Hurry Up, Houdini! (Magic Tree House (R) Merlin Mission)

Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades 2 - 5Grades 1 - 4M3.7n/a
Abracadabra! Jack and Annie are on a mission for Merlin the magician. They’re looking for a secret of greatness from the best escape artist that ever lived, Harry Houdini. Using the magic tree house to travel back in time, Jack and Annie head to Coney Island to look for the elusive magician. How can they find the master of escape? It’s going to take some determination, a little bit of trouble, and a whole lot of magic!

Did you know that there’s a Magic Tree House book for every kid?

Magic Tree House: Adventures with Jack and Annie, perfect for readers who are just beginning chapter books
Merlin Missions: More challenging adventures for the experienced reader
Super Edition: A longer and more dangerous adventure
Fact Trackers: Nonfiction companions to your favorite Magic Tree House adventures

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Hardcover, 128 pages
Published on July 23, 2013 by Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN-10: 0307980456
ISBN-13: 9780307980458
9 Book Reviews
  • dolbit07
    dolbit07over 1 year44 stars
    This book was good👍
    • bluebear8almost 6 years
      this awesome book series
      • PrincessCameronalmost 6 years
        I am really exiting for this book
        • sreeraju
          sreerajuabout 6 years44 stars
          I like this book.
          • coolchris
            coolchrisover 6 years
            this book was about jack and annie trying to find houldini to find a secret but they face trouble doing magic from the glass cup of wishs and they need houldini to come help them out with their magic but it wasnt houldini that had a secret it was his wife bess.
            • pedjfdjsadflakover 7 years
              This book is amazing! SPOILER ALERT: the secret of greatness is handwork.
              • pikachu334
                pikachu334over 7 years55 stars
                This book is amazing. Iv'e been reading the books for 2 years! This book is magic like the Great Houndini!! The book tracker (i think) gives magic tricks to trick your friends!!! LOVE IT 5 stars it is!
                • sandefurk
                  sandefurkalmost 8 years55 stars
                  i love all of the magic tree house books by mary pope osborne. She is a great author and hope to read this book soon.
                  • awesome kidabout 8 years
                    jack and annie go and find houdini to complete merlin request.