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When Elephants Fly

When Elephants Fly

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I Ran Away With The Circus But Quit After Confronting A Sad Truth I Learned There
Huffington Post, September 2018
"The circus was my first job out of college. To get the job, I had to write an article about King Tusk, the largest traveling land mammal on the face of the earth. I was flown to Ohio, met King Tusk, an 11,000-pound, 10-foot-tall elephant, and wrote a pretend interview. Fun, right? At the time, I thought so, too…”
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The Top 20 Most Anticipated Books of Fall 2018
Parade, September 2018
"As the season begins to change and the temperatures cool down, a new season of books comes with it. From dark and magical YA novels to sweet romance and everything in between, these are the most anticipated books of fall..."
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Interview: Nancy Richardson Fischer, author of When Elephants Fly
USA Today, September 2018
"Don’t miss one of the most heartwarming young adult novels of the year. Perfect for fans of Water for Elephants, Wonder and All the Bright Places, When Elephants Fly shows that how we choose to live our lives matters, and that there are some battles worth fighting even if it means losing yourself..."
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When Elephants Fly: What Inspired My Young Adult Novel
PowellsBooks Blog, September 2018
"Every novel is woven through with inspirations and When Elephants Fly started with my first job out of college as a traveling writer for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus..."
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Author Chat with Nancy Richardson Fischer (When Elephants Fly), Plus Giveaway!
The Official YABC Blog, September 2018
"I was a traveling writer for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. I wrote stories about the incredible performers, many of who passed their skills at trapeze and high wire down generations..."
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