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Who Was Harry Houdini?

Authors: Who Hq (COR) & Sutherland, Tui
Genres: History, Biography
Topics: Music/Entertainment, Careers
Lexile: 780,
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
BISAC/Subject: JNF007060, JNF038060, JNF021030
ISBN: 9781101640050, Related ISBNs: 0448426862, 0448426870, 0525629637, 0525629645, 1101640057
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 112,
Audience: Children/juvenile
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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