101 Amazing Card Tricks
Paperback ISBN: 0806903422
Have nothing but a deck of cards? With this book you’ll soon be dealing out playful poker, and four-ace tricks that will make everyone say; “How did you do that?” If you can shuffle a deck, you can perform Jacks-be-Nimble, About Face, Number Nonsense, and dozens more. Clear illustrations demonstrate how to execute each move precisely. A chart gauges the difficulty of each trick.
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 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 Hoyle
Official Rules of More Than 200 Popular Games of Skill and Chance With Expert Advice on Winning Play
Paperback ISBN: 044991156x
A comprehensive guide to the complete rules of more than two hundred dice games, parlor games, word games, card games, and solitaire games also offers tips on winning play.