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book of the week: water for elephants

I’ve made the decision to read at least one book a week for the rest of the summer. I want to do this because over the school year, I really don’t have the time to fully commit myself to a book, and I like to read… 336 more words

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At the water's edge

At the water’s edge

by Sara Gruen

This is the story of Maddie. She is the wife of a rich man’s son and all they ever do is… 241 more words

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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

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June 2017 TBR

  • At the Water’s Edge by Sara Gruen
  • The Pact by Jodi Picout
  • The Paris Wife  by Paula McLain
  • Executive Presence by Sylvia Ann Hewlett
  • The Yellow House…
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Water for Elephants

This book is one that I never would have picked up on my own. But one day as I scrolled through Pinterest, I read through a list of “books you have to read before you die” or something like that, and this was one of the top listed novels. 306 more words

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You're Never Too Old To Run Away and Join the Circus

When I was 28 years old, an older friend remarked that by the time you reach 35, you start to accept that some of your dreams will go unfulfilled; she realized she would likely never become a Carnegie Hall concert pianist.  645 more words

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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

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