West End Book Club
Published on Wednesday, October 27, 2010 - 2:07pm
Please join us for a discussion of Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen, to be held in the small meeting room on the 2nd floor. Copies are available at the reference desk. First-timers are welcome. Refreshments will be served.
- A Los Angeles Times Bestseller
- A Wall Street Journal Bestseller
- A Newsday Favorite Book of 2006
- A USA Today Bestseller
"This colorful headlong tale of a Depression-era circus simply can't be beat."
--Stephen King, Entertainment Weekly
"Gruen unearths a lost world with her rich and surprising portrayal of life in a traveling circus in the '30s. An emotional tale that will please history buffs--and others"
"A love letter to a colorful but terrifying past and an exciting story from cover to cover. . . . This is sheer fun."