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The Circus is in Town

FICTION

The Autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb
Melanie Benjamin

Orphans of the Carnival
Carol Birch

The Ringmaster’s Wife
Kristy Cambron

Among the Wonderful
Stacy Carlson

Burning Bright
Tracy Chevalier

Hang Wire
Adam Christopher

The Untold
Courtney Collins

The Trapeze Artist
Will Davis

The Circus in Winter
Cathy Day

The Thunder of Giants
Joel Fishbane

Queen of the Flowers
Kerry Greenwood

Meridon
Philippa Gregory

Water for Elephants
Sara Gruen

The Mermaid
Christina Henry

The Pickle Index
Eli Horowitz

The Orphan’s Tale
Pam Jenoff

The Gracekeepers
Kirsty Logan

Blood and Circuses
Kerry Greenwood

The Circus Train Conspiracy
Edward Marston

Everything You Came To See
Elizabeth Schulte Martin

Death of Anton
Alan Melville

The Night Circus
Erin Morgenstern

The Inheritance of Ivorie Hammer
Edwina Preston

Tightrope
Amanda Quick

The Remarkable Courtship of General Tom Thumb
Nicholas Rinaldi

Untamed
Nora Roberts

Embrace Me
Lisa Samson

The Swan Gondola
Timothy Schaffert

The Fainting Room
Sarah Pemberton Strong

The Disapparation of James
Anne Ursu

Mechanique: A Tale of the Circus Tresaulti
Genevieve Valentine

The Language of Silence
Peggy Webb

The Life She Was Given
Ellen Marie Wiseman

Magruder’s Curiosity Cabinet
H.P. Wood

 

NONFICTION

Last Chain on Billie: How One Extraordinary Elephant Escaped the Big Top
Carol Bradley 599.67 BRA

Behemoth: The History of the Elephant in America
Ronald B. Tobias 599.67 TOB

Modoc: The True Story of the Greatest Elephant that Ever Lived
Ralph Helfer 599.67 HEL

It’s Showtime: Circus Tricks: Learning Fun for Horse and Rider
Sylvia Czarnecki 636.10835 CZA

Love in the Elephant Tent: How Running Away with the Circus Brought Me Home
Kathleen Cremonesi 791.3 CRE

American Sideshow: An Encyclopedia of History’s Most Wondrous and Curiously Strange Performers
Marc Hartzman 791.3 HAR

She Flies Through the Air: Circus Life
Lee Stath 791.3 STA

The Greatest Shows on Earth: A History of the Circus
Linda Simon 791.309 SIM

Topsy: The Startling Story of the Crooked-Tail Elephant, P.T. Barnum, and the American Wizard Thomas Edison
Michael Daly 791.32 DAL

Queen of the Air: A True Story of Love and Tragedy at the Circus
Dean Jensen 791.34 JEN

Truevine: Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother’s Request
Beth Macy 791.35 MAC

Watch Out for Flying Kids!: How Two Circuses, Two Countries, and Nine Kids Confront Conflict and Build Community  
Cynthia Levinson 796.476 LEV

The Ordinary Acrobat: A Journey into the Wondrous World of the Circus, Past and Present
Duncan Wall 796.476 WAL

The Circus Fire: A True Story
Stewart O’Nan 974.63 ONA

P.T. Barnum: America’s Greatest Showman
Philip B. Kunhardt B BARNUM

 

FICTION DVDs

Barnum
DVD BAR

Charlie Chan at the Circus
DVD CHA

The Greatest Showman
DVD GRE

Trapeze
DVD TRA

Water For Elephants
DVD WAT

 

NONFICTION DVDs


An Apology to Elephants
599.67 APO

One Lucky Elephant
599.67 ONE

Circo
791.3 CIR

Circus
791.3 CIR

The Circus
791.3 CIR

Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away
DVD CIR

Cirque du Soleil. Fire Within
791.3 FIR

Inside the Soviet Circus
791.3 INS

American Carny: True Tales from the Circus Sideshow
791.35 AME

Bound Flesh: The Amazing Story of Daisy and Violet Hilton
791.35 BOU

 

JDC 4/17 update ajb 06/19