The Houdini Box
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The Houdini Box

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Victor is forever trying to escape from locked trunks, walk through walls, and perform any number of Houdini's astonishing magic tricks...without success. Then -- amazingly -- he actually meets his idol, and begs Houdini to explain himself. A mysterious locked box is the magician's only answer, and Victor is left to wonder: Does the box contain the secrets to the most famous magic tricks ever performed?show more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 165.1 x 236.22 x 7.62mm | 158.76g
  • Atheneum Books for Young Readers
  • Aladdin Paperbacks
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 0689844514
  • 9780689844515
  • 79,421

Review quote

"Selznick illustrates his first book with vigorous, carefully composed black-and-white drawings; his faces express emotion with subtlety and quiet humor. The offbeat story is smoothly told...." -- "Kirkus Reviews"show more