Poker Games and Popular Books on Them


Online poker games are fun! Aren’t they? It is easy to learn them, but it takes lots of time to master them.

The biggest roadblock you face during your play is that not just you have to come up with a strategy when it comes to the cards you are dealt with but you also have to deal with the human aspect of the game.

You have to face some real human poker opponents who are also smart and have their own tactics and judgment when it comes to playing the game with bluffs and counter-bluffs, tell and other means to confuse you.

There is always a few help available for all the poker beginners and even if you are not a beginner there are certain really great poker books out there which everybody who loves to play poker should read, if not to play the game better then at least to increase their knowledge span.

10 popular books on poker:

The Full Tilt Poker Strategy Guide by Michael Craig (2007)

Kill Phil by Blair Rodman and Lee Nelson (2005)

Any Title by Lou Krieger

Elements of Poker by Tommy Angelo (2007)Little Green Book by Phil Gordon (2009)

The Psychology of Poker by Dr. Alan N. Schoonmaker (2000)

The Mathematics of Poker by Bill Chen and Jerrod Ankenman (2006)

The Mental Game of Poker: Proven Strategies for Improving Tilt Control, Confidence, Motivation, Coping with Variance, and More by Jared Tendler and Barry Carter (2011)

The Making of a Poker Player by Matt Matros

Zen and the Art of Poker by Larry W. Phillips (1999)

A few more popular books

Every Hand Revealed by Gus Hansen (2008)

The Body Language of Poker (a.k.a. The Book of Tells) by Mike Caro (1994 Edition)

Poker Essays by Mason Malmuth (1996)

Winning Poker Systems by Norman Zadah (1973)

Hold’em Poker for Advanced Players by Mason Malmuth (1993 Edition)

Winning Low Limit Hold’em by Lee Jones (1994)

Hold’em Poker by David Sklansky (1976)

Harrington on Hold’em, by Dan Harrington (2006)

Super/System: A Course in Power Poker by Doyle Brunson (1978)

The Theory of Poker by David Sklansky (1994 Edition)

These books will surely help you to get the best knowledge of all the poker games that you are interested in!

Happy playing!