Books

New in 2019: King of the Tightrope: When the Great Blondin Ruled Niagara

illustrated by Adam Gustavson (Peachtree, 2019)

Welcome to the Blondin page, where you will learn some pretty cool information, sources, and photos. Book Summary: Jean-François Gravelet was a French tightrope-walking prodigy who grew up on the rope and became famous as a child. But routine performances became too dull, too boring, too ordinaire. Not even fame was enough to satisfy his artistic yearnings. He [Read More]

Abraham Lincoln’s Dueling Words

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The Sioux: The Past and Present of the Dakota, Lakota, and Nakota

The Navajo: The Past and Present of the Diné

From Head to Tail: All About Horse Care

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