“Wild Burning Wins” by Steve Almond is one of the newer poker books on the market. It has been out of print for some time, but is gaining popularity as each day passes. This is an easy to read book with lots of good information on how to play and win at the game. You’ll learn the basics of card counting, which is a big part of winning at poker. You’ll learn when to fold and when to stay in a hand. The short term strategies you need to use in every type of poker game are discussed in detail.
This is a very good book for any poker player who wants to get a grasp of the game and start learning how to read cards and figures. It’s not a big deal for those who have been playing for a while and already know what they’re doing. But if you’ve never been exposed to the odds, or the way in which some of the more successful players do things, then you may be missing out. This book can teach you all you need to know about the odds and how to use them to your advantage.
You’ll need to know the basic rules of the game to understand this book. There are three parts to it. The first section explains what makes up the game of poker. Then you’ll get some sample games and how to analyze the situations presented. Finally there is a short section covering the betting strategy you’ll need to win. All the information is laid out neatly in an easy to read format, so even the beginner will be able to follow it.
One of the things that surprises new players is that there are a lot of bluffing and trapping techniques in this book. There are even a few bluffing systems devised by the author himself. It’s interesting to read about the different approaches he uses. The strategies he presents are ones you’d expect to see in a casino games, but they are also very unique and fresh. You’ll have to be willing to read through some poker books to find out what he is talking about.
The strategies presented are very simple and easy to apply. Once you’ve read through a couple of Wild Burning Wins: 5 lines to conquer any casino game, you’ll wonder why you didn’t think of them before. As you learn new tricks, you can use them in other situations as well to help you improve your game and win more often. It can be a very useful guide for anyone who wants to improve their odds of winning.
The book has helped me win some games and lost some games, but overall, I feel I have been successful. Maybe luck has something to do with it, or maybe I’m a better player than I thought. Who knows? There is one thing for sure. I’m now a better player because I kept reading Wild Burning Wins: 5 lines to conquer any casino game.