David Copperfield has been hailed by critics as the greatest
illusionist of our time. He was described
by Forbes magazine as the most commercially successful
magician in history. He has won twenty-one Emmy awards, was the
first living illusionist to be given a star on the Hollywood Walk
of Fame, and was named a Living Legend by the United States Library
Richard Wiseman is a professor of psychology, author, and magician. He is a Member of the Inner Magic Circle, has created illusion-based videos that have received over 500 million views on YouTube, and has authored several bestselling books.
David Britland is a writer and consultant on all aspects of deception. He has written several highly regarded books on magic and is a recipient of the Special and Literary Fellowship from the Academy of Magical Arts in Los Angeles.
Homer Liwag is an acclaimed visual designer, photographer, cinematographer, artist, and magician. For two decades he has codirected David Copperfield’s live and television work, and collaborated as his Design Director.
"For fans of magic, either its history or its present, the book is absolutely compelling, an unputdownable must-read." — Booklist (starred review)