Find Your Next Favorite Book
Our Money-Back Guarantee

The Man Who Walked Between the Towers

by

In 1974, French aerialist Philippe Petit threw a tightrope between the two towers of the World Trade Center and spent an hour performing high-wire ... Show synopsis

Find your copy

Buy it from  $0.99
Buy new from  $3.00
Collectible from  $7.11

Change currency

Reviews of The Man Who Walked Between the Towers

Overall customer rating: 5.000
newjerseybill

A Masterpiece

by newjerseybill on Feb 3, 2011

Simply one of the best picturebooks of the last 20 years. Mordicai Gerstein has perfectly captured the mischief and playfulness that defines Philippe Petit. Mesmerizing artwork tells a fascinating story. A masterpiece. More

mpeter53

Very good!

by mpeter53 on May 17, 2007

I think that this is a very cool book. There are not many picture books about 9/11 yet, and I think that this presents it in a nice way. I really liked the fact that they told an interesting story about the Towers and made a reference to the events of 9/11 at the end, rather than making the entire ... More

Love it or hate it? Review it now

Discussions about The Man Who Walked Between the Towers

Start a new discussion
  1. What's on your mind? Review post guidelines

Get $300 in coupons and other goodies. Sign up for newsletter No, thank you.

You're signed up (and we you). Watch for our Welcome e-mail and your first coupon. Thanks!