Often entertaining...and rarely dullthis little book could actually change your life.
Kostya Kennedy, Sports Illustrated
This book has class, depth and covers a mountain of territory....For the price and the depth of material offered, this could be one of the best books of the century on the subject.
Howard Schwartz, Gamblers Book Shop
Provides unique insight into the art of the cheat. In a game where the accumulation of knowledge is paramount, it doesnt make sense to miss out on this one.
Chuck Blount, syndicated poker columnist
Kronzeks delightful compendium is a fun and witty guide to the nefarious methods card thieves use to, as they put it, get the money your money. He helps arm you with the knowledge youll need to protect yourself and he presents it with all the verve and snap of a crisply dealt card.
Karl Johnson, author of The Magician and the Cardsharp
A remarkably fresh turn on a very old subject.... Without doubt, the first book I would buy a friend who asks, Im in a weekly poker game. Do you think anyone would try to cheat me?
Jamy Ian Swiss, Genii Magazine
The book is a pleasure to read and study.
Martin Gardner, MUM
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About the Author
Allan Kronzek is a magician, writer, and educator. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller The Sorcerer’s Companion: A Guide to the Magical World of Harry Potter (Broadway Books, cowritten with his daughter Elizabeth), and the acclaimed A Book of Magic for Young Magicians – The Secrets of Alkazar. He performs and lectures on the history of conjuring at schools, colleges, libraries and museums. He was a student of the crooked gambling expert Frank Garcia.