A serviceable memoir and an interesting look into a world most people won't ever encounter. The trajectory from "savvy gambling specialist cleaning out the casino" to... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Denise Paolucci
This author tells an interesting story of the excitement and addiction of gambling. I've heard him on Moth Radio too. It felt like he's still searching for writing style. Read morePublished 3 months ago by ranger59
Overall, a poorly written book that I struggled to get through. I would not recommend this book to anyone looking for anything mildly entertaining.Published 11 months ago by pr
Somehow the author was able to make a book about gambling boring.
I think there are far better cardcounting real life true story books out there.
The book jacket makes lots of promises, but hardly delivers. Save yourself time and money: listen to the free story from The Moth by Axelrad instead.Published on June 20, 2013 by zephyrgrrl
I am not especially interested in gambling or cards, but was intrigued by the idea that some people may be able to actually make a positive amount of money at casinos. Read morePublished on May 10, 2013 by Paul Cocuzzo
The book is by a master story teller who I heard a few times on The Moth. The book reveals how he and his team worked a system to bilk casinos out of $$. Read morePublished on April 19, 2013 by Dr. James M. Schaefer
obviously similar to bringing down the house or 21 the movie but it was an easy read with some good blackjack skill detailPublished on February 7, 2013 by L. Gibbs