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Traveling carnival owner Thaddeus Flint swindles the owner of a freak show into an unlikely business partnership. When Flint discovers that the freaks are a group of undercover alien tourists, he keeps the secret from the outside world and looks for an opportunity to expand his carny tour out to the stars.

©1982 Mike Resnick (P)2012 Audible, Inc.

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A strange kind of circus!

Where does Sideshow rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

The story picks up after a slow start and then...wow! If any of you have experienced a real sideshow, Resnick's presentation of that "life" is very gripping. The narrator of the audio book uses various voices in most effective manner. Can't wait to listen to the next book in this series.

Which character – as performed by Kerry Woodrow – was your favorite?

Tojo and the "Blue Man"

Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

I just wanted to slap Thaddeus, so I guess Kerry Woodrow presented that character effectively!

Any additional comments?

Hope to hear more from Kerry Woodrow

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

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Wow. This reader made this book even better

I liked the story but the reader made it GREAT to listen to. Fun ride.