Over forty Close Up Magic effects in this book by Steve Mayhew, these are not pipe dreams, they're practical and useable routines that have been proved in the real world. Steve Mayhew's material is being performed by some of the world's most respected card magicians - all those tricks (that have been hard to locate) plus many previously unpublished routines are collected here, many with full presentations. There's six chapters of card tricks, gamling routines and sleights including..
'Freedom' A deck of mixed face up and face down cards is rapidly dealt, but only by dealing face up cards and finishing with the Four Aces.
'Hungry Now' An instant and visual sandwich routine using the red Aces and a free selection.
'Wet or Black' During a routine of asking the spectator several intimate questions, the spectator cuts eight piles. The final question is then asked "Red or Black", the top card of each pile is revealed to match the freely named colour.
'Das Kapital' A comical Bill Switch routine that'll cost you a little on each show - but it's well worth it for the response.
Plus many other great routines in this hardcover book of 294 pages.