Watch out for flying kids! : how two circuses, two countries, and nine kids confront conflict and build community (Book, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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Watch out for flying kids! : how two circuses, two countries, and nine kids confront conflict and build community

Author: Cynthia Levinson
Publisher: Atlanta : Peachtree, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Explores the world of social circus--a movement that brings kids from different worlds together to perform remarkable acts on a professional level. Levinson follows the participants of two specific circuses that also work together periodically: Circus Harmony in St. Louis, whose participants are inner-city and suburban kids, and [Galilee Circus] in Israel, whose participants [are] Jews and Arabs. As the kids'  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Levinson
ISBN: 9781561458219 156145821X
OCLC Number: 896687038
Notes: Includes index.
Description: viii, 216 pages : colour illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Cynthia Levinson.

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"Explores the world of social circus--a movement that brings kids from different worlds together to perform remarkable acts on a professional level. Levinson follows the participants of two specific circuses that also work together periodically: Circus Harmony in St. Louis, whose participants are inner-city and suburban kids, and [Galilee Circus] in Israel, whose participants [are] Jews and Arabs. As the kids' relationships evolve over time, the members learn how to overcome assumptions, animosity, and obstacles both physical and personal"--Amazon.com.

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