More high-callibre mentalism from lading performer & creator Andy Nyman.
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...
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...
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...
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!
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...
This book contains routines and tips for the Punch & Judy puppeteer. Tony Green was a professional Punch and Judy man and made puppets for the Supreme Magic Co. Ltd, Bideford, Devon, England. He was Supreme Magic's second Punch maker, following Joe Parsonage. Very limited quantities available.
Profit at the Party, by David Hallett, is a fantastic book containing activities and bits of business for Kids Shows. Also included are marketing tips that still stand up in today's world.
If you perform Children's magic, this book really is a must! Limited quantities available.
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...
Kenton's manuscript on cueing is due soon and includes marketed effects such as "My Mind/Your Mind Box", "Kenton's Kube" and "Sharpie Sense".
Kenton has been fooling many people with his subtle and devious methods of cueing spectators secretly. Kenton breaks it all out here in easily understood terms: From the set-up, follow-through...
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!
5 Predictions For All Occasions - The Complete Collection
Jack Kent Tillar continues his acclaimed series covering more than five decades in the world of mentalism. This collection includes all of his classic prediction effects for television, stage, parlor, and close-up
-- and for those important promotion or publicity...
Reel Magic Magazine - Episode 6 (Dean Dill)
Caught on Tape
Kozmo gets his hair cut by Dean Dill who shares what it was like to perform on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson.
Andrew Pinard - Continuum
legendary performer Johnny Thompson and Andrew sit down for Part...
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!
Here is perhaps the easiest way to make people believe you're a master card cheat. First, show that you can get "jacks or better" whether or not you're the dealer.
Then, demonstrating an imperceptible "new move", you deal all four jacks to anyone you choose in a four-handed game. Finally, you garner laughter and applause...
A deck of cards is removed from its case and handed to the spectator for shuffling. It is a genuine, unmarked deck – not gimmicked in any way. The spectator shuffles the cards until he is satisfied and then holds on to them – the performer doesn't touch them again. Drawing attention to the card case, the performer fairly shows...
by Kenton Knepper
THE HIDDEN ART OF USING SCENT AS INFLUENCE AND SUGGESTION IN PERFORMANCE.
Secret Scent-sations is a truly innovative manuscript that pushes the boundaries yet again on the very underused principle of scent in performance.
Subtitles "The hidden...
Super Powers fro Mentalists
If you've always wanted to become a psychic entertainer possessing appartently true super powers, using almost no props and little preparation, this book overflows with many inspirational ideas and invaluable tools to do so! In this final volume of the critically, acclaimed - Jack Kent Tillar's...
A fantastic hardbound book for the stand-up performer. The effects in this book are solid, and are designed for the true worker. The topics in this book include: mentalism, card magic, silk magic, rope magic, productions, etc.
This is a first edition book.