About this book
Paperback edition of the novel which won the National Book Award in America. Set at the time of Philippe Petit's daredevil tightrope walk between the Twin Towers in 1974, it follows the diverse lives of several characters which will collide and be transformed forever. 'A wow of a novel - rich, humane, brilliantly written and as deep as it is wide' "The Times"
Winner of the National Book Award and a New York Times bestseller