While working on The magician King and holding down his day job, Grossman bought a house, got married, and had a second daughter.
The magician King includes a storm scene modeled on the last scene in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.
As a magician, Houdini kept raising the bar and pushing his limitations with increasingly dangerous acts.
It was, all in all, a wondrous feat of prestidigitation, worthy of a Las Vegas magician.
As for magician—the strong-willed love interest of Komona, his role was never scripted to be an albino.
"You would have gone out of your own accord else," returned the magician.
If you did it without that, you are a magician, as Hope once called you.
Early the next morning the magician sent for him, and said, 'Let's see now what you've learnt.
This man was a sort of Prospero, a magician, and the island's first ruler.
The irna is concealed after the ceremony, for the magician would at once be killed if it were known that he had used it.