100 Best Solitaire Games
Featuring 100 Classic, New, Challenging, & Just Plain Fun Games
Paperback ISBN: 1580423264
This new edition is a great how-to-play and strategy guide to 100 of the most classic, new, challenging and just fun solitaire games. These are the 100 best and most enjoyable variations of America's most popular card game—solitaire! Loads of examples, diagrams, illustrations and strategies keep the writing lively, while showing you all sorts of fun ways to enjoy your favorite game. From straight-ahead solitaire to two-player games, readers will find all kinds of fantastic solitaire games—the classic ones, the new ones, those that require a lot of strategy, and the just plain fun ones. And because solitaire is perfect for playing when you’re on the road, the chapter on travel solitaire is essential. As a bonus, the authors have included solitaire games for two players.
101 Clever Card Tricks
Paperback ISBN: 0600634183
This simple step-by-step guide makes magic easy no matter what your age. Use 'Brain power' tricks that use mathematics and exercise your memory skills to perform mind-reading stunts. Inventive tricks using mobile phones will delight more experienced magicians looking for something new.
110 Card Games for Expert Players
History, Rules and Winning Strategies for Bridge, Whist, aCanasta and Many Other Games, With 200 Photographs and Diagrams
Paperback ISBN: 1780193300
A compendium of challenging card games from around the world, with professional tips and expert guidance.
25 Bridge Conventions You Should Know
Paperback ISBN: 189415407x
Explains twenty-five bidding conventions, including the grand slam force, lead-directing doubles, negative doubles, new minor forcing, responsive doubles, reverse Drury, splinter bids, Stayman, takeout doubles, and weak two-bids
52 Tips for Limit Hold'em Poker
Paperback ISBN: 1580423124
This quick-reading strategy guide by Barry Shulman, one of poker's most influential and powerful figures, a two-time gold bracelet winner and owner of Card Player, shows readers how to play and win at Texas hold'em, no matter what their skill level. The 52 tips—really 52 fundamental playing concepts—are divided into six sections: Three Universal Hold'em Concepts; Playing Before the Flop; Playing on the Flop; Playing on the Turn; Playing on the River, and More Hold'em Concepts You Should Know. Every player must know how to put these concepts to practice in real games to be a winner. Mike Sexton, World Poker Tour announcer says, “I recommend Card Player's book to every poker player who wants to improve their play.
52 Ways to Cheat at Poker
How to Spot Them, Foil Them, and Defend Yourself Against Them
Paperback ISBN: 0452289114
ItÂ's no news that cheating pervades American culture. Americans cheat on taxes, tests, sports and spouses. But the largest arena for cheating may be at the poker table! With an estimated 60-80 million Americans playing poker every weekÂ—for the highest stakes everÂ—you can be sure that not everyone is playing by the rules! In this fascinating look at the card sharperÂ's artÂ—from its origins in Renaissance Italy to the high-tech methods of todayÂ—deception expert Allan Kronzek reveals 52 of the most diabolical scams ever invented. Topics include codes and signaling systems, hidden cameras and miniature ear pieces, false shuffles, cuts and deals, peeking and flashing, deck and card switches, culling, instant stacks, marked cards, Â“location play,Â
According to Doyle
Paperback ISBN: 1580422209
A poker champion shares insider secrets on how to win at poker, in an anecdotal guide that offers insight into the gambling mind, the approaches of profitable players, and the strategies that have been successfully applied by the author during World Series of Poker tournaments. Original.