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Author Kieve, Paul.

Title Hocus pocus : a tale of magnificent magicians / Paul Kieve ; illustrated by Peter Bailey ; [with an introduction by Daniel Radcliffe].

Imprint New York : Scholastic, c 2007, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Fiction    j KIEVE,PAU    Available
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 301 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Note "Includes over 35 tricks!"--Cover.
Includes an envelope of post cards featuring different magicians and magic tricks.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 296-297).
Summary The greatest magicians in history step out of posters of themselves to teach a young Englishman, just starting his career, some of their secrets. Includes facts about the magicians, instructions for performing various tricks, and tips about showmanship.
Subject Magicians -- Juvenile fiction.
Magic tricks -- Juvenile fiction.
Magicians -- Fiction.
Magic tricks -- Fiction.
London (England) -- Juvenile fiction.
England -- Juvenile fiction.
London (England) -- Fiction.
England -- Fiction.
Added Author Bailey, Peter, 1946- ill.
ISBN 9780545071796 (hc)
0545071798 (hc)

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