166 pages. Scores of illustrations. Coloured photos galore!, Highly recommended by Richard Cadell (of Tv's Sooty programmes). Mark Leveridge editor of the glossy magazine Magicseen said: "I'm sure that many could come to consider this as their 'bible' of hand puppet information". Ideal for children's entertainers wishing to introduce a hand puppet (or puppets) into their shows, or, for the advanced entertainer seeking new and original ideas. The author used much of this material during his days as a full time children's entertainer.More info →
108 pages and fully illustrated, This book covers tricks and routines for the children's show which use those standard props which may be carrying dust on your shelves - props such as Dove Pan, Drawer Box, Card Box, Sand Frame, Changing Bag, Cups & Balls (using sponge rabbits) Coin Wand, Die Box and many, many more!More info →
112 pages and fully illustrated, Most kids' entertainers present more birthday party shows than any others. ALL ITEMS (effects and routines) carry a BIRTHDAY theme - featuring magic with birthday cards, birthday cakes, candles, hooters, gifts and presents etc....plus lots of original tricks which carry the message HAPPY BIRTHDAY. Topical material for birthday party shows.More info →
124 pages and fully illustrated, Scores of super routines using standard handle changing bags, flat changing bags, brand new bags with built-in features etc, complete with suggested patter presentations. Get the most out of those bags which you might already posses. Bags like the ones mentioned in this book are available from most magic dealers at reasonable prices.More info →
124 pages and fully illustrated
The author's final book in this range of books designed for the children's entertainer.
FORTY (40) of the author's very latest ideas - tricks and routines - every one a 'gem'. Remember - every item has been tried and tested in front of audiences before they made their way into this book!
180 pages. Illustrated throughout with drawings and photos
The author was a partner for 36 years in the not-to-be-forgotten Supreme Magic Company which became the largest magic dealing firm in the world. In this fascinating book he reveals the story of how the firm grew, employing almost 100 employees, right to the day it folded. The firm rose to heights and then suddenly vanished into obscurity. There's chapters too on the author's start in magic when he was just six years old, right up until this present moment. Originally sold for £16.50 - now only £15
200 pages. Illustrated throughout with drawings and coloured photos
The author delves back into the past, reliving the times he spent with magicians, inventors, makers and customers who were very much part of his life.
Revealing: many unpublished anecdotes - flashbacks, exposing disasters, triumphs and successes, plus his magical idols, heroes and favourite iconic magicians. This sequel also reveals both joyful and unhappy times at 'Supreme', once the largest magic dealing firm in the world.
This is the author's LATEST book, published recently. Highly praised by leading magicians and entertainers.
Limited edition, but still available at this present time.