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THE COUNT

eBook (PDF), 432 Pages
(7 Ratings)
Price: $14.99
Inspired by a true story, Jim Austin is a professional card counter that takes on the casinos in the game of blackjack. Haunted by his own inner demons, the gambler strives to make it to the top of his profession, ultimately in hopes of playing on the international circuit. Follow his adventures as his rise from the lowest level of play graduates to its highest form complete with all the changes brought about by his abilities and the unknown forces that influence his life. Once he steps up into the big leagues of Las Vegas the professional card counter is approached by powers to be that manipulate him through his own ego and self delusion. As different characters, each with their own agenda, make their respective moves, Jim finds himself caught in the middle of a grand scheme involving organized crime, drug sales, money laundering, and the reality of his diminutive valued life being on the line.
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5 People Reviewed This Product
  • By doubledrew22
    Jun 22, 2010
    This is a masterful story weaving between Vietnam and Vegas. The plots are exciting suprising. At times I could not put the book down. I shed a tear at the end. Andrew Young
  • By ncashio
    Mar 15, 2010
    I REALLY LIKED THIS BOOK. I COULD ENVISION THE CHARACTERS AND FELT LIKE I WAS IN THE STORY. I LIKED THE WRITING STYLE. IT WAS RECOMMENDED TO ME AND I RECOMMEND IT AS WELL. NICHOLAS SOUTHALL
  • By Michael Crowe
    Mar 15, 2010
    GREAT BOOK! I READ IT NON-STOP AND AM READING IT AGAIN. I HAD WONDERED WHAT IT WAS LIKE TO BE A CARD COUNTER. NOW I KNOW. IT IS EXCITING AND VERY INTERESTING. I TOOK THE TIME TO COME BACK AND WRITE A REVIEW BCAUSE I LIKED IT SO MUCH.
  • By Michael Cash
    Mar 15, 2010
    Excellent book. I loved the ending and enjoyed the many suprises during the story. I would seriously rate this book as one of the best I have ever read. I am recommending it to all my friends.
  • By dwaynescott10
    Mar 1, 2010
    GREAT BOOK,SINCE I AM A VIETNAM VETERAN WITH A BROTHER WHO IS ALSO A MARINE VIETNAM VETERAN SOME OF THIS I FIND TO BE VERY BELIEVABLE.I ALSO KNOW OF A FEW CARD COUNTERS AND GETTING THE TWO TO MESH IN A STORY REALLY WORKS.
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Product Details

Edition
First Edition
Published
May 5, 2010
Language
English
Pages
432
File Format
PDF
File Size
1.19 MB

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