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Weaver, Janice.

Summary: Explores the life of Harry Houdini including his childhood, marriage, and death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 HOU

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Tells the story of Harry Houdini's true childhood escapades.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE KIM

MacLeod, Elizabeth.

Summary: A biography of the world's most famous magician, Harry Houdini, from his poor childhood to extraordinary escape artist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kids Can Press 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Houdini

Sutherland, Tui

Summary: A biography of the famous magician who was also a movie star and a pioneer pilot.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2002

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 HOU

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 HOU

Krull, Kathleen.

Summary: A picture book biography highlighting the life and accomplishments of magician and escape artist, Harry Houdini.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker & Co. 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 HOU

Lakin, Pat.

Summary: Simple text describes how Harry Houdini, born Ehrich Weiss, worked hard to become a great magician.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE LAK

Fleischman, Sid

Summary: A biography of the magician, ghost chaser, aviator, and king of escape artists whose amazing feats are remembered long after his death in 1926. Profiling his early years, personal life, and great accomplishments in show business, the story of the famous magician, Harry Houdini, comes to life through a review of his greatest tricks and most amazing feats.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB HOUDINI FLE

Lalicki, Tom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2000

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB HOUDINI LAL

Summary: Wrapped in chains and encased in a crate, magician Harry Houdini was dropped into New York's icy East River. Horrified onlookers watched him emerge, unharmed, less than 60 seconds later. Easily the world's most famous escape artist, Houdini mesmerized audiences with astonishing acts of magic like the Water Torture Cell. A circus performer turned gifted artist, Houdini confronted humanity's...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Nonfic Ho

Summary: "Meet contemporary artists at work and speaking in their own words- direct, accessible, and unfiltered ... This unique four-hour series spotlights 17 artists working in the United States today, and invites viewers behind the working in scenes to see artists at work in their homes, communities, and unexpected sites- from an old-growth forest to a military base to a film set. The artists,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Art21, Inc. 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV ART