Priced at $3.75 there is not much more you can ask for from this small book.
It seems pretty old when you first get it. It is copyright 1980; just to put things in
perspective...It is 15 pages long and teaches things pretty fast. It is still new though, it just
Packaging Quality- Paperback-Good
The teaching in this book is pretty bad. There
are hand-drawn pictures and stuff, but it is difficult to master. I had to look for a video demo to
learn it along with the book.
Teaching Quality- Low
This trick is very advanced and takes
lots of practice and learning if you have begun magic, so I dont recommend to beginners. It
requires you to do some sleights that aren't taught like false shuffles, etc.
The trick itself is pretty simple. A card is selected and lost in deck. You show a convincing
rubber band around the deck. You make it vanish and reappear around the selected card. Then it goes
from the selected card to back around the deck!
On the last page, the book gives
a small bonus of an alternative way to start the routine.
Overall, I had been doing magic for
around a year and a half, so it wasnt too difficult for me to master. I tried it out, and it got me
some pretty good reactions. It isnt just a look I found your card routine, it actually is a
rubber band I found your card full routine on fire! It is pretty good, but lost a star for bad
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This is a good effect in 3 phases easy to do, the 3 phase is more tricky than the others, if you
know more moves of card magic you can do a hand twist of the moves describes and look so great this
I hear about an effect called "Ringnature" that is similar to this, but I have to say...this is the
only effect I do consistently at the bar. I purchased this long ago, and you guys are lucky to be
able to get it at this price from Penguin. Buy and learn this effect, it's great!