“The Trick is a lyrical, uplifting, and funny story that will tug at all of your heartstrings. A true miracle from the first to the last page.” (Armando Lucas Correa, bestselling author of The German Girl )
"Sweet, funny, magical." (Kirkus)
“Bergmann’s novel, a pleasing blend of Sara Gruen’s Water for Elephants and Jonathan Safran Foer’s Everything is Illuminated, puts magic back into everyday life.” (Booklist)
“Bergmann’s storytelling is a feat of magic in and of itself.” (RT Book Reviews)
“A lovely story . . . A tale for those who continue to look for magic in the world.” (New York Journal of Books)
About the Author
Emanuel Bergmann was born in Germany and is a journalist and translator. He has been living in Los Angeles since 1990. His first novel, The Trick
, is an international bestseller.