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The Gambler's Guide to the World
The Gambler's Guide to the World
Written by Jesse May
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830081
Our Price: $8.99
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The Gambler's Guide to the World
The Inside Scoop from a Professional Player on Finding the Action, Beating the Odds, and Living It Up Around the Globe
Written by Jesse May


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2013
Price: $8.99

Jesse May has the Inside Scoop

On blackjack odds in Curaçao:
"Good enough to lay down everything and travel halfway around the world."

On the Super Bowl in Las Vegas:  
"For those in the know it has always taken place in Las Vegas."

On slots in Costa Rica:  
"If you really have to, why don't... Read more >
24/7
24/7
Written by Andres Martinez
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307828682
Our Price: $11.99
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Living It Up and Doubling Down
Written by Andres Martinez


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 13, 2013
Price: $11.99

In the spring of 1998, mild-mannered, Ivy League-educated Andrés Martinez took $50,000--most of the advance his publisher was paying for this book--and headed to Las Vegas for thirty days, ten casinos, and a wild ride through the belly of a neon beast. The result: this brilliant, often hilarious chronicle of flesh... Read more >
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Lay the Favorite
Lay the Favorite
Written by Beth Raymer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385526463
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Lay the Favorite
A Story About Gamblers
Written by Beth Raymer


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $15.00

“Beth Raymer’s crackling, hilarious memoir ricochets through the gambling underworld in Las Vegas, and is peopled with all manner of lovable wack-jobs, none of whom is quite as wacky—or lovable—as Raymer herself.”—Marie Claire
 
Beth Raymer waited tables at a dive in Las Vegas until a customer sent her to see... Read more >
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High Stakes
High Stakes
Written by Sam Skolnik
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807006290
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High Stakes
The Rising Cost of America's Gambling Addiction
Written by Sam Skolnik


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: July 5, 2011
Price: $25.95

America is becoming hooked on gambling. From the millions of dens and dorm rooms lit by online poker games to the neighborhoods transformed by new casinos and slot machine parlors, legalized gambling has become an integral part of our lives.

With a singular blend of investigative journalism and poignant narratives of... Read more >
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High Stakes

Written by Sam Skolnik


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 5, 2011
Price: $25.95

America is becoming hooked on gambling. From the millions of dens and dorm rooms lit by online poker games to the neighborhoods transformed by new casinos and slot machine parlors, legalized gambling has become an integral part of our lives.

With a singular blend of investigative journalism and poignant narratives of... Read more >
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The Wizard of Odds
How Jack Molinas Almost Destroyed the Game of Basketball
Written by Charley Rosen


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

In The Wizard of Odds, renowned and best-selling basketball writer Charley Rosen brings us for the first time the full life story of Jack Molinas, one of the greatest basketball players of his era, a man whose gambling addiction and hubris caused his ultimate demise. Drawing on numerous, previously unavailable first-person... Read more >
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Lay the Favorite
Lay the Favorite
Written by Beth Raymer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588369857
Our Price: $11.99
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Lay the Favorite
A Memoir of Gambling
Written by Beth Raymer


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: June 22, 2010
Price: $11.99

“Beth Raymer’s crackling, hilarious memoir ricochets through the gambling underworld in Las Vegas, and is peopled with all manner of lovable wack-jobs, none of whom is quite as wacky—or lovable—as Raymer herself.”—Marie Claire
 
Beth Raymer waited tables at a dive in Las Vegas until a customer sent her to see... Read more >
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Lay the Favorite
Lay the Favorite
Written by Beth Raymer, Read by Phoebe Zimmermann
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307736369
Our Price: $17.50

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Lay the Favorite
A Memoir of Gambling
Written by Beth Raymer
Read by Phoebe Zimmermann


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: June 22, 2010
Price: $17.50

An eye-popping and hilarious joyride through the underworld of sports betting
 
Beth Raymer arrived in Las Vegas in 2001, hoping to land a job as a cocktail waitress at one of the big casinos. In the meantime, she lived in a $17-a-night motel with her dog, Otis, and waited tables at a... Read more >
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Casino Confidential
Casino Confidential
Written by Anonymous
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594741951
Our Price: $15.95
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Casino Confidential

Written by Anonymous


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: December 1, 2007
Price: $15.95

In Casino Confidential, a veteran pit boss and dealer (who must remain anonymous) takes readers behind the scenes to show where casinos are most vulnerable—and which bets are simply a waste of money. Through chapters on blackjack, Texas hold ’em, roulette, craps, baccarat, slot machines, and more, readers will learn:
 
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Running the Table
Running the Table
Written by L. Jon Wertheim, Read by Robert Forster
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739357194
Our Price: $14.98

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Running the Table
The Legend of Kid Delicious, The Last Great American Pool Hustler
Written by L. Jon Wertheim
Read by Robert Forster


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 2, 2007
Price: $14.98

In many sports, the pinnacle is Wheaties-box fame and notoriety. But in the world of pool, notoriety is the last thing a hustler desires. Such is the dilemma that faces Danny Basavich, an affable, generously proportioned Jewish kid from Jersey, who flounders through high school until he discovers the one thing... Read more >
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