At the Water’s Edge, by Sara Gruen, is a historical fiction novel that takes place during World War II. Three rich, spoiled, young Americans disgrace themselves and decide to try to redeem their situation by impulsively running off to Scotland to search for the Loch Ness monster. 160 more words
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Water For Elephants was the first of Gruen’s books that I discovered. I had’t picked up the book since my initial read years ago and finding myself sick and craving the comfort of a somewhat familiar read I was drawn to revisiting this novel. 461 more words
Water for Elephants – Sara Gruen
Orphaned, penniless, Jacob Jankowski jumps a freight train in the dark, and in that instant, transforms his future.
By morning, he’s landed a job with the Flying Squadron of the Benzini Brothers Most Spectacular Show on Earth. 51 more words