Mirrodin—a global of residing steel, a synthetic surroundings created by way of the Planeswalker Karn to aid natural life—is at the cusp of cataclysm. while the Planeswalker Venser is going looking for his former mentor, he learns Karn’s existence hangs within the balance—and with him the full aircraft of life. For enthusiasts of the mega-selling buying and selling card online game, Magic: the Gathering®, the whole tale in the back of Scars of Mirrodin, a revisitation considered one of Magic’s hottest settings.
By J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter is halfway via his education as a wizard and his coming of age. Harry desires to break out from the pernicious Dursleys and visit the foreign Quidditch Cup. He desires to learn about the mysterious occasion that is imagined to occur at Hogwarts this yr, an occasion concerning different rival colleges of magic, and a contest that hasn't occurred for 100 years. He desires to be an ordinary, fourteen-year-old wizard. yet regrettably for Harry Potter, he is not basic - even through wizarding criteria. And in his case, varied should be deadly.
By Marcel Mauss
First written by way of Marcel Mauss and Henri Humbert in 1902, A common conception of Magic won a large new readership whilst republished by means of Mauss in 1950. As a research of magic in 'primitive' societies and its survival this day in our suggestions and social activities, it represents what Claude Lévi-Strauss referred to as, in an advent to that version, the magnificent modernity of the brain of 1 of the century's maximum thinkers. The ebook bargains a desirable photo of magic all through a variety of cultures in addition to deep sociological and non secular insights nonetheless a great deal proper this day. At a interval whilst paintings, magic and technology seem to be crossing paths once more, A normal thought of Magic provides itself as a vintage for our instances.
By C. S. Lewis
Verfolgt von einer Meute gemeiner Mitschüler fliehen Eustace und Jill durch eine geheimnisvolle Tür in einer Steinmauer - und befinden sich plötzlich in Narnia. Der weise und mächtige Löwe Aslan hat einen besonderen Auftrag: Sie sollenden verschollenen Prinzen und Thronfolger Rilian finden. Ihre Aufgabe führt sie bis in das finstere Unterland, wo die gefährliche grüne Hexe sie schon erwartet.
By David Eddings
Because the bestselling THE Mallorean sequence contnues, Garion is pursuing Zandramas, within the kind of an exceptional dragon flying over them, around the recognized global. With the forces of evil threatening on either side, Garion nonetheless needed to get to where that is not more, because the Seeress of Kell had warned, yet that they had no proposal the place that may be....
By Kelly McCullough
Ravirn isn't your usual computing device geek. a toddler of the Fates—literally—he’s a hacker extraordinaire who can 0 in at the deadly flaw in any application. Now that twenty-first-century magic has long gone electronic that makes him a really gifted sorcerer. yet a global of difficulties is ready to be downloaded on Ravirn—who’s simply attempting to move his collage midterms.
Great Aunt Atropos, one of many 3 Fates, makes a decision that people having unfastened will is admittedly puffed up and plans to rid herself of the annoyance—by coding a spell into the destiny middle, the server that ideas future. As a hacker, Ravirn is a huge believer in unfastened will, and whilst he not just refuses to debug her spell yet actively opposes her, all hell breaks loose.
Even with the aid of his regular Melchior, an attractive sorceress (who’s additionally an average programmer), and the webgoblin underground, it’s going to be an in depth call...
By Karl Fulves
"The top publication but on easy-to-do magic." — Martin Gardner
Amaze acquaintances, astonish your loved ones, and fascinate any viewers through infallibly dealing a royal flush, safely predicting the result of the area sequence, unmasking a psychic fraud, and appearing a bunch of different remarkable deceptions. you are able to do it with assistance from this publication, the best publications to magic tips that do not require lengthy hours of perform or complex preparation.
You'll locate priceless strategies — truly confirmed with plentiful illustrations — for achieving magical feats with playing cards, cash, rope, comedy magic, psychological monitors of dexterity and lots more and plenty extra, in addition to professional suggestion for working towards mental misdirection and dramatic presentation. even though the methods during this ebook require little within the manner of props, sleight of hand or a excessive measure of ability, the consequences they produce are striking. beginners in particular will locate Big booklet of Magic methods a superb creation to the paintings of conjuring however the ebook is filled with lots selection new info that even expert magicians can study something.
"This e-book is quality — the tips are powerful, the equipment creative, and the recommendation Fulves provides on featuring the tips appropriately is excellent." — Robert Dike Blair