MAGIC CARD TRICKS How to shuffle, control and force cards, including special gimmicks and advanced flourishes, all shown in more than 450 step-by-step photographs Nicholas Einhorn - Includes basic techniques such as the Biddle Grip, Charlier Cut and Table Riffle Shuffle, and how to control and force cards using techniques such as the Finger Break, In-Jog Dribble Control and Hindu Force. How to use hidden devices with cards, for example, make a card change into a different card with the flick of a finger, or make a card rise mysteriously from its box. Step-by-step photographs show how each trick is done, and a useful glossary contains a list of terms associated with card magic. CLICK HERE TO READ THE WHOLE BOOK IN DIGITAL FORM
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About the Author: Nicholas Einhorn is a Gold Star member of The Inner Magic Circle. In 2011 he fooled two of the world s most famous magicians on the TV show Penn & Teller: Fool Us. He has won a number of industry awards for his work, including The Magic Circle Close-up Magician of The Year. Cards are internationally recognized symbols, and the scope for creating illusions with a deck of cards is huge. They can be made to appear, disappear, change suit, multiply, defy gravity, and a lot more besides. This book begins with an introduction to magic, emphasizing the importance of keeping the secret and how to practise performing. There are step-by-step instructions showing how to perform a wide range of card tricks, including basic techniques, how to shuffle, control and force cards, self-working card tricks, card tricks requiring skill, special gimmicks and advanced flourishes. The book is ideal for both the hobbyist and the more serious performer.