A Spotlight for Harry
Eric A. Kimmel & Jim Madsen
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Harry Weiss—later known as Harry Houdini—is enthralled when the circus comes to his Wisconsin town. He loves all the acts, but his favorites are the tightrope and the amazing trick where a man hangs from a rope by his teeth! Harry and his brother decide to try circus tricks in a nearby barn, and although Harry’s headstrong determination leads him into trouble, it also opens up a whole new world. In this evocative story, Eric A. Kimmel tells how Harry Weiss discovered his love for performing, many years before he became world famous.
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- Category: Culture, Places & People
- Published: Sep 22, 2009
- Publisher: Random House Children's Books
- Seller: Penguin Random House LLC
- Print Length: 112 Pages
- Language: English