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The Houdini Girl

A Novel

by Martyn Bedford

  • 245 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Pantheon .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7425004M
ISBN 100375405275
ISBN 109780375405273

Harry Houdini (/ h uː ˈ d iː n i /; born Erik Weisz, later Ehrich Weiss or Harry Weiss; Ma – Octo ) was a Hungarian-born American illusionist and stunt performer, noted for his sensational escape first attracted notice in vaudeville in the US and then as "Harry 'Handcuff' Houdini" on a tour of Europe, where he challenged police forces to keep him locked : Erik Weisz, Ma , Budapest, Austria . The Houdini Girl on America's Got Talent: Houdini's Chinese Water Torture Cell. Celebrating the th Anniversary! Full View Water Torture Cell: Practicing in the Pool 2: Dayle Krall was featured on the popular Blog Talk Radio show Adventure Woman Radio. Click here to listen.

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The Houdini Girl book. Read 36 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Fletcher 'Red' Brandon is a conjurer, an illusionist, a master of /5. The New York Times Book Review In The Houdini Girl, award-winning mystery writer Martyn Bedford explores the pulsing spiritual chaos that lies at the heart of erotic obsession.

Fletcher "Red" Brandon is a master magician who uses his talents to seduce Rosa, a flinty Irish woman. In The Houdini Girl, award-winning mystery writer Martyn Bedford explores the pulsing spiritual chaos that lies at the heart of erotic obsession.

Fletcher "Red" Brandon is a master magician who uses his talents to The Houdini Girl book Rosa, a flinty Irish : Martyn Bedford. In a bar one night, Red falls for Killarney-born tough girl Rosa Kelly; she moves in with him the next day.

Less than a year later, she dies in a freak accident. The Houdini Girl is definitely my book of the Year. It is a thriller with a murder, or at least an assisted involuntary death, it is also a love story in the Shakespearean mould with double identities confounding the course of love.5/5(5).

The Houdini Girl: A Novel by Martyn Bedford and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Houdini Girl. By MARTYN BEDFORD Pantheon Books. Read the Review. Red. Ask away, I won't tell you how it's done. I never divulge the methodology of a specific effect.

`Exposure' -- that is, deliberate revelation of the secret means by which magic is accomplished. Dayle Krall is The Houdini Girl. The most famous escape of Harry Houdini is his Chinese Water Torture Cell. In celebration of the th anniversary of this escape inDayle Krall performed Houdini's Chinese Water Torture Cell.

Dayle is the only person in the world to have performed this escape since Houdini's death in solidifying her. The Houdini Girl. K likes. Dayle Krall is The World's Most Accomplished Female Escape Artist, also known as The Houdini Girl.

Dayle's performances Followers: K. About the Book The protagonist, British magician Fletcher "Red" Brandon finds the girl of his dreams,the witty,beguiling Rosa Kelly, a beautiful,independent,combative, fiery young Irish woman. After stealing his heart, she is suddenly killed, setting Red off on an obsessive chase to determine the cause of her death.

Following his taut debut, Acts of Revision (), with a more maudlin tale of love and loss, Bedford offers a promising yet finally disappointing story of a magician unable to perform the ultimate trick: bringing back to life the woman he adored, then betrayed.

On first meeting in an Oxford pub, Red and Rosa click, although they're too cool to let on. But after he tosses off a crowd-pleasing Author: Martyn Bedford. Red is a magician who performs complicated illusions on stage.

When his girlfriend, Rosa, is killed in strange circumstances he discovers that her life was an illusion of a different kind. As he sets out to find out what really happened we learn a lot about magic and concealment as well as Rosa's secrets. PDF - The Houdini Girl "Unusually deft and witty dialogue With great aplomb, [Bedford] has brought off an erotic thriller."--The New York Times Book Review In The Houdini Girl, award-winning mystery writer Martyn Bedford explores the pulsing spiritual chaos that lies at the heart of erotic obsession.

Find books like The Houdini Girl from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Houdini Girl also liked: Origem do Além. The Houdini girl. [Martyn Bedford] -- Told with marvelously sustained suspense, persuasive conviction, and grace, this spellbinding novel about the delicate balance between illusion and betrayal, deceit and love reveals and conceals as.

Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Fletcher Brandon is a professional magician who learns of the death of his girlfriend Rosa on a train between Oxford and London. The Girl Who Handcuffed Houdini is a Prohibition-era mystery with a sinister twist. A cclaimed comics legend David Mack (Kabuki) and Robert McGinnis, the famous creator of movie posters for classic films such as the original James Bond movies and Breakfast at Tiffany’s, illustrated covers for issue one.

Directed by Kfir Yefet. With Laura Donnelly, Jack Whitehall. Red, a talented mind-magician, has picked up a beautiful and enigmatic young Irish girl - Rosa - at one of his gigs. After a passionate night together, they start talking, watched over by Red's beloved vintage Houdini poster.

As dawn breaks, things take an unexpected turn, and Red finds himself with a tough decision to makeActors: Laura Donnelly, Jack Whitehall. In Martyn Bedford’s The Houdini Girl, a disturbing mystery from the author of the psychological thriller Acts of Revision (), professional magician Fletcher Brandon traces eighteen months he.

Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD ISBN Author: MARTYN BEDFORD ISBN Title: The Houdini Girl, 1st, First Edition Item Condition: used item in a very good condition.

Will be clean, not soiled or stained. The Houdini Girl is the third novel from British author Martyn Bedford. The central character - Red - is a thirty year old professional stage illusionist from Oxford whose life is thrown into turmoil when his girlfriend (The Houdini Girl of the title) falls to her death from a train and, in his search to understand her mysterious death, he.Book recommendations for people who like The Houdini Girl by Martyn Bedford.

Register for free to build your own book lists. Books. Quotes. Blog. Sign In. Sign Up. The Houdini Girl. This book is Houdini’s own account of these exploits, supplemented with rare photographs and posters, first-hand material from periodicals and pamphlets, and behind-the-scenes revelations of some of the master’s most prized secrets: how he picked locks, how he sawed a girl in half to become twins, how he walked through a brick wall, how a 5/5(1).