More About the Author
Arnold Snyder is a high-stakes professional gambler who has been writing about casino games for over two decades. He was the publisher and editor of Blackjack Forum, a quarterly journal for professional gamblers, from 1981 through 2006. His books The Blackjack Formula, Blackbelt in Blackjack, and Poker Tournament Formula 1 and 2 each challenged the conventional wisdom on optimal strategy for beating these games. In January 2002, Snyder, who is one of the great legends of blackjack, was elected one of the seven charter members of the Blackjack Hall of Fame. Snyder's 2012 novel Risk of Ruin is the first of a planned series featuring characters who are professional gamblers.