Barbara Wersba Publishers Weekly

Start Your Free Trial

Publishers Weekly

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)

Download Barbara Wersba Study Guide

Subscribe Now

[Barbara Wersba] has written a memorable story of a sensitive young boy who discovers a miniature circus in his backyard…. "Let Me Fall Before I Fly" generates a mystical, dreamlike quality that will enchant readers.

A review of "Let Me Fall Before I Fly," in Publishers Weekly, Vol. 200, No. 10, September 6, 1971, p. 51.