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Barnum and Bailey Debuted

Celebrate the day that Barnum and Bailey debuted with these titles from Macmillan Children's Publishing Group.

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Henry Holt and Co.

Star of the Circus

My Little Sister And Me

"A delightful story... Aruego and Dewey’s characteristic vibrant illustrations capture the spirit ... and add to the pleasure.... A nice addition to the...

"..."A delightful story... Aruego and Dewey’s characteristic vibrant illustrations capture the spirit ... and add to the pleasure.... A nice addition to the.... Join Marvelous Mouse, Cannonball Cat, and a whole cast of circus animals as each proclaims himself or herself the star of the circus. The satisfying conclusion to the story shows all of the animals banding together to realize they are all stars of the circus.. "A delightful story... Aruego and Dewey’s characteristic vibrant illustrations c..."

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A Neal Porter Book

The Secret Circus

THE GREATEST little show ON EARTH The secrets of Paris revealed from the ground up. Beneath the sparkling lights of Paris is a circus so secret that only...

Johanna Wright Johanna Wright

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Sunburst Paperbacks

When the Circus Came to Town

A hilarious satire on small-town prejudice It all started with the Halibuts. Then came Elmira Degoochy the snake lady. Then the Flying Gambinis -- all seven...

Polly Horvath Polly Horvath

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Frances Foster Books

Moses Goes to the Circus

Experience the Big Apple’s Circus of the Senses Moses and his family are going to the circus. Not just any circus but the Big Apple’s Circus...

Isaac Millman Isaac Millman

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

To the Big Top

When the circus comes to Willow Grove, Benny and Sam are in for more excitement than they can shake a stick at: elephants and acrobats, candied apples and a...

By Jill Esbaum and David Gordon

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Henry Holt and Co.

Carnival of the Animals

Classical Music for Kids

The animals are having a carnival, and the guests are arriving. There's the majestic lion, the braying mules, the dancing elephant, and the bouncy kangaroos....

"...The animals are having a carnival, and the guests are arriving. There's the majestic lion, the braying mules, the dancing elephant, and the bouncy kangaroos..... The animals are having a carnival, and the guests are arriving. There's the majestic lion, the braying mules, the dancing elephant, and the bouncy kangaroos. Even the fossils join in with a fast and rattly dance. Everyone is invited! Nearly 150 years ago, the composer Camille Saint-Saëns was asked by his pupils to write a musical joke ..."

By Camille Saint-Saens, Barrie C. Turner and Sue Williams

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