Sometimes the book is better than the movie.
Join us as we discover the books behind some of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters…new and old.
All of the books featured here can be found
at your local Little Dixie Regional Library!
A circus tent set up near his nursing home leads Jacob Janlowski to recall his experience when he worked for a traveling circus in the 1930's. Hired as a vet to care for the animals, Jacob is challenged by Rosie, a non-cooperative elephant. He involves himself in thelives of t he performers and the workers of the circus.
“Water For Elephants”
Releases in Theaters April 15, 2011. Starring Reese Witherspoon, Robert Pattinson, Christopher Waltz, and Hal Holbrook, “Water for Elephants” tells the story of a veterinary student, who abandons his studies after his parents are killed and joins a traveling circus as their vet.