Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Book Review: Water for Elephants

Title: Water for Elephants: A Novel
Author: Sara Gruen
Rating ****1/2
Tags: circus, elephants, animals, elderly

Excellent story of an elderly man who remembers his young years as an almost-graduate of Cornell vet school who loses everything in the Depression, and works for a circus. Terrific characters and story.

Publication Algonquin Books (2007), Edition: Good, Paperback, 350 pages
Publication date 2007
ISBN 1565125606 / 9781565125605

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