Who Was Harry Houdini?

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Perfection Learning Corporation, Jul 1, 2002 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 105 pages
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Every kid has heard of Harry Houdini, the famous magician, but do they know that he 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 and illustrated throughout with beautiful black-and-white drawings.

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Review: Who Was Harry Houdini? (Who Was/Is...?)

User Review  - Gavin Buersken - Goodreads

Who was Harry Houdini was a pretty good book it talks about him and what he escaped. It also talked about his life and what it would be like to be a escape artist. I liked that he could get out of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sammy Holthaus - Goodreads

I thought it was a very fascinating book. How they explained Harry's cool, unbelievable tricks, with great detail was amazing. You could make a movie in your mind with its description. This book tells ... Read full review

About the author (2002)

Tui T. Sutherland was born on July 31, 1978 in Caracas, Venezuela. She is a children's book author who has also written under the pen name Heather Williams. She has written several series such as Pet Trouble, Wings of Fire, and Avatars. Her titles include: Kingdom Of Twilight, Runaway Retriever, Bad to the Bone Boxer and Dragonet Prophecy. She has also written novels such as This Must Be Love and The Menagerie. Three of her titles from The Wings of Fire series have made The New York Times Best Seller List. They are The Dark Secret, The Brightest Night and Moon Rising. Her title, Against The Tide from The Spirit Animals Series also made the list.

Jane O'Connor and John O'Brien also collaborated on the companion title "Sir Small and the Dragonfly," They both live in New York City.

Ann Abramson lives in New York, New York. Nancy Harrison lives in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

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