by Sid Fleischman (5th+)
What do you know about Houdini? He was a great creator of magic and illusions. There was nothing that he could not escape from. Someone could handcuff him or put him in a straightjacket and lower him in water, still soon he would be standing next to you with no handcuffs. How did he do it? No one knows. But if you would like to know more about Houdini and his extravagant magic and illusions, read Escape: The story of the Great Houdini by Sid Fleischman.