The Tightrope WalkersBook - 2015
Coming of age in the shadow of northern England's shipyards, young Dominic is torn between the extremes of his shipbuilder family's lifestyle, a complex bully to whom he finds himself irresistibly drawn, and the tightrope-walking girl he loves.
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2015.
Edition: First U.S. edition.
Copyright Date: ©2014.
Characteristics: 326 pages ; 24 cm
From Library Staff
Fiction; coming of age in 1960s, working class neighborhood, England. Excellent pairing with photos by Nick Hedges.