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The bullet catch

murder by misadventure

by Amy Axelrod

  • 316 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magicians,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Apprentices,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Detective and mystery stories,
  • History,
  • Orphans,
  • Murder,
  • Mystery and detective stories

  • About the Edition

    In early twentieth-century New York City, in the golden age of magic, Leo, an orphaned magician"s apprentice, becomes involved in a murder mystery when he trusts a dishonest man.

    Edition Notes

    StatementAmy Axelrod, David Axelrod
    ContributionsAxelrod, David (David Jacob), 1985-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.A96155 Bul 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination245 pages ;
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26462582M
    ISBN 100823428583
    ISBN 109780823428588
    LC Control Number2014023522
    OCLC/WorldCa884570870

    Books in the Eli Marks Mystery Series: THE AMBITIOUS CARD (#1) THE BULLET CATCH (#2) Part of the Henery Press Mystery Series Collection, if you like . The Bullet Catch: Murder by Misadventure. likes. Welcome to the official "The Bullet Catch: Murder by Misadventure" Facebook page!

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    Get this from a library! The bullet catch: murder by misadventure. [Amy Axelrod; David Axelrod] -- In early twentieth-century New York City, in the golden age of magic, Leo, an orphaned magician's apprentice, becomes involved in a murder mystery when he trusts a dishonest man.   The bullet catch trick, in its traditional form, is extremely dangerous. Yes it's a gun, yes it's pointed at the magician, and yes if anything goes wrong the magician at which the gun is pointed may very well be on the receiveing end of a real bullet.


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The Bullet Catch is the second book in the Eli Marks Mystery series. It is well written and professionally edited. Eli has been cast adrift, with his girlfriend asking for a "break", his fear of heights growing and dealing with his ex wife and her new, homicide detective husband/5.

The Bullet Catch book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. When the orphanage he called home burns to the ground, year-old /5. Bullet Catch, like the other two books, is very original because it's based on a magician's secrets, a totally new concept for me for a premise.

Give it a try. You'll be hooked, too. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Beth Daniels. out of 5 stars A Catch Well Made/5(51).

The Bullet Catch: (An Eli Marks Mystery Book 2) (The Eli Marks Mysteries) - Kindle edition by Gaspard, John. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Bullet Catch: (An Eli Marks Mystery Book 2) (The Eli Marks Mysteries)/5(51).

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This starts right off with a BANG. A shocking discovery of a bullet lodged at the back of her neck without knowing how it even got there/5.

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Whether you’ve used a Bullet. Barzini takes him on as his assistant, and the two set out to perfect the bullet catch, a daring act that involves a faux fatal shooting. But both performers' pasts catch up with them: Leo's former street gang seeks revenge for the money he stole to start a new life, and Barzini's nemesis upstages him with a variation on the bullet catch (and Author: Amy Axelrod.

The effect known as the Bullet Catch has claimed the lives of at least 15 magicians who were killed in connection with this potentially lethal trick.

In the effect, a bullet is fired directly at the performer, and he (or she) catches the bullet in the teeth, hopefully without any ill effects. But both performers' pasts catch up with them: Leo's former street gang seeks revenge for the money he stole to start a new life, and Barzini's nemesis upstages him with a variation on the bullet.

He did the Bullet Catch, catch in his hand. This is the oldest known reference we could find from the book "The Theatre of Gods judgements wherein is represented the admirable justice of God against all notorious sinners" written by Jean Chassanion in translated by Thomas Beard () in Bullet Catch, like the other two books, is very original because it's based on a magician's secrets, a totally new concept for me for a premise.

Give it a try. You'll be hooked, too. Helpful. 0 Comment Report abuse Beth Daniels. out of 5 stars A Catch Well Made. Reviewed in /5. The Axelrods take readers to World War I–era New York City for a tale of magic, mystery and crime.

Orphan Leo lives in Hell’s Kitchen, getting by with his small gang by picking pockets, a skill he learned from reading Harry Houdini’s The Right Way to Do Wrong: An Exposé of Successful the gang’s leader kicks him out, Leo doesn’t want to return to a life of : Amy Axelrod.

The bullet catch — First published in Subjects Magicians, Conduct of life, Apprentices, Juvenile fiction, Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, History, Orphans, Murder, Mystery and detective storiesPages:   Axelrod, Amy The Bullet Catch: Murder by Misadventure pgs.

Holiday House, $ Content: Language: G (0 swears); Mature Content: G Violence: G Leo, an orphan, and his friends are surviving on the streets of New York City in the early s. Petty crime is their only skill, but when they betray him, Leo lands in an opportunity he can pass up: training to be a magicians assistant.

I then performed my version of the bullet catch alone, using a preset vice and preset foot marks on the floor, the spectator whom marked the casing fired the gun in the vice, and the person that marked the head stood off to my left. All in all, I preformed the bullet catch around times.

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Bullet Catch book. Read 13 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Bullet Catch is the first novel in the Smoke & Dagger series where the /5. The Bullet Catch. Murder by Misadventure. by Amy Axelrod and David Axelrod Hardcover | Pages: Size: /2 X /4 | USD: $ ISBN: Publication Date: Ma Age: | Guided Reading Level: J.

catch is installed. Give it a try. Michael Pekovich is a furniture maker, instructor, and FWW’s executive art director. Installing a bullet catch Start by marking the case for the catch location. Center the catch along the width and thickness of the door stile in its closed position.

Apply a piece of blue tape first to avoid marks on the case. The Bullet Catch. likes. Marvelous Martin and his assistant make the entirely logical decision to modernise their routine by performing the most dangerous trick of Victorian times.

The Bullet Catch is the second in Gaspard’s “Eli Marks Mysteries.” As with any series, the author is faced with the question of how to bring the reader up to speed on what transpired in previous novels, if at all. The Bullet Catch opens with Eli in the chair at his therapist, to whom he proceeds to relate the plot points of the prior book.The bullet catch is generally considered the most dangerous trick in magic.

The danger is pretty well spelled out in the title of a book about the effect by Ben Robinson called, Twelve Have Died. InHoudini announced that he would do the infamous trick after his friend and fellow magician Chung Ling Soo (William E.

Robinson) was.