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The Man Who Walked Between the Towers by Mordicai Gerstein
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Oct 26, 11

bookshelves: book-award, picture-books, 9-11, inspirational, child-literature, biography
Read in October, 2011

Had not heard of Philippe Petit and his act in New York City until reading this beautifully illustrated picture book. Held my breath as Petit walked the rope above New York skyline. Could be a good way to subtly talk about post 9/11 New York City in the classroom.
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