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Product Description: What's in this book? Some fiction, some flotsam, some dances with words, heart-stopping anagrams, found objects galore, things I’ve said about dogs, a punctuation puzzle, some gutted clichés, twitter tales, sad tales (at least one), true facts and bar facts, hilarious headlines (wait, you’ll see), wisdomettes, a whiff of poker, names needing rock bands, a noun fight, a museum of lies, a war of random words, a bit of wizardry, plus bad ideas for children, some new dirty words, a brief interlude where writing in the passive voice is done and much more, all in fewer pages than you might expect...read more

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9781523483587 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 8, 2016, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: What's in this book?

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Product Description:   Giving Voice to Profound Disability is devoted to exploring the lives of people with profound and multiple learning difficulties and disabilities, and brings together the voices of those best placed to speak about the rewards and challenges of living with, supporting and teaching this group of vulnerable and dependent people – including parents, carers and teachers...read more

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9780415731621 | Routledge, June 30, 2015, cover price $155.00 | About this edition:   Giving Voice to Profound Disability is devoted to exploring the lives of people with profound and multiple learning difficulties and disabilities, and brings together the voices of those best placed to speak about the rewards and challenges of living with, supporting and teaching this group of vulnerable and dependent people – including parents, carers and teachers.

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9780415731638 | Routledge, July 10, 2015, cover price $53.95 | About this edition:   Giving Voice to Profound Disability is devoted to exploring the lives of people with profound and multiple learning difficulties and disabilities, and brings together the voices of those best placed to speak about the rewards and challenges of living with, supporting and teaching this group of vulnerable and dependent people – including parents, carers and teachers.

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Product Description: WHEN YOU’RE ALEXANDER POOLE, EVERYONE’S YOUR TEACHER A skeevy stereo salesman, master of the bait and switch. A flaky folk singer and his dog that reads Tolkien. A drug dealer loan shark with a passion for trees. A ballsy townie chick who turns you on to Springsteen...read more

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9781500222093 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 4, 2014, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: WHEN YOU’RE ALEXANDER POOLE, EVERYONE’S YOUR TEACHER A skeevy stereo salesman, master of the bait and switch.

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Product Description: Life is a problem -- a problem you can solve! All you need are some simple, insightful ways of looking at yourself and your world, plus frank, straightforward tools for developing your philosophy, addressing your feelings and clarifying your goals...read more

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9781505603156 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 28, 2014, cover price $7.23 | About this edition: Life is a problem -- a problem you can solve!

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Product Description: Life is a problem? Sure, sometimes. But guess what? Life is a problem you can solve! All you need are some simple, insightful ways of looking at yourself, your world, your philosophy, your feelings and goals. Using the same plain-spoken, exercise-driven approach of his many successful writing books, including The Comic Toolbox and Creativity Rules! John Vorhaus gives you no magic, no mystic wisdom, just practical methods for advancing your self-awareness, acquiring self-acceptance and closing the gap between the person you are and the person you want to be...read more

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9781497494527 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 14, 2014, cover price $7.50 | About this edition: Life is a problem?

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Product Description: "Vorhaus keeps things moving briskly, and Elmore Leonard and Carl Hiaasen fans should be pleased."—Publishers WeeklyAfter pulling world-class cons in California and New Mexico, Radar Hoverlander and his crew, including girlfriend and grift artist Allie Quinn and their hapless buddy Vic Mirplo, are back in action, this time in Austin...read more

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9781938849077 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, June 11, 2013, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: "Vorhaus keeps things moving briskly, and Elmore Leonard and Carl Hiaasen fans should be pleased.

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Product Description: Ask the great poker players how they'd play a hand and the answer is always, "It depends." That answer can be infuriating. But guess what? It really does depend. The key to becoming a great poker player is in knowing exactly what it depends on...read more

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9781935396321, titled "Decide to Play Great Poker: A Strategy Guide to No-Limit Texas Hold 'Em" | Huntington Pr, June 6, 2011, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Ask the great poker players how they'd play a hand and the answer is always, "It depends.
9780201538892, titled "Probability and Statistics for Math Ic" | Addison-Wesley, January 1, 1990, cover price $22.33 | also contains Probability and Statistics for Math Ic

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Product Description: What do the Merlin Game, the Penny Skim, the Doolally Snadoodle, and the Afterparty Snuke have in common? They're all the work of world-class con artist and master bafflegabber Radar Hoverlander. Radar's been "on the snuke" since childhood, but he's still looking for his California Roll, the one big scam that'll set him up in sushi for life...read more

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9781400146499 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, March 29, 2010), cover price $69.99 | About this edition: What do the Merlin Game, the Penny Skim, the Doolally Snadoodle, and the Afterparty Snuke have in common?

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Product Description: Meet Radar Hoverlander, a witty, gifted con artist with the mind of David Mamet, the voice of Tom Robbins, and the morals of a sailor on shore leave.  What do the Merlin Game, the Penny Skim, the Doolally Snadoodle, and the Afterparty Snuke have in common? They’re all the work of world-class con artist and master bafflegabber Radar Hoverlander...read more

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9780307463173 | Crown Pub, March 16, 2010, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Meet Radar Hoverlander, a witty, gifted con artist with the mind of David Mamet, the voice of Tom Robbins, and the morals of a sailor on shore leave.

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Product Description: Meet Radar Hoverlander, a witty, gifted con artist with the mind of David Mamet, the voice of Tom Robbins, and the morals of a sailor on shore leave.  What do the Merlin Game, the Penny Skim, the Doolally Snadoodle, and the Afterparty Snuke have in common? They’re all the work of world-class con artist and master bafflegabber Radar Hoverlander...read more

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9780307463180 | Broadway Books, February 1, 2011, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Meet Radar Hoverlander, a witty, gifted con artist with the mind of David Mamet, the voice of Tom Robbins, and the morals of a sailor on shore leave.

Miscellaneous:

9780307463197 | Crown Pub, March 16, 2010, cover price $23.00

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9781400116492 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, March 29, 2010), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: What do the Merlin Game, the Penny Skim, the Doolally Snadoodle, and the Afterparty Snuke have in common?
9781400166497 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, March 29, 2010), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: What do the Merlin Game, the Penny Skim, the Doolally Snadoodle, and the Afterparty Snuke have in common?

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Product Description: Not only has Hal Harris never been particularly close to his brother Guy - in fact, he hasn't seen him in years. So when he gets a phone call from Guy, pleading with him to meet him in Vegas, Hal's got a bad feeling...But he never imagines his whole life is about to change when professional gambler Guy takes poker novice Hal into the bright lights of a big city...read more

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9780786019946 | Pinnacle Books, September 1, 2008, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Not only has Hal Harris never been particularly close to his brother Guy - in fact, he hasn't seen him in years.

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Product Description: Think Short--Win Big! Think about it: many poker games eventually become shorthanded because of nature's #1 rule?survival of the fittest. And the pros know that shorthanded games give prepared players the opportunity to quickly take down the money, because most opponents wind up making crucial, costly, and easily exploitable mistakes...read more

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9780818407222 | Lyle Stuart, October 1, 2007, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Think Short--Win Big!

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Product Description: Covering the mathematical concepts behind every hand of poker, this title is a bona fide bible for e....
By Tony Guerrera and John Vorhaus (foreword by)

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9780818407147 | Lyle Stuart, January 1, 2007, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Covering the mathematical concepts behind every hand of poker, this title is a bona fide bible for e.

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Product Description: • Understand and exploit the patterns, tendencies, and weaknesses of online players • Play winning strategies that are not possible in real-world games • Beat the unique sit-and-go tournament • Vanquish foes in heads-up play • Recognize the pitfalls of online cash games • Navigate and dominate full-field online tournaments The online game these days is both easier and harder to beat, and with Killer Poker Online/2, you'll learn the latest strategies to bring home the cash...read more
By John Vorhaus and Wil Wheaton (foreword by)

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9780818406614 | Lyle Stuart, September 30, 2006, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: • Understand and exploit the patterns, tendencies, and weaknesses of online players • Play winning strategies that are not possible in real-world games • Beat the unique sit-and-go tournament • Vanquish foes in heads-up play • Recognize the pitfalls of online cash games • Navigate and dominate full-field online tournaments The online game these days is both easier and harder to beat, and with Killer Poker Online/2, you'll learn the latest strategies to bring home the cash.

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Product Description: Here is the ice-breaker to end all ice-breakers, a zany party-starter for sophisticated fun at gatherings where every guest is a close friend. The color-illustrated book explains strip poker's rules, illustrates winning hands, and offers tips and advice on what to wear before sitting down to play, how to persuade friends to play, and how to keep cool when all you're finally wearing is your poker face...read more

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9780764178429 | Barrons Educational Series Inc, August 1, 2005, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Here is the ice-breaker to end all ice-breakers, a zany party-starter for sophisticated fun at gatherings where every guest is a close friend.

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A readable, informative introduction to the fundamental rules, attitude, and strategies of winning poker shares insider secrets on the various types of poker--including Five-Card Draw, Seven-Card Stud, and more--and offers advice on how to master basic strategy, avoid common mistakes, set up the rules to create a good game, and understand one's opponents. Original. 25,000 first printing.

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9780312334925 | Griffin, August 30, 2004, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A readable, informative introduction to the fundamental rules, attitude, and strategies of winning poker shares insider secrets on the various types of poker--including Five-Card Draw, Seven-Card Stud, and more--and offers advice on how to master basic strategy, avoid common mistakes, set up the rules to create a good game, and understand one's opponents.

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Discusses strategies and tactics for Texas hold 'em, the most popular form of poker in casinos and tournaments.
By Annie Duke (foreword by) and John Vorhaus

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9780818406416 | Lyle Stuart, August 1, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Discusses strategies and tactics for Texas hold 'em, the most popular form of poker in casinos and tournaments.

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Product Description: Book may have moderate creases & wear from reading. Item qualifies for FREE Shipping & Amazon Prime Programs. You will also get 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed & Package Tracking, with Great !24/7 Customer Service! (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780818406317 | Lyle Stuart, August 1, 2003, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Book may have moderate creases & wear from reading.

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Product Description: A leading journalist and poker columnist shows players how to dominate the game and crush opponents--"The Art of War" for poker players from the master of the card deck. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780070535701, titled "Communications Receivers: Principles and Design" | McGraw-Hill, January 1, 1988, cover price $69.00 | also contains Communications Receivers: Principles and Design | About this edition: For professional-level information, this classic work has long been considered the definitive guide to both theory and design of all types of communications receivers including shortwave, military, broadcast, and direction-finding.

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9780818406300 | Lyle Stuart, November 1, 2002, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A leading journalist and poker columnist shows players how to dominate the game and crush opponents--"The Art of War" for poker players from the master of the card deck.

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Product Description: There is a gap between the writers we are and the writers we want to be. This book helps to close that gap with a lively examination of the creative process and an engaging set of exercises designed to shake you free of the doldrums and quickly plunge you into the act of writing...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781879505506 | Workbook edition (Silman-James Pr, February 1, 2000), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: There is a gap between the writers we are and the writers we want to be.

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Product Description: A workbook approach to comedy writing as creative problem-solving. It offers tools of the trade such as Clash of Context, Tension and Release, The Law of Comic Opposites, The Wildly Inappropriate Response, and The Myth of the Last Great Idea to writers, comics, and anyone else who wants to be funny...read more

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9781879505216 | Silman-James Pr, July 1, 1994, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A workbook approach to comedy writing as creative problem-solving.

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