Barreling Over Niagara Falls by Nancy Allen

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Join Annie on her daring, life-changing feat! As the threat of the poorhouse looms overhead, Annie Edson Taylor's big idea of barreling over Niagara Falls just might change her rotten luck. She works hard to make her big dream come true by designing a special barrel to take her safely over the Falls. Follow Annie's daring exploits and read about those who followed in her footsteps and took the plunge for themselves!


About Nancy Allen

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Nancy Kelly Allen is a former teacher and librarian. She enjoys being in an environment where she can conjure ideas for her next story. Allen earned master's degrees in elementary education and library science from Morehead State University and the University of Kentucky, respectively. She resides in Hazard, Kentucky. Lisa Fields was always encouraged to pursue her dream of becoming an artist. She received a BFA in illustration from the Ringling College of Art and Design in 2006. The illustrator of several children's books, her work has appeared in Boys' Life and Highlights magazines. Fields lives in New York City where she is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.
Published February 27, 2013 by Pelican Publishing. 40 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Action & Adventure, Children's Books.

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