The Great Houdini's Puzzle Vault
A Collection of Mystifying Puzzles Inspired by The Astounding Escapologist
The great Hungarian-American magician Harry Houdini won his reputation for making seemingly impossible escapes and undertaking baffling feats of endurance or agility. This illustrated puzzle book presents conundrums and teasers inspired by his work, and describes many of his most famous tricks (such as the flooded tank escape, the bullet catch and the milk-can escape), providing explanations of how he did them in the solutions section.
Quentin Blake's Ten Frogs
From 1 (One Crow/Un Cuervo) to 10 (Ten Frogs/Diez Ranas), and two big numbers – 20 and 100 – Quentin Blake’s counting book is illustrated in inimitable style with dogs, cats, rats, fish, ducks and chickens for young children to count and to learn their first number words in English and Spanish. Age 2+