A Mysterious Case of Magic and Trickery: Tricks and Tales from the Masters of Magic

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It's a mysterious case indeed. Don't be fooled by the compact size of this chunky little box. Inside is everything a burgeoning magician needs to astound and amaze. A deck of cards, a set of three cups, four foam balls, cotton rope, a magician's silk scarf, and, of course, a magic wand are the props of choice. It all comes together with the help of a detailed, yet ...
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Overview


It's a mysterious case indeed. Don't be fooled by the compact size of this chunky little box. Inside is everything a burgeoning magician needs to astound and amaze. A deck of cards, a set of three cups, four foam balls, cotton rope, a magician's silk scarf, and, of course, a magic wand are the props of choice. It all comes together with the help of a detailed, yet easy-to-follow 48-page book that covers:
  • The history of magic
  • Types of trickery (including illusion to sleight of hand)
  • More than 20 easy to perform tricks
  • Biographies of master magicians like Houdini and David Copperfield

Kids will enjoy learning the secrets of magic and practicing the tricks for the ultimate performance for family and friends.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781438073682
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 8/1/2013
  • Pages: 48
  • Sales rank: 1,028,618
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Product dimensions: 5.70 (w) x 7.00 (h) x 2.30 (d)

Meet the Author


Janet Sacks has written more than 30 children's titles published worldwide, including Little Box of Magic Tricks and Little Box of Wizard Tricks, also published by Barron's.
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