The Svengali Deck, also known as Short 'n' Long cards is a true classic in magic.
This is a great and inexpensive trick deck of cards, which is guaranteed to win you drinks all night !!!
A card is selected, and replaced in the deck. Suddenly the card jumps to the top. The card is lost in the pack, and another card is selected... but wait... IT'S THE SAME CARD !!! it is replaced half-way, and the top card is placed on the table, and the spectator is asked to place his/her hand on top of the indifferent card. You now push the nine into the pack and through the hand of the spectator. The card under their hand is NOW THEIR CARD !
Hundreds of tricks can be performed with this trick deck, and it comes complete with instructions teaching you how to perform around 10 tricks.