Where do your learn coin tricks. Well, there are a lot of books you can start with on coin magic. But for decades, the answer to the question has been “Bobo!” That is short for Modern Coin Magic: 116 Coin Sleights and 236 Coin Tricks, by J. B. Bobo.

As dated as the book is, it does cover all the basics and then some.

You’ll get a strong foundation in coin magic with this book. Basically, there is very little in the coin magic world today that cannot trace its roots to something in Bobo.

**Coin Tricks Yes, But Also The Mechanics to Do The Tricks**

Everyone always talks about “coin tricks.” But you cannot do any trick unless and until you understand basic things like:

- How to hold the coin(s):
- How to transfer the coins from one place to another
- Where to look (more important than you think), and more

Yes, there are dozens, probably hundreds of books and DVDs on coin magic. And we’ll talk about a lot of those. But really, you should – for the ten bucks it will cost you – get yourself a copy of Bobo’s. To get started doing just that, find out more about it at Amazon HERE.

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