The Nine of Diamonds is a book of close up magic, a collaboration between some of the finest magicians in Scotland. Some are known, some are unknown, but all share a passion of close up magic and have bound some of their finest effects together in a beautiful hard backed book.
The book contains a variety of effects, mostly with playing cards.
Sleights and Techniques
- Reguritator Revelation - a novel card revelation
- Touch Reverse - unpublished Jack Parker move for switching and reversing a selected card
- Angled Afterburner - Jason Alford's fantastic control
- Plate Clip Displacement - method to displace a card in a spread on top of a deck to any location in the pack
- FIRP - Gary Goldberg's obscure method of reversing a card during a faro shuffle
- Popout Pass Revelation - a classic pass variation where a card pops out from the side of the deck
- Third Finger Crease Grip - method for replacing breaks held in a small packet
- Fiend Stack - how much can you cram into a stacked deck
- Bart Harding Stack - details on the calculated deck of Bart Harding, courtesy of Alan Shaxon
- Himber Vanish Variation - clean vanish of a coin
- OK Show Me Something
- Jack's Departure from the Stage - convincing new approach to 'Point of Departure'
- Amass Aces - a beautifully choreographed collectors routine
- Regurgitator - two cards "barf up" a selection
- Radical Decency - two Jokers visually transform into two selected cards
- Still Smiling - a new handling of a Roy Walton classic
- Frankenstein's Bunny - four beautiful assistants help find a lost pet rabbit
- A Small Price to Pay - a coin trick with three perfect predictions
- Quick n Dirty Three Fly - coins across routine based around a new sleight
- Quick n Dirty Hanging Coins - you'll swear trick coins are used, but not so
- Zen Stack - hailed as the very best stack using Zenner (ESP) Cards
Some Assembly Required
- I Don't Trost You - a spectator deals herself four Aces from a deck shuffled by multiple spectators
- Buckley's Angels - new take on an Arthur Buckley miracle that'll blow your audience away
- Another Flippin' collectors - a technicians approach to the Collectors plot
- Sesame Street - A version of "do as I do" that will leave a lasting memory in the spectators minds
- Lazy Man's Memory Test - astounding performance piece with a deck of cards
- Two Faced Mother FIRPer - a magician fooler that will have them cursing you
- Any Card at Any Number - amaze your fellow magicians, bore your friends!
Pages: 140 - 6" x 9" - Hardcover - Black and white photos