Simon O' Malley is a 12-year-old escape artist. He's the assistant to Stilo the Magician. He plans to become the Houdini of his time. Set during the Great Depression in the United States, these adventures present a never before seen hero. He's brave, he's skilled, but he ends up bound and gagged quite often! Warning: no gay situation, no romance, no sex. And some very evil villains.