50 tricks that are easy to learn and will astound your friends and family. Astound your friends and family with amazing card tricks. Learn 50 tricks that are easy to master and hundreds of techniques that are essential for every budding magician. 'Easy Card Tricks' includes mathematical dupes, sleights of hand, 'mind-reading' stunts, expert shuffles, and card predictions that will seem impossible to an observer. Some of these tricks need special skills at all, some need simple equipment such as a pen and paper, and some need simple conjuring skills to make the false shuffles, double lifts and glides look effortless. But all of the tricks are impressive and, with a little repetition in private, you will soon be a master of illusion.
Peter Arnold has written over 40 books on football, cricket, boxing, gambling, snooker and darts. He was the co-author of the successful Complete Book of Card Games and General Editor on The Official Rules of Sports and Games. He lives in London, England and Spain.