Steven Hamilton was a phenomenal magician!
Skillful, passionate, modest, humorous, charismatic... and in his short life, he did it all - cards, close-up, cabaret, table hopping, comedy, books, lectures and his own magazine.
All that, and he held down a day job!
But it was cards and close-up where...
BAMBOOZLERS: The Book of Bankable Bar Betchas, Brain Bogglers, Belly Busters & Bewitchery: Volume Three- This project took more than three years to assemble. It's yet another bombastic bible of bar bets and bits of business that I've collected over the years through my travels. There's lots of spins on classics and several new...
Only 1 copy available.
This is a signed first edition
Loryane's last book on his own card magic. It is a giant 650+ page book containing more than 150+ routines, effects, ideas, subtleties, sleights, etc… Only 750 copies of this special edition were printed. This book is tough to find.
In the history of magic magazines The Sphinx is special. It was one of America's first and lasted for 50 years. The Sphinx was indisputably the greatest American magic magazine during our Golden Age of magic. The material, history and general gossip about magic from 1902 to 1952 is astounding and cannot be found anywhere else but The...
Creative Magic has the formula YOU need to kick start your Magic Creativity AND Career. This book is for the magician who wants to create magic and make money while doing it.
TWO SAMPLES FROM CREATIVE MAGIC FROM BRAD CHRISTIAN AND DANIEL MADISON ON CREATIVITY
"To me, creativity seems to be an expression of letting...
Ken Ring is the KING of rubber band magic in New Zealand, and has performed the material in the updated book in school shows, walk-around and even on stage. This book is 104 pages and contains 26 routines with rubber-bands, each with a twist by Ken Ring. Some are well known and others are only known to a small number,...
The Empty Hand
Coming Out Ahead
Eugene Burger's "Series of Evocative Essays" that he hopes will, "Challenge ou, cause you to stop and reflect upon your own magic, inspire you to practice and rehearse, and, in the process, improve your own close-up magic performances."
About the Writings
Foreword by Channing Pollock
Following the publication of his highly acclaimed book Avant-Cards, Tom Gagnon shares some of his most cherished secrets in his newest release TOO HOT for the DEVIL.
Co-authored with Matthew Field, this hardbound book of close-up magic contains 215 pages, 746 stunning illustrations, and includes 61 exceptional tricks, original...
"We humans have a long history of using writing instruments to record and transfer our thoughts and impressions.
We magicians have a long history of gimmicking writing instruments to deceive thoughts and...
No need for chat up lines with this trick
Everybody will want to be your best friend after performing this miracle
Another F#%*$^G card at any number
Like the original but much sharper
* Definition of Dare
1: An act or instance of daring.
2: Imaginative or Vivacious boldness.
As you read this book, "May your deceptions dare to dazzle and delight". May you find the imagination and boldness to take the mechanics of the tricks herein and fine the dynamics to make them dazzle and delight.
Volume 2 contains an assortment of unique card magic utilizing prepared or altered cards, mental mysteries, a chapter dedicated to exceptional card effects which utilize a technological breakthrough, bills and currency, gaffed decks and a standout card routine which tells a story. Continue fooling your audiences with the following:...
1600 pages. 500 tricks. 3 volumes. 1 mind. Welcome to The Definitive Sankey.
Four years ago we (Joshua Jay and Andi Gladwin) embarked on a literary journey to describe the very best of Jay...
The journey begins with a thoughtful introduction on what makes Jay Sankey tick, and then details all the sleights and signature moves needed for the ensuing volumes. Then we lead off with Cards and Props, a chapter devoted to such Sankey classics as "Airtight" and "Nailed," yet also includes the lovely, unpublished...
At long last, legendary New York magician Sol Stone's best effects have been amassed into a single, hard-bound volume. Here are over 50 of Sol's favorite effects -- including some of his most closely-guarded secrets -- all completely updated and rewritten, with the full routines and Sol's newest improvements.
All the remaining highly praised and award winning signature tricks from The Gingerbread Lecture including
The Gingerbread Knot
"Wonderful simple method it's a superb effect"- Phil Willmarth, The Linking Ring
David's signature trick...
Move objects with your mind, pass coins through tables, escape police restraints, and reveal other people's thoughts! Diamond Jim Tyler shows how to transform an ordinary act into a truly entertaining show. Learn 29 routines that include several original tricks as well as many tried-and-true crowd pleasers.
Written for beginners...
This definitive work features instructions for hundreds of classic, audience-pleasing manipulative and impromptu illusions. Entertain your friends, acquire magic skill, and build your self-confidence by mastering tricks like these:
* Downs Palm
* False Drop
* Fist Vanish
Best of British is a celebration of the work and creativity of many of the UK's finest performers. The book is a collection of magic and ideas covering close up, stage, stand up and mentalism, meaning that there really is something for everyone amongst the top quality material on offer. The list of contributors comprises of some...