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The Resource Escape! : the story of the great Houdini, Sid Fleischman

Escape! : the story of the great Houdini, Sid Fleischman

Label
Escape! : the story of the great Houdini
Title
Escape!
Title remainder
the story of the great Houdini
Statement of responsibility
Sid Fleischman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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, complete with index, photos, and author's notes
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2007
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
Biography type
individual biography
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148450
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 793.8/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 5.8
  • 5-8
  • 940
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
GV1545.H8
LC item number
F55 2006
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940
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of the great Houdini
Label
Escape! : the story of the great Houdini, Sid Fleischman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-205) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19581668
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 210 pages
Isbn
9781428702288
Lccn
2005052631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(IMchF)fol10606387
Label
Escape! : the story of the great Houdini, Sid Fleischman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-205) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19581668
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 210 pages
Isbn
9781428702288
Lccn
2005052631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(IMchF)fol10606387

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