Open Sesame (Limited/Out of Print) by Eric C. Lewis and Wilfred Tyler - Book
Open Sesame has been considered one of the most important references on the subject of children's magic ever written. This book covers subjects such as suspense, comedy, the importance of stories, repetition, as well as the basic principles of entertaining for children. Also covered are lots of bits of business and gags for children that are never out of date. Lots of great stand-up effects are also included, as well as how to build and design props. Very limited quantities available!