Description (from amazon.com) An updated, down-to-earth handbook on how to play and legitimately win at casino blackjack. Contains an extensive chapter on correct basic strategy, multiple color-coded strategy charts and clear explanations of why consistently misplayed hands should be played a certain way. Offers the simple Rule of 9 for recognizing which soft hands to double down with. Graphic illustrations dispel prevalent blackjack myths which typical players steadfastly believe in. 2017 updates include a color-coded mini-chart for tweaking close hands according to Babies vs. Tens on board — along with evaluations of the dealer hitting soft 17, why to hit your soft 18, splitting F’s, 6-to-5 blackjack and a brief analytical look at blackjack side-bets. Three different card counting systems are presented from recreational level to professional. Showcases the KISS Count; an easy-to-use, upgradable system for gaining the upper hand in today’s modern games. Color-coded index plays, True Fudging tips and the Nifty 15 Camouflage plays accompany the KISS package. Also describes profitable, outside-the-box maneuvers for the common player; such as Profiting from Other Players Hands and Reacting to High Card/Low Card layouts. Contains over 40 informative charts and 60 hand illustrations. 225 pages.
Description (from amazon.com) Earn comps and avoid big losses Bet wisely, beat the house, and bring home the bucks! Crazy about casinos, but worried about losing your shirt? Relax! This hands-on guide is filled with insider secrets and tips for maximizing winnings and minimizing losses in the most popular casino games –blackjack, poker, craps, roulette, slots, and more. You get the scoop on everything from game rules and jargon to making the best bets (and knowing when to quit). Discover how to * Understand the odds * Develop winning strategies * Avoid gimmicks and bad bets * Manage your money effectively * Gamble on the Internet * Deal with the IRS