The Houdini Box

The Houdini Box

Book - 1991
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SUMMARY: A chance encounter with Harry Houdini leaves a small boy in possession of a mysterious box--one that might hold the secrets to the greatest magic tricks ever performed.
Publisher: New York, NY : Alfred A. Knopf, 1991.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: +JF
Characteristics: [56] p. : illustrated.


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Cdnbookworm Nov 26, 2011

This short book is inspired by Harry Houdini and tells the story of ten-year-old Victor who wants to be a magician just like him. Despite a lack of success, Victor keeps trying to get himself out of locked trunks and walk through walls, and is thrilled when he has a chance meeting with Houdini himself who promises to teach him some secrets.

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