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Magic books & DVD's featuring Seattle magician, Kirk Charles
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Kirk has written many books and performed in several video productions, ranging from children's books to instructional videos. Many of them can be found for purchase online and in retail stores. You can also view Kirk's catalog here, and contact Kirk directly if you are interested in purchasing any of the available products on this page.

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Hidden in Plain Sight
(BOOK) Softbound, 137 pages. $15.00 plus $4.00 postpaid priority mail
Hidden in Plain Sight is the updated version of Marked for Life: Tips, Tricks, and Tactics for Any Marked Deck, the most complete manual for marked cards ever published. It contains details on the workings of the finest marked cards on the market, the Boris Wild Marked Deck. A lengthy chapter, written by Boris Wild himself, details the nuts and bolts of his stellar system.

“This book will open your mind and your card magic to some devastating techniques, methods, strategies and tricks with which to baffle both the layman and magician alike. Indispensable for the complete cardician.” -Phil Willmarth, The Linking Ring

“The familiar ways in which we tend to think about marked cards may suggest that the principle is a poor one, when in fact it is the application, an area in which we could all stand a better education. Mr. Charles has now provided us the textbook in that course of study, and I highly recommend you sign up immediately.” -Jamy Ian Swiss, Genii

Live at the Jailhouse, A Guide to Restaurant Magic
(DVD) three disc set, $80.00 plus $5.00 postpaid priority mail
Live at the Jailhouse features interviews, performances, and explanations of magic routines by some of the top names in restaurant magic, including Kirk Charles, Dan Fleshmann, Garrett Thomas, Dan Tong, Paul Green and Justin Miller. It is a three disc set.

Walk Talk: Essays on Magic in the Real World
(BOOK) Monograph, 31 pages. $7.00 plus $4.00 postpaid priority mail
14 Collected articles which originally appeared in Genii.

Miracles With A Marked Deck
(DVD) $15.00 plus $4.00 postpaid priority mail
Magic with a marked deck has never been easier to learn!

Magic with Everyday Objects
(DVD) $15.00 plus $4.00 postpaid priority mail
You won't need elaborate equipment or hours of book reading. Each trick is performed and then clearly explained. You will learn: Simple slight of hand that can be applied to different objects, Psychological principles that can be used for many different tricks, How to routine and present magic, Presentational skills that can enhance communication abilities.

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