The Vanishing Coin

Author: Kate Egan
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
ISBN: 9781250058874
Release Date: 2014-04-22
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Want to see something cool? I can make that quarter vanish. All it takes is a little magic... Fourth grade was supposed to be a fresh start, but Mike's already back in the principal's office. He's not a bad kid. He just can't sit still. And now, his parents won't let him play soccer anymore; instead he has to hang out with his new neighbor Nora, who is good at everything! Then, Mike and Nora discover the White Rabbit. It's an odd shop—with a special secret inside. Its owner, Mr. Zerlin, is a magician, and, amazingly, he believes Mike could be a magician, too. Has Mike finally found something he's good at? Author Kate Egan and Magician Mike Lane's The Vanishing Coin features illustrations by Eric Wight.

The Incredible Twisting Arm

Author: Kate Egan
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781250029157
Release Date: 2014-04-22
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Mike attempts to convince his parents that he is responsible enough to be allowed to ride his bicycle to the magic shop all by himself.

The Disappearing Magician

Author: Kate Egan
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
ISBN: 9781250080165
Release Date: 2015-06-16
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Want to see something amazing? I can make myself disappear. All it takes is a little magic... Mike's magic tricks have helped him learn how to focus, earn extra credit, improve his reputation and stand up for himself. But his new confidence is about to face its biggest challenge yet - the school talent show! Mike signs up immediately. After all, what magician would pass up the chance to perform on a real stage? But then, he learns that Nora, his friend and trusted magician's assistant, has a massive case of stage fright. And Jackson will be sitting in the audience, just waiting to cause trouble... If things keep going wrong, Mike might need a magic trick to help him disappear!

The Great Escape

Author: Kate Egan
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
ISBN: 9781250064219
Release Date: 2014-10-07
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Mike is doing better in school these days. Learning magic helps him to learn other things as well. Sure, he's gotten in trouble in the past, but things are different now. So why does everyone still think he's the same old Mike? If only there was a magic trick to change his reputation... Then, during one of his visits to The White Rabbit Magic Shop, Mike finds something that could be even better than a magic trick—it's possible that Mike could be related to Harry Houdini—the greatest magician ever! But when Mike lets the news slip, and Jackson Jacobs dares him to prove it, he knows that he's in the type of bind that only magic can help him escape!

101 Easy to Do Magic Tricks

Author: Bill Tarr
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486139852
Release Date: 2012-04-30
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

DIVIllustrations, simple instructions for performing over 100 tricks, including The Inexhaustible Hat, The Chinese Rings, Steel Through Steel, Fingers That See, much more. /div

Modern Coin Magic

Author: J. B. Bobo
Publisher: Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd
ISBN: 1845570693
Release Date: 2006-06-14
Genre: Coin tricks

About the Book The Magician who can pull money out of thin air is a guaranteed hit with any audience. Magic with coins is amongst the most fascinating and audience-appealing of impromptu tricks, or close-up magic. Money has a natural fasc

All Four Stars

Author: Tara Dairman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101600887
Release Date: 2014-07-10
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

An Amazon Best Book of the Month: July 2014 An Amazon Editors’ Pick for Middle Grade Summer Reading “A scrumptious gem of a story!”—Jennifer A. Nielsen, New York Times bestselling author of The False Prince Meet Gladys Gatsby: New York’s toughest restaurant critic. (Just don’t tell anyone that she’s in sixth grade.) Gladys Gatsby has been cooking gourmet dishes since the age of seven, only her fast-food-loving parents have no idea! Now she’s eleven, and after a crème brûlée accident (just a small fire), Gladys is cut off from the kitchen (and her allowance). She’s devastated but soon finds just the right opportunity to pay her parents back when she’s mistakenly contacted to write a restaurant review for one of the largest newspapers in the world. But in order to meet her deadline and keep her dream job, Gladys must cook her way into the heart of her sixth-grade archenemy and sneak into New York City—all while keeping her identity a secret! Easy as pie, right?

Easy to Do Magic Tricks for Children

Author: Karl Fulves
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486160368
Release Date: 2012-04-30
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

DIVStep-by-step instructions and clear diagrams show how to perform 18 mystifying maneuvers, using only common objects. Strength Test, Untangled, Elastic Lock, Mystic Spinner, Rollaway, Heavyset, The Great Escape, 11 more. /div

The Monster s Ring

Author: Bruce Coville
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780544635425
Release Date: 2015-03-17
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Twist it once, you're horned and haired; Twist it twice and fangs are bared; Twist it thrice? No one has dared! Russell is sure that the ring he gets at Mr. Elives' shop is just a silly magic trick, but he follows the instructions and twists the ring twice anyway--and becomes a monster! Includes an author's note.

Willy Maykit in Space

Author: Greg Trine
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780544556904
Release Date: 2015-03-03
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Earth-dwelling fourth-grader Willy Maykit couldn’t be more excited about his school field trip to Planet Ed. Willy’s class will blast off for the afternoon, learn about outer space, and be home in time for dinner. But when he wanders off on his own, Willy ends up being left behind on Ed! Can Willy, along with his classmate Cindy and an alien boy named Norp, outsmart the big hungry monsters on Ed until someone rescues them? With a little help from an android who likes knock-knock jokes and a seagull with terrific aim, they just might!

Kate and Nate Are Running Late

Author: Kate Egan
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
ISBN: 9781466818293
Release Date: 2012-10-16
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Being on time is an art—an art most of families have yet to master. From spilling coffee to misplacing keys, we've all dealt with the many things that can derail our morning routines. This humorous depiction of chaotic mornings is oh, so true. Kate and her two children, Nate, and his older sister, Maddie, have all overslept. How will they EVER make it to school and work on time dressed, fed, and organized?

Magic

Author: Joshua Jay
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 9780761149873
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Games

Demonstrates how to perform different types of magic tricks with step-by-step instructions and photographs of one hundred tricks.

Night of the Living Worms

Author: Dave Coverly
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
ISBN: 9781627795517
Release Date: 2015-10-20
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

What's a bird to do when his sibling is a big-time celebrity? It's a question Speed Bump has to deal with every single morning, because his brother happens to be the one and only Early Bird. You know, THE Early Bird, who ALWAYS gets the worm! Unfortunately, Speed Bump is a sleepy little bird with a big head and tiny wings who's worried he'll never live up to his brother. But he has a great buddy, the ever-hungry Slingshot, who knows how to lift his spirits. Together, they end up on an adventure deep in the nighttime forest, where they're forced to confront something more terrifying—and slimier—than they've ever imagined. It could all go horribly wrong . . . or it could just change Speed Bump's luck for good.

Here Is Real Magic

Author: Nate Staniforth
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9781632864260
Release Date: 2018-01-16
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

An extraordinary memoir about finding wonder in everyday life, from magician Nate Staniforth. Nate Staniforth has spent most of his life and all of his professional career trying to understand wonder--what it is, where to find it, and how to share it with others. He became a magician because he learned at a young age that magic tricks don't have to be frivolous. Magic doesn't have to be about sequins and smoke machines--rather, it can create a moment of genuine astonishment. But after years on the road as a professional magician, crisscrossing the country and performing four or five nights a week, every week, Nate was disillusioned, burned out, and ready to quit. Instead, he went to India in search of magic. Here Is Real Magic follows Nate Staniforth's evolution from an obsessed young magician to a broken wanderer and back again. It tells the story of his rediscovery of astonishment--and the importance of wonder in everyday life--during his trip to the slums of India, where he infiltrated a three-thousand-year-old clan of street magicians. Here Is Real Magic is a call to all of us--to welcome awe back into our lives, to marvel in the everyday, and to seek magic all around us.

The Art of Magic

Author: Thomas Nelson Downs
Publisher:
ISBN: NYPL:33433017993506
Release Date: 1921
Genre: Magic tricks