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Review: Secrets of the Sideshows

User Review  - Angel - Goodreads

I would have rated this book higher, but I think that its strength is also a bit a of a weakness. The book is extremely comprehensive. Nickell, an experienced performer himself, packs a lot of stories ... Read full review

Review: Secrets of the Sideshows

User Review  - Kayla - Goodreads

Very thorough, but I agree with the other reviews that it is also somewhat self serving. MANY illustrations/banners/pictures are referenced, but the vast majority actually available to the reader are ... Read full review

Review: Secrets of the Sideshows

User Review  - Colleen - Goodreads

A nice overview with a variety of entertaining photographs Read full review

Review: Secrets of the Sideshows

User Review  - ACRL - Goodreads

Read by ACRL Member of the Week Jennifer Emanuel. Learn more about Jennifer on the ACRL Insider blog. Read full review

Review: Secrets of the Sideshows

User Review  - James Harrison - Goodreads

I refreshing look at the sideshow industry. It didn't get five stars because I felt the references could of been left in the back of the book, not every time he mentioned something that could of just ... Read full review

Review: Secrets of the Sideshows

User Review  - Marty Monahan - Goodreads

A fun read. Read full review

Review: Secrets of the Sideshows

User Review  - David - Goodreads

If you have any interest in the world of the sideshow, this book might just quench your thirst for knowledge. It covers every topic from natural freaks to sword-swallowing tattooed hotties. It also ... Read full review

Review: Secrets of the Sideshows

User Review  - Liz - Goodreads

This book made me realize I was very interested in the history of circuses, side shows, and all the people involved. Great read and the author comes to the topic with his insider experiences. Read full review

Review: Secrets of the Sideshows

User Review  - Sara - Goodreads

An interesting book overall but it could be dry for sure. I definitely enjoyed the subject matter. Read full review

Review: Secrets of the Sideshows

User Review  - Molly - Goodreads

I still want to learn fire eating. Read full review


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