Who Was Harry Houdini?
Authors: Sutherland, Tui
Genres: History, Biography
Topics: Music/Entertainment, Careers
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Grade: 3 - 7
Synopsis: Every kid has heard of Harry Houdini, the famous magician who could escape from handcuffs, jail cells, and locked trunks. But do they know that the ever-ambitious and adventurous Houdini was also a famous movie star and the first pilot to fly a plane in Australia? This well-told biography is full of the details of Houdini's life that kids will really want to know about and illustrated throughout with beautiful black-and-white line drawings.
Illustrated by John O'Brien.
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