Steve Bryant, Little Egypt Magic | April 2018
How do you even begin to review The Magic of Johnny Thompson Volumes I and II? First, I suppose, you drive down to the word store and load up on superlatives. Every aspect of these books is first rate, and their contents constitute a graduate course in close-up and platform magic. At over 600 pages written by Jamy Ian Swiss and Johnny Thompson and illustrated with over 1100 photos by Julie Eng, with David Ben and Karl Johnson on hand to edit, this is a staggering work.