Let's Make Magic
Jon Day; Chris Fisher
Kingfisher Books (1992)
In Collection
Magic tricks, Magic tricks - Juvenile literature
Paperback 1856978060
USA  eng
Day, Jon: Let's Make Magic
©1992 Kingfisher Books
ISBN 1-85697-806-0
Paper, perfect bound, 97 pages

Comments: Colorful children's book of magic. Illustrated by Chris Fisher. A decent collection of instructive magic for beginners.


1 Chapter 1 Easy Magic
2 All About Easy Magic
4 Flyaway Money: vanishing coin under glass
6 Snap!: broken/restored match
8 Mint on a String: candy mint is removed from string
10 The Magic Bottle: suspends from wand
12 The Vanishing Key: with a home-made pull
14 The Floating Pencil: in bottle (IT)
16 Match Me If You Can!: You do as I do with matchboxes
18 Spool Magic: thread spool removed from string
20 Magic Bangle: bracelet appears on rope
22 A Knotty Problem: cut/restored rope
24 Finger On the Pulse: pulsing match-stick

25 Chapter 2: Card Magic
26 All About Card Magic
28 Aces High: spectator deals the Aces
30 The Whispering Cards: Magician detects which card in which envelope
32 Jumping Jack: using a stripper card
34 The Impossible Card Trick: Key card location
36 Circus Trick: card trick goes wrong, but doesn't
38 The Vanishing Queen: gimmicked card
40 Oops!: another sucker trick with gimmicked card
42 Hypnotized Cards: suspend cards from the palm
44 The Rising Card: with home-made gimmick
46 The Knockout Card Trick: card prediction
48 Card Words: simple glossary

49 Chapter 3: Money Magic
50 All About Money Magic
52 The Drop Flip: coin vanish when dropped
53 Strike a Light!: coin vanish in matchbox
54 Hanky Panky: coin vanish in handkerchief
56 Cheeky!: another coin vanish
58 Double Your Money: book coin tray
60 The Spooky Pencil: coin fold vanish
62 The Hypnotized Coin: coin suspends on hand
63 The Smashing Grab: false transfer
64 Magic Elbows: coin vanishes as rubbed into elbow
66 Heads You Lose: Coin vanishes in the air
68 Tricky Papers: Buddha papers
70 The Amazing Sealed Boxes: coin in nested boxes
72 Make a Coin Chute: for above

73 Chapter 4: Mind Magic
74 All About Mind Magic:
76 The Mystery Calculator: Magician knows what number thought of
78 Who's Who?: match envelopes with person who wrote note
80 The Right Touch: Spectator chooses the 5 card
82 What's the Score?: Dice prediction with matchbox
84 Your Choice, My Choice: choose same card as spectator
86 Pieces of Eight...: Know what object spectator is thinking of
88 Mind Over Money!: money prediction
90 Magic Clock: clock card prediction
92 One In a Million: simple book test
94 Name That Card: telephone mind reading
96 Magic Circles: Expermiment

Illustrator Chris Fisher
Product Details
LoC Classification GV1548.D29 1992
Dewey 793.8
Edition 1st American paperback ed.
No. of Pages 96
Personal Details
Read It No
Location Magic Library (Home) Shelf E
Condition Very Fine
Owner Bryan-Keith Taylor