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The Art of Escaping
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,080. Language: American English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.00 from 1 review)
Seventeen-year-old Mattie has a hidden obsession: escapology. Emphasis on hidden. If anyone from school finds out, she’ll be abandoned to her haters. Facing a long and lonely summer, Mattie finally seeks out Miyu, the reclusive daughter of a world-renowned escape artist. Following in Houdini’s footsteps, Miyu helps Mattie secretly transform herself into an escapologist and performance artist.
Vanishing Acts
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,820. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Vanishing Acts is the story of three generations of a troubled family, in the shadow of the Vietnam War to the 21st century perils of climate change, set in a Hawaii that is both fantastical and gritty in its portrayal of life down under the tropical dream.
Evangeline's Ghost: Houdini
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
A ghost is assigned to help a teen find her father—an inventor—who disappeared while demonstrating an illusion to magician Harry Houdini.
What We Saw from the Cheap Seats
Price: Free! Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
WHAT WE SAW FROM THE CHEAP SEATS by Marelize Roets is a collection of suspense/thriller short stories that allow you to be a psychopathic wallflower wandering in a graveyard through the eyes of Harry Houdini. This collection will have you on the edge of your seat, wide-eyed, and captivated.
The Magician’s Misdirection! – A Story for Young Magicians
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016 by MakeRight Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
Jon, a budding magician, puts on magic shows for his family and friends. His specialty is misdirection, the magician's secret way of distracting the audience to pull off a really cool trick. One day Jon's friends offer him a challenge that he can't resist; it's a challenge that takes all of Jon's magic skills, misdirection practice, and his acclaimed magic trunk that his father made him.
The Box Jumper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,680. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016 by Smart Rhino Publications. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult
In Lisa Mannetti's wonderfully disturbing novella, THE BOX JUMPER, we meet Leona Derwatt, Houdini's assistant on and off stage, and one of his mistresses. Houdini not only takes her into his confidence, teaching her the intricacies of his magic, but teams with her as they confront and expose fraudulent psychics and mediums of their day.
Mattie Lee Price "The Forgotten Georgia Wonder"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,360. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2016 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family relationships
A family discovers the true identity of their mysterious matriarch, who was once a featured performer in the Barnum & Bailey Circus. Once the family was able to track down the correct name of their famous relative, they found an abundance of news clips that traced the career of Mattie Lee Price from her beginnings as one of the “magnetic girls” at the age of fourteen, until her death.
The Houdini Effect
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 49,570. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
Athens has been lumbered with an embarrassing name, a father obsessed with house renovating and a younger brother equally obsessed with emulating his hero, Harry Houdini. Add to the mix - a talent quest, a crush Athens has on a boy named Troy and a series of unsettling, ghostly messages from an array of mirrors left behind in the latest house in which Athens and her family are living.
Resurrecting Harry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,900. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Romance » Historical
He was the greatest escape artist ever known, but can Harry Houdini escape the grim reaper's hold to save the only woman he's ever loved?
No Escaping the Blood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A novelette about what happens when Houdini becomes a vampire, and what the Greatest Showman Alive does when he's no longer 'alive', but knows that 'The Show Must Go On'.