Nothing But Mystery by Jim Steinmeyer
A booklet of “Minimal Miracles and Disproportionate Marvels for the Stand-Up Conjurer, ” contains 11 unique effects. Some involve, quite literally, “nothing. ”
The Three Ball Test is an amazing thought an experiment, a script that performs the entire trick. Other surprising and unexpected effects include The Nickel Under Your Shoe or An Audience on Mars. Lessons in Wonder is a demonstration of magic for one person in the audience , in which she experiences something that did not happen, and everyone is bewildered Other routines utilize minimal props, like a piece of rope, deck of cards, or a paper bag The Six Chair Concert is a variation on a classic Berglas Plot ..; The Anomaly is a demonstration of the fourth dimension, and The Adept, is a paranormal illusion with your assistant Two routines are from the Impuzzibilities series, here presented for stand-up performances ..
Each of these routines will delight you and inspire;. They are designed to surprise with simplicity and unexpected secrets, to amaze with the purest form of mystery The book is 8 1/2 by 11, printed in color, 20 pages plus cover, with 26 line illustrations.