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The Resource The ringmaster's wife, Kristy Cambron

The ringmaster's wife, Kristy Cambron

Label
The ringmaster's wife
Title
The ringmaster's wife
Statement of responsibility
Kristy Cambron
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An ounce of courage. A split-second leap of faith. Together, they propel two young women to chase a new life--one that's reimagined from what they might have become. In turn-of-the-century America, a young girl dreams of a world that stretches beyond the confines of a quiet life on the family farm. With little more than her wit and a cigar box of treasures to call her own, Mable steps away from all she knows, seeking the limitless marvels of the Chicago World's Fair. There, a chance encounter triggers her destiny--a life with a famed showman by the name of John Ringling. A quarter of a century later, Lady Rosamund Easling of Yorkshire, England, boards a ship to America as a last adventure before her life is planned out for her. There, the twenties are roaring, and the rich and famous gather at opulent, Gatsby-esque parties in the grandest ballrooms the country has to offer. The Jazz Age has arrived, and with it, the golden era of the American circus, whose queen is none other than the enigmatic Mable Ringling. When Rosamund's path crosses with Mable's and the Ringlings' glittering world, she makes the life-altering decision to leave behind a comfortable future of estates and propriety, instead choosing the nomadic life of a trick rider in the Ringling Brothers' circus
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cambron, Kristy
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ringling, Mable
  • Ringling, John
  • Circus performers
  • Life change events
Target audience
adult
Label
The ringmaster's wife, Kristy Cambron
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes discussion questions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn930256954
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
359 pages
Isbn
9780718041540
Lccn
2015050179
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
F Cambron ; XX-FI-REL ; [M15BP127, #34, 5@$15.99, DLG/DDG ].
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 930256954
  • (OCoLC)930256954
Label
The ringmaster's wife, Kristy Cambron
Publication
Note
Includes discussion questions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn930256954
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
359 pages
Isbn
9780718041540
Lccn
2015050179
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
F Cambron ; XX-FI-REL ; [M15BP127, #34, 5@$15.99, DLG/DDG ].
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 930256954
  • (OCoLC)930256954

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