate and horse farm, an unhappy place...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC WIS

Morgenstern, Erin.

Summary: Waging a fierce competition for which they have trained since childhood, circus magicians Celia and Marco unexpectedly fall in love with each other and share a fantastical romance that manifests in fateful ways.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC MOR

Morgenstern, Erin.

Summary: Waging a fierce competition for which they have trained since childhood, circus magicians Celia and Marco unexpectedly fall in love with each other and share a fantastical romance that manifests in fateful ways.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2010

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MOR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION MOR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Morgenstern 2010

Oppel, Kenneth

Summary: Aboard "The Boundless," the greatest train ever built, on its maiden voyage across Canada, teenaged Will enlists the aid of a traveling circus to save the train from villains.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC OPP

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC OPP

McLemore, Anna-Marie

Summary: Although Lace Paloma knows all about the feud between the Palomas and the Corbeaus, she finds herself falling for Cluck Corbeau when he saves her life while both families are performing in the same town.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Griffin 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC MCL

Gruen, Sara.

Summary: Jacob remembers his life some 70 years ago as part of a traveling circus, having fallen in love with the horse act star, Marlena; and both of them mutually smitten with Rosie the elephant.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC GRU

Dockray, Tracy.

Summary: "The pony is a dream come true for a little girl. But the dream shatters when he is taken from her. Though time passes as the pony makes the best of his new life in the circus, he never stops hoping to find the little girl. And the girl never stops looking for him"--Dust jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Dockray 2011

Frazee, Marla

Summary: A wordless picture book in which a farmer rescues a baby clown who's bounced off the circus train, and reunites him with his clown family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FRA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FRA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Preschool Frazee 2014

Gruen, Sara.

Summary: 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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books 2006

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRU

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC Gru

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION GRU

Lazar, Tara

Summary: Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls of all ages! It's the most amazing day on earth: the first day of school! It can be a daunting prospect, but don't worry - your big brother can show you the ropes. Join a nervous boy and his enthusiastic older brother as they navigate the highs and lows of a first day at school . . . except this school is a big top, and the teacher is named Miss Stupendous,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LAZ

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