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David Ritz Nik Wallenda

Balance: A Story of Faith, Family, and Life on the Line

4 Jun, 2014

Nik Wallenda Balance Book CoverWallenda releases a memoir,  ghostwritten by Ritz, that details his family history, Christian faith, and his circus career. Ritz pitches the book to Wallenda after his Niagara walk.

One of the challenges of writing a book is there’s things you probably don’t want people to know about you … It was very emotional telling these stories at times … It is a challenge to reveal your life story.

On his faith:

That’s clearly the grounding that I stand on. That is who I am. I couldn’t tell my story without that.