Have you ever wished that you could perform dazzling card tricks? Just practice these techniques and tricks and soon you'll be the life of the party. Perfect the basics of card control, cuts, false cuts, forces, and glides--all simple sleights of hand. Discover four different methods of bringing cards to the top of the deck, two ways to mix the cards, and other tips to deceive the eyes of your audience. Each trick is presented as if the author were actually performing it, complete with banter and conversation, so you'll feel comfortable doing it yourself in front of a crowd. 128 pages, 53 b/w illus., 5 3/8 x 8 1/4.