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Author Noyes, Deborah, author.

Title The magician and the spirits : Harry Houdini and the curious pastime of communicating with the dead / Deborah Noyes.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Viking, 2017.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  793.8 Noyes    ---  Available
Description 152 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Indexed In: Junior Library Guild
Summary 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.
Audience Ages 10-13.
Grades 5-8.
1250L Lexile.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
Subject Houdini, Harry, 1874-1926 -- Juvenile literature.
Houdini, Harry, 1874-1926.
Houdini, Harry, 1874-1926.
Channeling (Spiritualism) -- Juvenile literature.
Escape artists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Hoaxes -- Juvenile literature.
Magicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Mediums -- Juvenile literature.
Spiritualism -- Juvenile literature.
Channeling (Spiritualism)
Escape artists -- United States -- Biography.
Magicians -- United States -- Biography.
Escape artists -- United States -- Biography.
Imposters and imposture.
Magicians -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9780803740181 (hardcover) : 17.30

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