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Author: Emily Arnold McCully
Illustrator: Emily Arnold McCully
Publisher: Putnam
Date: 1992
Awards: Caldecott Medal book (1993)
Ages: 4-8
Topics: picture book, tightrope walkig, Paris, France, persistence, fear, balance, historical fiction
Summary: In late 1800s Paris, Mirette learns to tightrope walk from celebrated tightrope artist Monsieur Bellini.

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