Summary: In 1599 England, twelve-year-old lying, thieving Will Sparrow runs away, meets many colorful characters on the road, and then reluctantly joins a traveling "oddities" exhibit, where he learns to see beyond appearances.
Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2012
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC CUS
Summary: The trouble-free lives of the disabled residents of Liven in China are disrupted when a money-hungry county official convinces them to start a traveling freak show so that he can use the proceeds to buy the embalmed corpse of Lenin.
Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2012
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC YAN
Summary: A radical new history that rediscovers the remarkable freak performers whose talents and charisma helped define an era.
Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2019