|Interest Level||Reading Level||Reading A-Z||ATOS||Word Count|
|Grades 1 - 4||Grades 4 - 10||R||n/a||n/a|
Annie Taylor, a short, plump and fussy sixty-two year old widow, runs a charm school, right by Niagara Falls. When this starts to fail, she resolves to find fame and fortune by being the first person ever to go over the thundering waters of Niagara Falls in a barrel. Readers of all ages will warm to this inspiring story of bravery, as they take the roller coaster ride of a lifetime over the falls.
Hardcover, 40 pages
Published on April 4, 2011 by HMH Books for Young Readers