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A Picture Book of Harry Houdini
 

A Picture Book of Harry Houdini (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Adler, David A.
By Adler, Michael S.
Illustrated by Matt, Collins

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Harry Houdini astounded audiences around the globe as he freed himself from ropes, handcuffs, and prison cells. This biography includes a bibliography, source notes, important dates, and recommended Web sites.

ISBN 9780823423026
Published 23 June 2010 by Holiday House
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780823423026
ISBN-10 0823423026
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Holiday House
Imprint Holiday House
Publication Date 23 June 2010
International Publication Date 1 June 2010
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Adler, David A.
By Adler, Michael S.
Illustrated by Matt, Collins
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Performing Arts (Dance & Drama)
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 241mm
Height: 206mm
Spine: 3mm
Weight 136g
Interest Age 4-8 years
Reading Age 4-8 years
Library of Congress Magicians - United States, Houdini, Harry, Escape artists - United States, Escape artists - United States, Escape artists
NBS Text Children's General Interest & Leisure
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code B
Catalogue Code 111167

Description of this Book

Harry Houdini astounded audiences around the globe as he freed himself from ropes, handcuffs, and prison cells. This biography includes a bibliography, source notes, important dates, and recommended Web sites.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Deeply hued illustrations, heavy with red and black tones, are well suited to the subject.

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Author's Bio

David A. Adler has written more than a hundred books for children, including his well-known Picture Book Biography series. A former teacher, he lives with his family in New York State. Visit him on the web at www.davidaadler.com. Matt Collins has illustrated numerous picture books for children. His art has also appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, and Sports Illustrated for Kids, among other publications. Visit his website at www.mattcollins.com.

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