A picture book of Harry Houdini

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Publisher:
Holiday House,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
Language:
English
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Harry Houdini repeatedly amazed audiences around the globe with his death-defying acts and illusions. With his wife, Bess, often by his side, he freed himself from ropes, handcuffs, and prison cells. Though Harry was always intrigued by magic, his life was not always so glamorous. His family was extremely poor, and as a boy he shined shoes to help them make ends meet. Yet a career in magic was always in the cards. Readers will be mesmerized by this captivating picture book biography. 
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9780823420599
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subject_facet Escape artists -- United States -- Biography, Escape artists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Escape artists -- United States -- Pictorial works, Escape artists -- United States -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature, Magicians -- United States -- Biography, Magicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Magicians -- United States -- Pictorial works, Magicians -- United States -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature
title_display A picture book of Harry Houdini
title_full A picture book of Harry Houdini / by David A. Adler and Michael S. Adler ; illustrated by Matt Collins
title_short A picture book of Harry Houdini