Queen of the Falls

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Queen Of The Falls
Author Chris Van Allsburg
Country United States
Genre Novel
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date
Media type Print (hardcover)
Pages 40
ISBN ISBN 0-547-31581-3
ISBN 978-0-547-31581-2
Preceded by Probuditi!

Queen of the Falls is a 2011 fiction novel by children's writer Chris Van Allsburg.

Plot summary[edit]

Queen of the Falls is about a 62-year-old woman named Annie Edson Taylor who remembers getting closer and closer to Niagara Falls with her father, entranced by the sight and sound of the water. Finally, as a 62-year-old, she goes over the falls in a wooden barrel, seeking fortune and fame.