Using the simplest props and common household items — handkerchiefs, string, rope, playing cards, coins, dice, thimbles — children of all ages will amaze friends and family with these easy-to-learn magic tricks. From classic table stunts and mind-reading acts to dice divinations and more magical merriment, this fully illustrated guide carefully explains each trick step-by-step . . . and will turn amateurs into wizards in no time! Performers will baffle their audiences with:
• The Color-Changing Handkerchief
• The Dissolving Knots
• Dollar Bill Mind Reading
• Dice Mathemagic
• The Disappearing Thimble
• Drinking Glass Levitation
• Penny Jumping
• The Midas Dinner Roll
and many more fun, fascinating illusions.
Dover (2008) slightly altered republication of The Real Book About Magic, Garden City Books, NY, 1951.
|Grade level||3 - 6 (ages 8 - 11)|
|Dimensions||5 3/8 x 8 1/2|