King of a Small World: A Poker Novel
NY, Arcade Publishing, Inc. 1995, 1st Edition, 1st Printing. (ISBN: 1-55970-731-3). Trade Paperback, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First paperback edition with complete number line at copyright page. Pages clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Covers clean, colors bright, spine and extremities with minor wear. Private card games in the Maryland-Washington, D.C. area as well as the big casinos of Las Vegas and Atlantic City provide the setting for this unsentimental evocation of the arcane world of professional poker. Self-assured narrator and ace card-player "Pinocchio" Joe Moore is forced to rethink his values and his destiny when, in short order, he starts a new romance, gets a high-paying job as a dealer and learns he will soon be a father, by way of his old girlfriend. Known as the best poker stud in Maryland, Moore juggles changing responsibilities and complex relationships-based on friendship, family, love and money-to make a life for his new, nontraditional family while staying true to the best parts of himself [Publishers Weekly]. Media Mail, Priority & most international shipping include free tracking information. Every book listed is located in my smoke free and climate controlled shop. All are inspected by me and will have qualities and/or flaws described. Near Fine.
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Keywords: Fiction, Action and Adventure 1559707313