Ascension

Steven Galloway (Author)
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Description

From the beloved, award-winning, bestselling author of The Cellist of Sarajevo , a beautiful, suspense-filled novel

As a young Romany boy in Transylvania in the early years of the twentieth century, Salvo Usari's mother and father are killed in a tragic fire. Forced to flee his village, leaving his brother and sister behind him, Salvo embarks on a lifetime's odyssey that takes him through the dark forests of his homeland, to the bustling streets of Budapest - where he learns the skills of a wire-walker - and eventually to the United States. There he is reunited with his family, finds fame, and eventually risks everything to perform one final - death-defying - high wire act, as he walks between the twin towers of the World Trade Center...

Product Details

Price
£7.99  £7.43
Publisher
Atlantic Books
Publish Date
1 February 2010
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781843547525

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