Effect: A card is selected from a borrowed deck, returned and the cards are shuffled. A rubber band is stretched around the deck, and the band visibly melts away! One card then emerges from the deck, it's the selected card with the rubber band around it!
There is no preparation, no gimmicks and no forces.
"Donny Orbit exhibits a fresh approach with his effects. I always look forward to his stuff!" - JOSHUA JAY
Donny Orbit has been cropping up all over the place recently, having effects published in MAGIC, GENII and ANTINOMY and contributing to Nathan Kranzo's 'Moving Tanline' DVD. Full 52 is pleased...
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...
You're good at magic. You handle your effects and routines pretty well. Your shows get a good response. There's nothing fundamentally wrong and yet in your heart you know that your magic performance could be better.
There's something missing ... the X factor that big name magicians bask in, with confidence that brings...
In this booklet Luca Volpe explains his version of Annemann Pseudo-Psychometry, as performed in his TV Show. Four ladies are each given a lipstick, a piece of paper, a pen and an envelope and they are each asked to write their signature on the piece of paper and to put it inside the envelope. Once this is completed each lady applies their...
More high-callibre mentalism from lading performer & creator Andy Nyman.
A collection of Notes from Daniel Garcia
One Point Production
White or Wheat
Nacho Mamas Triumph
Your Personal Safe
On the Rocks
DG Box Steal
Time Line v2.0
Six routines of my finest commercial material.
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
From the creative genius...
For more than ten years, from 1990 through 2001, The Magic Menu was a continuing and trusted source of practical information for close-up magicians, particularly those who performed in restaurants, bars and night spots. Each issue brought real-world advice, information, reviews of the latest magic and audience-tested effects from some of...
This 31 page booklet contains 5 essays, each including a trick that uses the effects as examples to illustrate the various concepts.
One Two Twos Sandwich, Hold the Selection Please - A sandwich effect with a twist, and a beautiful flourish that teaches why a show of skill is not always a hint to method!
40 years in the making. This effect is based on the Milbourne Christopher classic.
When Wayne was 18, he came up with a routine for what is known as the Sign, or Magic Compass. At the time he felt he was too young to perform it as the patter didn't suit his age. Wayne forgot about it and went on to become a superstar! After a...
Mixing It Up is a fantastic collection of commercial routines from the working repertoire of Matthew Johnson. In this book Matthew serves up a unique blend of close-up and stand-up magic using everything from cards to ropes and ring flights to flash paper. The book comes complete with an 11X17 full color sheet that includes all...
Monkeyshines Volume 1
by Doc Dixon
PART I: CLOSE-UP MAGIC FOR STROLLING & THE TABLE
About ten cards are cut off the deck. The face card of the packet is shown and the packet is immediately tabled. This is done four times. The four packets have indifferent cards at their faces. When the packets...
Imagine if you could perform powerful mentalism anywhere, just with a few borrowed objects. Imagine no more.
Mysteries Anywhere is a compendium of solid mental experiences that you can perform in any situation, without prior preparation.
1. Perfect Coin,maybe: A miracle...
A new masterwork from Kenton.
Over 100 full size pages on the secret principle of Association and how Kenton and students use this long ignored and mysterious factor.
We simply cannot say enough about it, or what it will do for you.
Using association causes spectators to stop being spectators. Association...
Nine Uneasy Pieces is the brand-new book by the master of magical storytelling, Robert E. Neale.
Assembled in collaboration with the editor, Lawrence Hass, and published by Theory and Art of Magic Press, Nine Uneasy Pieces includes nine previously unpublished routines, each one with a complete script:...
In this brand new audiobook Losander gives you some simple tools that will show you how you can improve your existing magic and bring it to a new level of entertainment.
Build security and confidence, don't try to play a magician, become one and live it 24/7.
Audio Book on CD.
Running Time Approximately:...
Three Routines in One Book
This book has three very strong mental routines that will get you noticed whenever and for whomever you perform. Want to be in total control of your audience? Then these routines are for you.
The Nostrum Newspaper Test
What sets this newspaper test apart from all others is its impromptu...
Ouija by Fraser Parker and Ross Tayler
As close to real billet-less name guess.
Imagine... In the course of a routine, during a close up performance, you get the spectator to focus on the name of someone close to them. They name a few random letters, including letters from the name. The name is not written down anywhere and...
You've seen the raves on the internet, and read the reviews. Now available by DEMAND as a beautifully printed booklet to add to your library.
PSI-POKER is the latest creation from Ben Harris (co-creator of 2010's hit "X-RAY").
This new effect is TOTALLY SELF-WORKING, requiring no skill or gaffs. The secret is ancient,...
Paths To Enchantment
by Malcolm Yaffe
Most children's magicians depend on props to entertain their audiences. Readers of books on the subject of children's magic expect to find detailed accounts of tricks and routines. While Paths to Enchantment has plenty of these, its central purpose is to set out...
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...
Populate - An illusionary appearance of a small crowd.
Introduction by Eric Olsen of EDF Magic
This is the first in a series of single illusion publications by renowned Illusion designer Mark Parker, author of illusion books 'Vivify' & 4E Illusion Design.
Populate is Parkers take on the Guy Jarrett...
by Dee Christopher
A collection of effects and routines straight from the underground.
Dee Christopher is making a name for himself in the magic 'underground' with his brand of mental and visual magic. Proximity Effects is a collection of powerful card routines that range...