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Daniel Negreanu is a Canadian professional poker player who has won six World Series of Poker bracelets and two World Poker Tour championship titles.
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The Coddling of the American Mind book cover
The Coddling of the American Mind
How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure
Greg Lukianoff - 2019-08-20 (first published in 2018)
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A finalist for the 2018 National Book Critics Circle Award in Nonfiction A New York Times Notable BookBloomberg Best Book of 2018The New York Times bestseller!Something has been going wrong on many college campuses in the last few years. Speakers are shouted down. Students and professors say they are walking on eggshells and are afraid to speak hon...
Daniel Negreanu
2022-04-05T18:49:56.000Z
@JazzHandMeDowns @jay_schiavone Have you read Coddling of the American Mind? Excellent book on how, through good intentions we hurt our children by not allowing them fail and learn from it, among other things.      source
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Life's a Gamble
Mike Sexton - 2016-07-07
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Mike Sexton is a legend in the poker world. In a life spanning over four decades as a poker professional, Mike has excelled both on the felt and on the business side of poker. He is a World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet winner, helped create PartyPoker in 2001 and was a key player in an event that changed the poker world forever the launch of the...
Daniel Negreanu
2020-09-07T16:41:59.000Z
If you haven’t read it yet, pick up a copy. One of the most enjoyable reads I’ve ever had, full of great gambling stories throughout. I read the entire book in one sitting and I just never do that but it was so good!      source
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Positively Fifth Street
Murderers, Cheetahs, and Binion's World Series of Poker
James McManus - 2004-03-01 (first published in 2003)
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In the spring of 2000, Harper's Magazine sent James McManus to Las Vegas to cover the World Series of Poker, in particular the progress of women in the $23 million event, and the murder of Ted Binion, the tournament's prodigal host, purportedly done in by a stripper and her boyfriend. But when McManus arrives, the lure of the tables compels him to ...
Daniel Negreanu
2012-11-08T18:20:53.000Z
“@Dom_Chez: @RealKidPoker favorite poker book(s)?” Positively Fifth Street, The Big Deal, and The Biggest Game in Town #oldschool      source
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The Biggest Game in Town
Al Alvarez - 2003-02-28 (first published in 1983)
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Takes us inside the World Poker Tour and captures the skewed psyches and peculiar rites of professional poker players who descend every year for the World Series of Poker....
Daniel Negreanu
2012-11-08T18:20:53.000Z
“@Dom_Chez: @RealKidPoker favorite poker book(s)?” Positively Fifth Street, The Big Deal, and The Biggest Game in Town #oldschool      source
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Big Deal
One Year as a Professional Poker Player
Anthony Holden - 2002-01-01 (first published in 1990)
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The story of a year spent by biographer Anthony Holden in the tough world of the professional poker player. He spent days and nights in the poker paradise of Las Vegas, in Malta and Morocco, even shipboard, mingling with the legendary greats, sharpening his game, perfecting his repartee, and learning a great deal about himself in the process. Poker...
Daniel Negreanu
2012-11-08T18:20:53.000Z
“@Dom_Chez: @RealKidPoker favorite poker book(s)?” Positively Fifth Street, The Big Deal, and The Biggest Game in Town #oldschool      source
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The Four Agreements
A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
Don Miguel Ruiz - 2018-07-10 (first published in 1997)
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In The Four Agreements, bestselling author don Miguel Ruiz reveals the source of self-limiting beliefs that rob us of joy and create needless suffering. Based on ancient Toltec wisdom, The Four Agreements offer a powerful code of conduct that can rapidly transform our lives to a new experience of freedom, true happiness, and love.   A New York Time...
Daniel Negreanu
It’s the simplicity that makes the book so powerful. Anytime I have a friend who wants to embark on the journey of introspection, that’s always where I start.      source