The world's most beloved wire walkers are back! In this adventure, Mirette and Bellini sail to America, where they have accepted an invitation to cross Niagara Falls. Mirette soon discovers that the usual risks of high-wire walking are intensified by cutthroat competition. It's courage and skill that bring Mirette and Bellini through even the toughest challenges and make both Mirette and this book a winner.
Caldecott Medalist Emily Arnold McCully (Mirette on the High Wire) delivers her newest, most delightful story of tender friendship and thrilling adventure.
Praise for Mirette on the High Wire:
"McCully has created an independent female protagonist....A bravura performance." --The Horn Book, starred review
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Published October 23, 2000
by Putnam Juvenile.
Sports & Outdoors, Action & Adventure, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction.