Pure Effect by Derren Brown...if you can get your hands on a copy. And if you're into complex card magic and great writing, Guy Hollingworth's book is fantastic. 13 Steps to Mentalism---LOTS of ideas in there, even if you're not a mindreader.
Answered at 03:47pm on October 28th, 2013 by AnswerGuy (45 karma)
A lot depends upon your particular interests, skill level, etc. It's like asking what type of food is good. It depends upon you. There are some amazing books in magic. If you ever need specific help the Penguin customer service team can help to get you good answers for YOU.
Answered at 10:19pm on October 31st, 2013 by timtrono (70 karma)
The Card College series by Robert Giobbi
Stronger Magic by Darwin Ortiz
Scripting Magic by Pete McCabe
Answered at 03:36pm on October 29th, 2013 by s_branham (149 karma)