Peter and Santa, a brother and sister without any parents, run away froom home foe fear of being sent to an orphanage. They know they have an uncle who travels with a circfus, and they set out to find him. He turns out to be a clown in Cob's Circus, which is just then playing in the north of England.
Peter and Santa manage to get to Bridlington and the circus, and from that moment on Uncle Gus looks after them. The circus becomes their home, and they are plunged into a world about which they know nothing.
Original title: The Circus is Coming
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult