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By Marissa Burt

From Marissa Burt, writer of Storybound, comes a richly imagined heart grade delusion packed with magic, intrigue, and resourceful twists. A Sliver of Stardust is the best subsequent experience for lovers of A Wrinkle in Time and The Emerald Atlas.

Wren Matthews proposal she'd outgrown nursery rhymes decades in the past. yet that was once sooner than she knew that songs of twinkling little stars and four-and-twenty blackbirds have been the major to an old, hidden magic.

Wren's discovery catapults her right into a international of buried secrets and techniques, unusual goals, and a mountain castle less than an aurora-filled sky. yet simply as she begins to grasp her particular skills, her new global starts to fall apart round her . . . and purely she will reserve it.

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MAGIC WORDS There are three words to immediately remove from your magic vocabulary: 1. Trick 2. Misdirection 3. Spectator Here’s why: 1. Dogs do tricks. Magicians do magic. Magic tricks belong in the oxymoron bin, with jumbo shrimp and honest politicians. For what is magic isn’t a trick and what can be proven a trick isn’t magic. An appearing tiger is magic. But if you see the trap door, you’re watching an appearing-tiger magic trick. And tricks have a negative connotation. I hate being tricked.

JACK WHITE, PRESIDENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF MAGICIANS MAGIC THE COMPLETE COURSE by Joshua Jay WORKMAN PUBLISHING • NEW YORK Copyright © 2008 by Joshua Jay All rights reserved. No portion of this book may be reproduced—mechanically, electronically, or by any other means, including photocopying—without written permission of the publisher. Published simultaneously in Canada by Thomas Allen & Son Limited. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data is available. eISBN 978-0-7611-5968-1 Design by Janet Parker and Kate Lin Illustrations by Kagan McLeod Workman books are available at special discounts when purchased in bulk for premiums and sales promotions as well as for fund-raising or educational use.

The original effect was performed with cigarette ashes, but pool chalk provides the perfect presentation. Jay Sankey is one of magic’s most prolific creators: He has published over 800 effects and put out nearly 50 instructional DVDs. MODERN MASTER MICHAEL CLOSE Michael Close is a magician from Las Vegas. But unlike other Vegas magicians, he doesn’t do illusions. Michael Close is a close-up magician; his stage is your table. He has revitalized the industry of tableside entertainment. No more balloon twisting or bar tricks.

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