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Who Was Harry Houdini? (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
     

Who Was Harry Houdini? (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

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by Tui T. Sutherland, John O'Brien (Illustrator)
 

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In addition to his well-known exploits as an escape artist, Harry Houdini was a famous movie star and the first pilot to fly a plane in Australia. Illustrated throughout, this well-told biography is full of details about Houdini that will intrigue kids.

Overview

In addition to his well-known exploits as an escape artist, Harry Houdini was a famous movie star and the first pilot to fly a plane in Australia. Illustrated throughout, this well-told biography is full of details about Houdini that will intrigue kids.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780613453318
Publisher:
Turtleback Books
Publication date:
07/01/2002
Series:
Penguin Who Was...Series
Edition description:
THIS EDITION IS INTENDED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY
Pages:
105
Sales rank:
741,650
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 7.75(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile:
780L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author


Tui T. Sutherland is the author of several books for young readers, including the Menagerie trilogy, the Pet Trouble series, and three books in the bestselling Seekers series (as part of the Erin Hunter team). In 2009, she was a two-day champion on JEOPARDY! She lives in Massachusetts with her wonderful husband, two adorable sons, and one very patient dog. To learn more about Tui's books, visit her online at www.tuibooks.com.

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Who Was Harry Houdini 4.1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 35 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
That was a fantastic book!
Guest More than 1 year ago
*My favorite part in this book was when Houdini, jumped of the bridge in handcuffs because he did it into freezing water. I liked the part of the book when Harry escaped from the mirror cuffs
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Amazing book! I loved it!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I did not read it on the nook I acually read it in a book but this guy is awesome. -#Hashtag
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Ten star book
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Wait whaaaaat A who wad by tui t smutherland. This cant be... :(
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a book for all ages. Detective. Magician. Movie Star. Illusionist. This is my favourite Who was? book I have read yet. I highly reccomend it. Try it and you will love it. At least one job he has done.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I LOVE IT
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great,interesting and fantastical.I would recomend it to all my friends and family.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Sample only showed table of contents , nothing else!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Why does the book sample only have a table of contents? What if this was an inapropreate book and wanted to figure that out by looking at the sample? NO!!!!!!!!!!!! But I like the author. She visited my school.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Amazing , inspirational , intriguing , and intristing
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Harry Houdini is my great uncle
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Wow. That was. Wow. Wha i meant by that is when they die. Ok. Descriptions will be at the places, but here are the places: <br> Water Kingdom at 'water', Gem Kingdom at 'gem', Light Kingdom at 'light', Star Kingdom at 'star', Electric Kingdom at 'electric', Sky Kingdom at 'sky', Cold Kingdom at 'cold', Hot Kingdom at 'hot', Desert Kingdom at 'desert', Earth Kingdom at 'earth', Animal Kingdom at 'animal', Plant Kingdom at 'plant', Shadow Kingdom at 'shadow', The Land of the Dead Dragons at 'heaven or he<_>ll'. All dragons from the Shadow Kingdom will die to be SoaringHells. If you kill an innocent you will be a SoaringHell. The Soaring Code at 'soar justice'. Bios at the next non preorder res.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Some 'magician' who locked himself in cages then used lock picks to get out. Harry houdini in a nutshell.
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Luv it
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
He once while being hancuffed by three handcuffs fall over a bridge in the winter but he stil survived
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