Harry Houdini - The Great Illusionist

Harry Houdini a Magical Life

Harry Houdini: A Magical Life
Elizabeth MacLeod
Ages 8 to 12
Kids Can Press, 2005, 1-55337-769-9

Houdini world's greatest mystery man and escape king

Houdini: World’s Greatest Mystery Man and Escape King
Kathleen Krull
Illustrations by Eric Velasquez
Non-Fiction Biography
Ages 6 to 10
Walker, 2005, 0-8027-8953-6

Harry Houdini Cobb

Harry Houdini: A photographic Story of a Life
Vicki Cobb
Non-Fiction Biography (Series)
Ages 8 to 10
DK, 2005, 0-7566-1245-4 

Houdini the Handcuff King

Houdini: The Handcuff King

Jason Lutes and Nick Bertozzi

Graphic Novel

Ages 12 and up

Hyperion, 2007, 078683902-3


Escape! The story of the Great Houdini

Sid Fleischman


Ages 12 and up

HarperCollins, 2006, 0-06-085094-9


Escape The Story of the Great Houdini
The Houdini Box

The Houdini Box

Brian Selznick

Fiction and Non-Fiction

Ages 7 to 10

Simon and Schuster, 1991, 1-4169-6678-4



Danger in the dark

Danger in the Dark: A Houdini and Nate Mystery

Tom Lalicki

Fiction (Series)

Ages 8 to 12

Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2006, 0-374-31680-5




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