101 Ways to Amaze & Entertain makes kids into magicians who are always ready with a trick or a gag. The easy-to-follow illustrations make learning simple! Who isn't amazed by a perfectly pulled off magic trick? 101 Ways to Amaze & Entertain turns you into the charismatic magician that's always ready with a trick and clever quip. This magic guide is the perfect combination of tricks, jokes, and comics that aren't only entertaining for you, but also acts as your manual to learning new tricks and jokes that will amaze and entertain your friends and family members.101 Ways to Amaze & Entertain Your Friends & Family helps kids become confident, funny magicians by teaching them unique tricks and gags with clear, easy-to-follow instructions and humorous illustrations. It provides tips on effectively telling jokes, how to deal with hecklers, as well as step-by-step instructions for 50 magic tricks. Additional instructions include performance tips that help kids create a complete magic act.
Peter Gross has filled theaters, wowed corporate headquarters and even appeared at the White House. He has performed on cruise ships around the world and been invited to perform at comedy festivals in Montreal, Vancouver and Charleston. Peter is based in the Boston area but performs regularly performs throughout the Northeast. Peter Gross is a comedian and knows how to do a couple of really cool tricks. He effortlessly combines stand-up comedy with sleight of hand to create a show that features audience interaction and participation, making each performance spontaneous and unique. He is currently performing his award-winning show "Magic & Other Suspect Activities."
The Walter Foster Jr. Creative Team develops fun and imaginative books and kits for children of all ages. Encouraging learning and exploring, Walter Foster Jr. titles cover a wide range of subjects, including art, transportation, history, craft, gardening, and more.
"Would-be prestidigitators will find plenty of audience-mystifying feats in this collection of simple card/dice/ribbon/etc. tricks." - Booklist