Part of the 'Complete Idiot's Guide' Series.
You're no idiot, of course. You know the gift of magic isn't borne on faeries' wings or bestowed at birth by a touch of Merlin's staff - it takes lots of practice to perfect the tricks that will astound audiences. But where do you learn the secrets behind those tricks, so you can get started?
Hold on to your top hat! This guide brings you inside the magician's realm and teaches you not only the tricks themselves, but the best ways to polish your act and take it where it belongs - the stage! In this guide, which has been technically reviewed by world-famous mentalist Max Maven, you get:
- easy to follow steps to performing hundreds of tricks
- tips on establishing stage presence and patter
- clear illustrations to guide you along the way
- fascinating stories of master magicians