The Art, Science & Business of Illusions

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Welcome to Illusion Books.com!

This website is dedicated to:

  • Elevating the art of illusion
  • Helping illusionists of all levels develop their illusion show
  • Teaching illusionists to adopt a business & marketing mindset to be successful in the current economic climate.

My name is J C Sum and I am an illusionist & designer of original illusions with extensive international experience performing for corporate & special events, luxury cruise liners, theaters, showrooms and television in a career that has spanned 20 years.

I have also written 9 critically acclaimed books on original illusion design, performance and presentation that have been read by magicians in over 60 countries.

J C Sum

This website was created as a platform to share my thoughts and experience on the Art, Science & Business of Illusions.

The site is continually being built and is a portal for:

  • Information on Illusion Performance, Design, Philosophy & Marketing
  • Online Resources for Illusionists
  • Recommended Books & DVDs for Illusionists
  • Reviews of Illusion Products
  • List of Illusion Builders & Designers
  • Best of the Web Video Illusion Resource
  • Audio Shows for Illusionists

The website also details information on all of my original illusion books, digital format illusion plans, lecture notes, DVDs and fabricated illusions.

Click on “How to Use This Website” on the menu above to get maximum value out of this website.

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Enjoy your stay!

J C Sum

Copyright 2013 – 2014. No content may be reproduced in any form without written consent from the author.

Professional Stage Illusion Sale

I have a select number of used professional illusions at GREAT prices (and most economical shipping rates). These illusions are going at a fraction of their selling prices and include:

  • The Aerial Exit
  • Shadow Vision
  • Platform Levitation
  • Full Throttle Motorcycle Production
  • Blammo
  • 12-Girl Cabinet
  • Light & Space
  • Revollusion

illusions for sale

Sales are made on a first confirm basis!

More of my original illusions are also now available through Thomas Clark including “Crystal Metamorphosis”“Visual Displacement”“Blade Pyramid” and “Benchmark”.

I’m really pleased to have Thomas build my illusion designs through his company Magic Sax. He has the exceptional skill to build a high quality prop at an incredibly reasonable price.

“Benchmark” is now available at the low introductory price of US$1800. This price will only be offered to the first few orders so take advantage of it. Here are some pics of Thomas’ “Benchmark”:

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Check out www.magicboutique.sg under the STAGE/ ILLUSIONS for photos, info, videos and shipping info!

Happy New Year!