Attention all Wallet Collectors and performers who have come to know Ron for quality and simplicity of thinking!
Announcing the Dayton Wallet Workshop!!! For sometime this simple but clever idea was shared with a select few subscribers to Oracle Magazine. Now, in new forma, Ron shares for the first time with the magic community...
Presentation is where it's at. The connection between you and the audience is the true source of real magic. Gone are the "Put and Take" so called "presentations" of so called "magic." How do you connect with your audience? How do you find the magic in your effects? 793.8 turns magic, presentations and effects on their heads,...
Here is the David Ginn textbook on how to get PAID JOBS as a magician, clown, or other variety arts entertainer.
In 144 pages with lots of photos & art examples of publicity materials, David explains how he has made a living at magic for 35 years: through mass and specific mailings, telephone calls, and in person...
Updated, expanded, freshly translated!
In The Magic Way, Juan Tamariz teaches you not just great tricks, but a way to make every trick you do better and more magical.
From the moment it appeared in 1987, The Magic Way was recognized as one of the world's great books on magic. It has been long...
This effort was kicked off in Luka's "Thoughts On..." column which ran in The New Tops magazine from October 1993 to December 1994. John's column was for the majority of magicians who tend to do a lot of pocket and parlor tricks for small audiences and few shows. He knew that most magic shows are informal, sometimes spontaneous events,...
These are Marc Oberon's 2009 lecture notes which are selling very quickly following lectures during his tour. Includes Epic, Offkey, Predict Event, Tom Cat and WhatDoYouSee?
Volume I: His Life, His Card Magic
J. N. Hofzinser is one of the most significant magicians to have thrived in the nineteenth century, and has been a role model for great magicians ever since. He is the inventor of some of the best and most enduring card tricks ever created. Yet information on his life and magic has...
An all new book by Paul Osborne geared to the kid show performer! Hundred of illustrations along with never-before-seen, audience tested routines and props. Stuff you will want to perform -
All new props and routines are included:
Old Glory Pour
Awsome Can of Cafristan
With a preface by Max Maven, 2 Essays and 33 effects, this book is full of great magic. You know him for the Gilbreath principle. Now you can see the breadth of his creativity.
Our newest publication comes in at over 300 pages full of great magic. Also included, is a CD that allows you to perform 4 effects.
Meet Tony Valentine--ex-cop, lifelong misanthrope, sixty-something freelance grifter-hunter. There isn't a casino pit boss alive in the U.S.A. who hasn't employed his special skills of flushing out greedy hustlers one time or another. Only this time, things are different. This time, what at first seemed like an easy job is getting...
by David Solomon and Jeff Siegfried
The Wisdom of Solomon has over 50 effects succinctly written by David Solomon and Jeff Siegfried in a manner similar in style to past Marlo writings. There are over 200 photos to clearly illustrate all sleights, layouts, and procedures. At the beginning of each effect the reader is...
A book filled with tricks: Vintage, Cards, Coins, and Others.
38 Pages - Staple Bound
This beautiful hard cover book is an in-depth look at David Costi's life and work as a magician. David's magic though not well known worldwide, is well regarded by his fellow magicians. The 144 pages of illustrations and explanations is a valuable resource for any magician.
What People Are Saying:
This unique book is about a special group of alloys (safe & non-toxic) that can be used to create numerous magical effects, from vanishing (or bending or penetrating) a spoon, to mentally melting coins in the hands of spectators - even card peeks and locations using gallium.
All of the listed effects are constructed in the psychology...
The Professional Mentalist's Field Manual is Richard's no-nonsense guide to the world of professional mentalism.
This book is unlike any other ever offered. His hard-hitting advice is incredibly insightful and priceless for the working performer.
Richard doesn't pull any punches!...
True Mysteries 2 is the sequel to the groundbreaking and highly acclaimed first True Mysteries book and DVD by Fraser Parker. In this book you will learn the real work Fraser and co author Gavin O Rourke- Soccorso use to create the illusion of hypnotic trance and feats of seeming hypnosis, without the use of such states or...
Another collection of Al leech card effects!
- Alfred B. Leech: Magician—Of—The Month
- Major Surgery
- A Typographical Error
- Platform Wild Card
- A Bicycle Built For Profit
- Too Small
- Snap Change
- Crooked Card
- Three Cards...
Ronald Dayton's newest book, "Brainstorm In My Pajamas" a humorous title for one heck of an idea book. Ron Dayton is one of the most prolific mind in magic, and his alter ego- KOTAH as been popular on the bizarre scene for years as well.
Well, Ron has compiled a series of ideas, tricks, improvements for his...
What mentalists are saying about T-REX:
"I really do like T-REX and have used it regularly over the last year. It is indeed excellent and extremely utilitarian. It Is one of the smoothest and most efficient tears I've seen."
- Bob Cassidy
"It's the single best CENTER tear I've seen in 20...
KARL WAGNER, veteran of over 10,000 school shows across the USA, has written the first textbook on performing safety message magic. Not only does Karl offer you dozens of kid show routines that are both FUN and FUNNY, but he teaches you how to inject safety messages (or ANY messages) into many standard tricks and routines.
From Tom Craven's introduction:
"What you'll find in this book covers a lifetime of magic of mine. I tried to put everything I'd come up with in here, but obviously, I know there are some missing items. Just about everything that has been in print before is here, but there are some that were never in print that...
Over the space of 248 pages hardbound, author David Roper looks at comedy magic from every possible angle, backed by 20 years of research and experience, putting down his conclusions in theory as well as practical application. You'll learn not only how to mix comedy with magic, but you'll find dozens of tried, tested and polished...
by Docc Hilford
It hides in Shadows and Impersonates the Innocent
Frustrated with complicated billet peeks that are cleverer on the page than in the field? Tired of having to shove unfolded business cards in your wallet just to read them? Hate switching slips because it's so unnatural...
The Legend of Poker Sam
This is the story of the very last hand.
Played by the gambler no one could stand.
Everyone called him Poker Sam.
His winnings were legend, his arrogance the same.
Poker Sam always played a perfect game.
All the players consipred to give Sam his comeuppance.
But they settled on payback...
Quickfire - Five 'Hit and Run' effects for the close up performer!
Four quick, visual and impromptu card effects with an ordinary deck plus a 'SIGNED BILL TO MARKER CAP' effect that is as easy as it is practical. These are effects that YOU WILL USE!