With an estimated 50 million poker players in the US and 100 million worldwide, and the immense popularity of internet poker, this new and fully updated edition is perfectly timed. It offers all the features that made the previous edition so popular - plenty of illustrations, lots of background info, a full glossary and advice on topics like etiquette and addiction. It not only gives the unique perspective of a former dealer but the new edition also feature significantly more coverage of internet poker, and more useful strategies such as how to bluff properly, and what your body language says about your hand.
Belinda Levez is a former Betting Shop Manager whose first book, Teach Yourself Successful Gambling, was published in 1995. Its success was followed by a series of Teach Yourself books about gambling. She is also the editor of the online magazines How to Win and Casinonet.