Choose Your Own Adventure Spies: Harry Houdini by Factor
CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE-the 4th-bestselling series for children ever published!
The third title in the middle gradeChoose Your Own Adventure SPIESseries for readers ages 9-12. Each title stars YOU as a real-life historical spy in an interactive, multiple-ending book with historically accurate events and characters.
Choose Your Own Adventure Spies: Harry Houdiniby Katherine Factor takes YOU on a wild adventure across the world, performing for crowds and attracting the attention of local authorities.
Written from the second-person point of view, the reader is a world-famous magician who travels abroad to spy for the United States, and must choose what happens next in the story:
Do you decide to try for an escape with the quill you took from the bird? If you give it your best shot, go on to the next page.
If you choose to give in to the police demands, hoping to leverage favors into great fame and become a bigger star, turn to page 9.
YOU are America's first celebrity superhero, Harry Houdini, "The King of Cuffs." You have enchanted audiences across the United States with your death-defying live escapes. When you challenge local police to defy your skills by locking you up, they grow angry that you always get away. Reporters follow this story, and so do jealous rivals. But one follower of your act has a serious request: with all of your sleight of hand and feats of strength and intelligence, will you, Harry Houdini, become a spy to learn information abroad and help the United States?
Middle grade readers will dazzle audiences across the United States with edgy escape acts, all while having fun reading and choosing.