With the recent closing of The Ringling Brothers, it seems that the circus has become part of a bygone era. The big striped tent, the glitzy costumes, and the animals themselves—these are what circus-goers remember. Here are five picture books that celebrate not only the glitz and magic, but also the workers and lifestyle behind […]
This is the story of Sandy?s Circus, as told by Tanya Lee Stone with Boris Kulikov?s spectacular and innovative illustrations. Calder?s original circus is on permanent display at the Whitney Museum in New York City.