Shoestring : the Boy who Walks on Air
Published: 2020 by Allen & Unwin
Level: Middle Years (6-9)
This unusual story is set in another world and time. Shoestring has the amazing ability to walk on an invisible tightrope. He was once a street urchin but was taken in by May, the owner of a gambling business called The Luck Palace and he embarks on a journey with a troupe of magicians, musicians and gymnasts.