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    Whether or not this book is historically accurate (which it's not) I still found it to be an entertaining read. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this book to others, just as long as they don't dissect and really analyze it. Harry Houdini was a fascinating person - there is no doubt about it. And his career was only a small part of it. And I think that's what I wanted more of with this book. So much of it was fabricated (such as Martin Strauss) that I wanted maybe just a bit more reality. But on the other hand had I wanted all the facts I would have just read a biography. I liked the uniqueness of this retelling and learned a few things about Houdini that I didn't know before such as his involvement with the Romanov family and his strange relationship with Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the spiritualists. But it did peak my interest enough that I gave it 4 stars because it grasped my interest and held it, I never struggled to keep going.
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    Well written. Good follow up from "cellist".
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    Confabulist

    I just didn't like it at all. I barely was able to finish it. Don't waste your money.
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    Very enjoyable read!
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    The Confabulist

    A different look at the world of magic and the master of magic himself. What is real, what is not and what we want it to be, all facets of a life we think we know. Well written, with an unique flow of events and histories unfolding within it's pages
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