Mathematical Magic - download pdf or read online

By W. Simon

ISBN-10: 004793008X

ISBN-13: 9780047930089

ISBN-10: 0486275930

ISBN-13: 9780486275932

ISBN-10: 0684105454

ISBN-13: 9780684105451

ISBN-10: 0684718901

ISBN-13: 9780684718903

Stimulating treasury of interesting tips, stunts and magical results in accordance with such mathematical rules and concepts as magic squares, the Fibonacci sequence, Moebius strips, cycloids, topology and extra. in simple terms basic props required: cards, suits, cash, and so forth. No magic or mathematical abilities wanted.

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Download e-book for kindle: The Magician King (The Magicians, Book 2) by Lev Grossman

By Lev Grossman

ISBN-10: 0670022314

ISBN-13: 9780670022311

Return to Fillory within the riveting sequel to the recent York occasions bestseller and literary phenomenon of 2009--The Magicians.

The Magicians used to be praised as a triumph by way of readers and critics of either mainstream and delusion literature. Now Grossman takes us again to Fillory, the place the Brakebills graduates have fled the sorrows of the mundane global, purely to stand terrifying new demanding situations.

Quentin and his associates are actually the kings and queens of Fillory, however the days and nights of royal luxurious are beginning to pall. After a morning hunt takes a sinister flip, Quentin and his previous pal Julia constitution a paranormal crusing send and set out on an errand to the wild outer reaches in their country. Their excitement cruise turns into an event whilst the 2 are unceremoniously dumped again into the final position Quentin ever desires to see: his parent's residence in Chesterton, Massachusetts. And in basic terms the black, twisted magic that Julia discovered at the streets can store them.

The Magician King is a grand voyage into the darkish, glittering center of magic, an epic quest for the Harry Potter iteration. It additionally introduces a strong new voice, that of Julia, whose indignant genius is exciting. once more Grossman proves that he's the trendy inheritor to C.S. Lewis, and the leading edge of literary fable.

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New PDF release: Storm Rising (Valdemar: The Mage Storms, Book 1)

By Mercedes Lackey

ISBN-10: 1101127872

ISBN-13: 9781101127872

Unique book: 1994

With her extra special Mage Winds trilogy, bestselling writer Mercedes Lackey captivated fanatics around the state. Now within the first quantity of the sequence sequel, she keeps a similar storyline, returning readers to a war-torn Valdemar in practise to confront an historic jap Empire--ruled through a monarch whose magical strategies by means of be past any sorcery identified to the western kingdoms.

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Michael Buckley's The Council of Mirrors (The Sisters Grimm, Book 9) PDF

By Michael Buckley

ISBN-10: 141970186X

ISBN-13: 9781419701863

Within the ultimate quantity within the Sisters Grimm sequence, Sabrina, Daphne, and the remainder of the Grimms and their pals needs to face off opposed to the grasp to come to a decision the destiny of Ferryport Landing—and the realm. while replicate fails to flee the barrier utilizing Granny Relda’s physique, he turns to his plan B: killing the entire Grimms in order that the paranormal barrier collapses. meanwhile, Sabrina has amassed the opposite magic mirrors as advisors on how one can take care of their mortal enemy. They inform her to hitch forces with the Scarlet Hand opposed to replicate, in alternate for supplying all of the voters of Ferryport touchdown their freedom. This ultimate bankruptcy is the top of the line for numerous loved characters, however the end is certain to meet dedicated lovers of the sequence.

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Download e-book for kindle: To Visit the Queen (Feline Wizards, Book 2) by Diane Duane

By Diane Duane

ISBN-10: 0759522049

ISBN-13: 9780759522046

Touring again in time to 1874 London to avoid an assassination plot opposed to Queen Victoria, the pussycat wizards of Grand vital Station—leader Rhiow and her capable companions Urrah and Arhu—must summon their powers to stay clear of catastrophe in Victorian England, otherwise their archenemy, the evil Lone One, will warp time and set off Armageddon. Teamed with a tender Arthur Conan Doyle, Queen Victoria herself, and different historic figures, the pussycat wizards got down to locate the forgotten magic that might rewrite history—or the cats who can keep mankind won't ever have existed.

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The Structure of Magic: A Book About Communication and - download pdf or read online

By John Grinder, Richard Bandler

ISBN-10: 0831400498

ISBN-13: 9780831400491

Those seminal works in neurolinguistic programming (NLP) support therapists know how humans create internal types of the realm to symbolize their event and advisor their habit. quantity I describes the Meta version, a framework for comprehending the constitution of language; quantity II applies NLP idea to nonverbal conversation.

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The Hero and the Crown (Damar, Book 1) by Robin McKinley PDF

By Robin McKinley

ISBN-10: 1497673658

ISBN-13: 9781497673656

In Robin McKinley's Newbery Medal–winning novel, an outcast princess needs to earn her birthright as a hero of the realm

Aerin is an outcast in her personal father's courtroom, daughter of the international lady who, it was once rumored, used to be a witch, and enchanted the king to marry her.

She makes acquaintances along with her father's lame, retired warhorse, Talat, and discovers an previous, ignored, and dangerously vague recipe for dragon-fire-proof ointment in a dusty nook of her father's library. years, many canter circles to the left to reinforce Talat's susceptible leg, and plenty of burnt twigs (and a number of arms) secretly experimenting with the ointment recipe later, Aerin is current whilst somebody comes from an outlying village to file a marauding dragon to the king. Aerin slips off on my own to fetch her horse, her sword, and her fireproof ointment . . .

But glossy dragons, whereas bold rivals absolutely able to killing a individual, are small and accounted vermin. there is not any honor in killing dragons. the good dragons are a story out of historic history.

That is, until eventually the day that the king is driving out on the head of a military. A weary guy on an exhausted horse staggers into the courtyard the place the king's troop is assembled: "The Black Dragon has come . . . Maur, who has no longer been visible for generations, the final of the nice dragons, nice as a mountain. Maur has awakened."

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Read e-book online Dead Beat (The Dresden Files, Book 7) PDF

By Jim Butcher

ISBN-10: 1101128445

ISBN-13: 9781101128442

When a killer vampire threatens to break head of detailed Investigations Karrin Murphy's attractiveness until Harry promises the robust observe of Kemmler to her, he has no selection. Now Harry is in a race opposed to time to discover the note earlier than Chicago stories a Halloween evening to wake the dead.

From the Paperback edition.

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Patricia Briggs's Raven's Strike (Raven, Book 2) PDF

By Patricia Briggs

ISBN-10: 1101133929

ISBN-13: 9781101133927

Centuries in the past, the wizards of Colossae unleashed an unbelievable strength of destruction: the Stalker. purely the sacrifice in their complete urban may include the threat that they had wrought—but even then, the Stalker used to be purely imprisoned, and it might probably nonetheless locate conduits for its evil power.

Seraph is likely one of the final of the tourists, those that attempt to break the darkish magic published by way of their ancestors' blunders. Seraph attempted to flee her people's responsibility and reside a quiet lifestyles, till evil stumbled on her and her family.

A crafty new strength for darkness referred to as the Shadowed stalks the land, feeding on demise, destruction, and the slumbering Stalker's strength. He plans to wake the Stalker, wreaking untold havoc, yet he wishes those that endure the Travelers' magic to unencumber the darkish god...and he has his attractions set on Seraph and her family.

Now Seraph needs to use all her crafty and talent as a Raven mage to trace down the Shadowed and strike opposed to him sooner than it really is too late...


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