Oliver Erens, the prize-winning editor and publisher of two of Germany's most acclaimed recent collections of quality card magic, offers to English-language readers the best offerings of those volumes by magicians from Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The result is an invigorating shot of fresh ideas, novel effects and clever methods by some of the most creative minds in card magic today.
Concertos for Pasteboard
Written by Oliver Erens
Hermetic Press 2000, hard cover, dust jacket, 233 p.
The preparation of this book was long kept as a secret. Roberto Giobbi is among the best teachers of card magic, and well known for his Card College series. Within Card College Light, his energy went into semi-automatic card tricks. A hard cover book, packed with 170 pages of high caliber card tricks, enough to fill up your appetite.
Card College Light
Written by Roberto Giobbi
Hermetic Press, 2006, hard cover, dust jacket, 170 p.
The New Jinx
Edited by Bill Madsen
Kaufman and Greenberg, 1987, hard cover, dust jacket, 296 p.
Written by Gary Ouellet
Camirand, 3rd ed. 1992, hard cover, 51 p. (c)