Sports and Games, Miscellaneous
Ken Warren Teaches Texas Hold 'Em
Paperback ISBN: 1580420850
Straightforward advice from one of the biggest selling hold‘em authors of all time gives the straight scoop—Ken Warren style—for players looking to win money at the poker table. Ken Warren continues his straightforward lessons for the average hold’em player by concentrating on the strategies and plays needed to win money intoday’s games. In addition to a dozen thorough chapters on basic plays, Warren selects the most appropriate questions from the thousand he receives to address the topics players need answered to improve their game. He shows how to pull and push bets, make more money on the flop, use position as a hammer, play against the flow, adjust to opponents’ playing styles, when to lay down good hands or call on the river, and the smart percentage plays, especially against new players. Special sections on no-limit hold’em tournaments and Internet poker give readers a complete approach. Includes tons of charts, real hand examples, illustrations.
Fantastic Lateral Thinking Puzzles
Paperback ISBN: 0806942568
These slippery lateral-thinking puzzles start with a situation that appears completely normal; then suddenly something strange happens, and with only a couple of hints you have to figure out the reason why. Stay alert as you run into all kinds of fantastic situations--people climbing prison walls, ocean cruises, shoplifter arrests, rich men who give away pennies, deliberate car crashes, shooting rare eagles for prizes, paying to have your silver taken away, and dozens of other weird experiences that make perfect sense once you come up with the lateral answer.
Hoyle's Rules of Games
Descriptions of Indoor Games of Skill and Chance, With Advice on Skillful Play Based on the Foundations Laid Down by Edmond Hoyle, 1672-1769
Paperback ISBN: 0452283132
Provides a comprehensive guide to the rules, strategies, and odds for more than 250 games, including a wide variety of board, solitaire, parlor, card, children's, and computer games, such as Scrabble, Chess, Backgammon, Gin Rummy, Poker, Minesweeper, FreeCell, Contract Bridge, and more. Original.
The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary
Paperback ISBN: 0877799156
"An inexpensive edition of the book that SCRABBLE players call their bible. Ideal for recreational and school play. More than 100,000 playable two-to-eight-letter words. Includes British variant spelling for game players in Canada. Endorsed by the National SCRABBLE Association."