The Magician and the Spirits
Almost everyone has a mental picture of Harry Houdini, the most renowned magician and escape artist of all time.But what fewer people know is that for thirty years, the master illusionist was preoccupied with things the eye can't see. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Black-and-white photographs and reproductions.
JLG Release: Nov 2017
Awards & Honors
Tablet Magazine Best Jewish Children’s Books of 2017, Middle Grade
The Washington Post Best Books Children’s Books of 2017, Nonfiction
Praise & Reviews
Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:
Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books, Booklist, The Horn Book Magazine
9" x 6"
Level 8.9; Points: 5;
Scholastic Reading Counts
Level 12.9; Points: 9;
Potentially Sensitive Areas
Violence: Strong Violence, Violence: Suicide
Harry Houdini (1874–1926), Magicians, Escape artists, Spiritualism, Biography and autobiography, Games and activities, Magic, Social issues, Death and dying,