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  • Published: Brookfield, Conn. : Roaring Brook Press, c2003.
  • Year Published: 2003
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Description: 1 v. (unpaged)
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

Reading Level

  • Lexile: 480

ISBN/Standard Number

  • 0761317910 :
  • 0761328688 :



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The man who walked between the towers

by Gerstein, Mordicai.

There are no copies available and 2 requests on 4 copies

Where To Find It

Call number: J 791.43 Ge, R Caldecott Medal 2004

Additional Details

Youth level.

A lyrical evocation of Philippe Petit's 1974 tightrope walk between the World Trade Center towers.

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Exciting and Beautiful

Amazing illustrations! There is a reason that this book was a Caldecott winner. The story is exciting and inspirational. It teaches children to follow there dreams no matter how difficult that will be.

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