Books tagged: circus

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Moving Up
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Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
What happens when the opportunity to fulfill your dreams presents itself is what befalls a certain entertainer.
Murmurs: Gathered Stories Vol. One
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by OW Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Murmurs: Gathered Stories Vol. One brings together nine previously published stories hand selected to best represent the darkness prevalent in much of Caleb J. Ross’ fiction. Deformities, parenthood, childhood, each treated with literary integrity, come together to map the visceral, gut-wrenching side of family life.
The Fabulous Showman : A Biography of P. T. Barnum
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,230. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Besides the towering figure of Barnum himself, this book's cast of characters includes not only Jenny Lind, Jumbo, and Tom Thumb, but also such ill-assorted figures a Chang and Eng (the original Siamese Twins), Queen Victoria herself, captive white whales, "The Feejee Mermaid," and Abraham Lincoln. This is far and away the best biography of one of the most fascinating of all Americans.
Perilous Pleasures
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,930. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Loving a man who faces death every day of his life can be wearing, Joanna Livingston learns, soon after Stefan Janacek joins the show with his big cat act. The fact that someone wants him dead leads to serious consequences that make Joanna question if she can live with that fear. The decision she's ultimately forced to make is one she'd never considered before falling in love with a lion tamer
The Clockwork Doll
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Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A mother fights a losing battle for her daughter's survival in a struggle against cancer. Meanwhile her daughter finds her own solution that will change her into someone else.
The Lonely Giant
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,380. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Orphaned at a tender age, the infant giant Albert is raised by servants in a ramshackle castle. At eighteen years old he strikes out to trace his lost family. He meets a questing Knight, joins a circus, falls in love and confronts dragons and monsters before learning the dreadful truth about his origins. Shocked, he abandons his search and resolves to make a life among the kindly circus folk.
Le Cirque De Magie
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Price: Free! Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The circus is ready to roll out for the 1925 tour. Ravi, the high-wire heart throb, is jittery when meeting the company’s newly-hired female dwarf. Hours before departure, his magical perceptions are on fire as he witnesses her involvement in a gory bump off. Ravi is desperate to protect his sweetheart and the rest of the company. Will his Suparna abilities be enough to snuff out the demon?
All You Need
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Having seen a vision of John Lennon on a flaming pie, a young monk in the Beatles religion must travel to London, deep in the dreaded Rolling Stones land, to win back the original sacred music of the Fab Four.
The Tent
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Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A young photographer gets a glimpse of an unfamiliar world. 1900 words
Coulrophobia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Short Story - A college student's deeply-seated fear of clowns leads her to solve a dangerous mystery while babysitting a house full of children.