A tremendous book from one of magic's great minds!
Kieron Johnson is a rising star in the magic world. He is a member of the 4F's and is an AIMC member of The Magic Circle.
Kieron has lectured at The Session, Magi-fest, twice at The Magic Circle and is booked for the 2018 Blackpool Magic Convention. He receives standing...
This book is a tribute to one of the world's greatest escape artists. He traveled the world defying police authorities to shackle his body in handcuffs and leg irons, or to lock him in the darkest jail cells, none of which could hold him. He nightly escaped from a giant padlocked and water-filled milk can. During the day he freed himself...
Here's an interesting question:
"Why is someone like Uri Geller or David Blaine far more interesting and entertaining to the public (and media) than the average magician?"
And here are another two related questions that are hotly debated by magicians.
How did a street magician who is only technically average (if...
"Forget about his incredible looks. Handsome Jack's skill, humor, and humility, make him a great writer of magic."
- David Blaine
"Handsome Jack is two of the best magicians I know."
- Derek DelGaudio
"This book is a vault of original, powerhouse material."
- Michael Carbonaro
"The whole process is incredibly clean and works like a charm. It's a great step forward in prop-less mentalism..."
- Marc Paul
"Wow, what a tome you've created! I never imagined that this could lead to so many things..."
- Greg Arce
Banachek was certainly spot on the money when he said:...
A fantastic effect that can be performed at any time with a borrowed deck. It's a perfect piece to have in your arsenal. You can present this to one person or to an entire group. A packet of cards is shuffled, and a card is selected and returned. The magician tries to find the card, but to no avail. Proving how difficult the feat is,...
A fantastic book for beginner coin enthusiasts. Great vanishes, palming, sleights, and manipulation taught in detail. Of course, the teaching is at the Lewis Ganson level of instruction. You can't go wrong with this book.
Effects with the Card Index is a very hard-to-find publication that is focused around the card index. Weston goes into "out of the box" placements for the index, and readers come away with a new mindset on how and where the index can be used in performance.
German magician Werry's Thimble routine is legendary. It is one of the most visual and fooling routines ever created. Vanishes, Appearances, Color Changes, etc.... it's all here. This was part of the famous Ganson Teach-In series, originally published by Supreme Magic Inc. Rights are now owned by Martin Breese, to whom we thank for...
Jack Yates' Accusation is theater at its very best. A mental murder-mystery routine built around the audience. Not just a prediction but ENTERTAINMENT! This book is very hard to find -- very limited quantities are available.
Aldo Colombini's presentation of the Rings Supreme is a very solid and entertaining routine for any audience. If you perform The Chinese Linking Rings and are not aware of the Rings Supreme routine, then this book is a MUST HAVE!
The Immaculate Card Magic of Walt Lees contains truly jaw-dropping effects for the close-up performer. There are four card routines explained in great detail and illustrated with photographs. This book does NOT disappoint. Limited quantities available.
This illusion has been presented by top illusionists the world over. In this book you will not only find detailed plans for this extremely deceiving illusion, but multiple presentations as well. These are much larger than the typical themes performers tend to give. Limited quantities available.
To have watched Colombini's Cups and Balls performance was like watching water flow. This award-winning routine was the talk of FISM back in the 1970's. Every move was thoroughly thought out and executed with a casual yet precise manner. Very highly recommended for any cups worker. Very limited quantities available!
Exciting Experiments in ESP is a great little book packed with solid and real-world mentalism. If you are a seasoned performer or simply wanting to add some mentalism into your act, this is the perfect book to have. Very limited quantity.
This book captures Ken de Courcy at his very best. Contained within the pages of this book, you will find the complete presentation of the effect as well as various endings to this classic. The Fastest Trick in The World is a classic "Magician in Trouble" plot. Very limited quantities available!
Vanishing Inc. has produced a very limited number of deluxe editions of both volumes of Scripting Magic, sold as a set. This handsome, clothbound set is the most attractive deluxe edition Vanishing Inc. has yet produced, and it is a befitting treatment for two essential magic books that belong on everyone's shelves.
When Scripting Magic was first released in 2007, it was an immediate, surprise sensation. Magicians around the world, hungry for ways to improve their magic, were thrilled to have a volume dedicated to the vital question: what do you say when you perform? Written by Pete McCabe and including contributions from 26 of magic's...
This is the highly anticipated sequel to the smash success, Scripting Magic. Pete McCabe-with help from 25 of magic's best-digs deeper into the most powerful tool in magic: the words you say when you perform. This powerful book will show you how to get more out of the tricks you already do, and develop new presentations...
After many requests, Kaufman and Company is reprinting one of its most famous books - 100% Sankey. Written and illustrated by Richard Kaufman, in hardcovers with dustjackets, and almost 100 pages. Printed on acid-free paper guaranteed to last a lifetime and beyond.
There is no debating that Lewis Ganson is a legend in the world of magic instruction. There are very few teachers who have accumulated the amount of material and knowledge as Lewis Ganson has in his lifetime. This book is a perfect example of why his writing and teaching style are still relevant today. This book covers a wide breadth of...
Escapes by Percy Abbott is a very hard-to-find book. Not only are the escapes practical and fooling, but they scan the wide range of escape entertainment. Chain escapes, Wrist & Padlock Escapes, Straight Jacket escapes, Spirit & Platform Escapes, Coffins, Collars, Jail Breaks plus much, much more!
Jack's Pack is a devious stacking method for finding any card in a deck by way of using: numbers, names, words, etc. Highly Recommended!
This book is entirely dedicated to the classic Rising Card effect. An encyclopedia-style collection of methods, from gimmicks to handlings.
Some of the topics include: Thurston Rise, De Kolta Rise, Sybil Rise, Psycho Rise, Card Box Rise plus much, much more!
Novel Notions is classic Adair! Packed with great magic and plots. Mostly stand-up but still contains a good amount of close-up, mentalism, and more. Some of the topics include: Cigo Gravity, Clear-Vue Production Box, Ultra-Triple Prediction, Hole-Sum Prediction, Paddle Split plus much, much more!