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Chestatee Regional Library System:
      Dawson County Library
NONFIC 921 FONTAINE FONTAINE
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31011007162209 Available
Chestatee Regional Library System:
      Lumpkin County Library
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Flint River Regional Library:
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Houston County Public Library:
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      Riverside Branch Library
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      Washington Memorial Library
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BIOGRAPHY B FONTAINE 2018
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Item details

  • ISBN: 9780374717025 (ebook)
  • ISBN: 0374158371
  • ISBN: 9780374158378
  • Physical Description: x, 366 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018.

Contents / Notes

Contents:
Prologue: The trick is there is no trick -- The architecture of a wave -- The snake charmer -- Human history -- Open the gates -- The dragon -- Snickers T. Clown -- Cake -- Hair ingredients -- Let's us have fun -- The moon is apple pie -- The softest skin of anyone in the entire world -- Daughters -- Mud -- And the low sky opens -- The departure -- Emergency -- Fresh meat -- The Titanic was child's play -- Monsters -- Premium footlong corn dogs -- Where your name is writ -- Cash money -- Wildewoman -- The sword swallower -- The animal undone -- Sounds past the noises -- Behind the night's dress -- Christmas fish -- Dr. Frankenstein's hushed blood love song -- Normalaphobia -- Invisibilia -- Bloodlust -- The heroes -- Electricity -- By ship into the sea -- Twinklers -- The great reveal -- Out of the mist -- Epilogue: Where you will float electric.
Summary, etc.: "Follows the author on a life-affirming journey of loss and self-discovery through her time on the road with the last traveling American sideshow and her relationship with an adventurous, spirited mother"--Amazon.com.
Subject: Fontaine, Tessa
World of Wonders (Sideshow)
Sideshows United States
Circus performers United States Biography
Women circus performers United States Biography
Mothers and daughters United States Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
PERFORMING ARTS / Circus
Sideshows United States Juvenile literature
Circus performers
Sideshows
Women circus performers
United States
Genre: Biography.
Autobiographies.
Autobiographies.
Nonfiction.
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