Anything but Ordinary Addie

Anything but Ordinary Addie

The True Story of Adelaide Herrmann, Queen of Magic

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Traces the story of dancer-turned-magician's assistant Adelaide Herrmann, placing her achievements against a backdrop of period conventions about women in the arts and her determination to continue her work after the death of her husband.
Publisher: Somerville, MA : Candlewick Press, 2016.
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9780763668419
0763668419
Branch Call Number: X921 HERRMANN, ADELAIDE
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Additional Contributors: Bruno, Iacopo - Illustrator

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JCLAllisonD Nov 10, 2016

For a serious dose of girl power, check out this picture book biography of early 1900s female magician Adelaide Herrmann. Bold illustrations pair up great with the simple text.

AL_KATI Sep 27, 2016

Stylish illustrations make this a magical read about a lady magician--you go, Addie!

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