Everything You Came to See: A Novel by Elizabeth Schulte Martin

By Elizabeth Schulte Martin

People say it like a comic story, yet Henry Bell particularly did run clear of domestic to hitch the circus. a skilled new performer with a suffering circus, he is discovered a spot for himself one of the fire-eaters, tightrope walkers, and contortionists. yet regardless of how a ways the exhibit travels, Henry's previous isn't a long way behind—the mom he misplaced, the violent father he fled, the brother he abandoned.

As Henry pushes himself to create higher, larger performances, his activities develop into a wrecking ball to the relationships round him. From his costar, to the previous headlining big of the circus, to the circus supervisor himself, nobody is untouched. Left unchecked, Henry's blind ambition turns into the very factor which can save—or destroy—the circus itself. except Henry can reckon with the relatives and earlier he is left at the back of, the spark which drives him to accomplish could burn out or ignite—engulfing everybody and every little thing he loves.

A tale of the fervour that drives creativity, Everything You got here to See is an unforgettable debut, tough our principles of family—and what it takes to rebuild them.

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