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Deadman"s Poker

James Swain

Deadman"s Poker

by James Swain

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Published by BBC Audiobooks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/Suspense & Thriller

  • Edition Notes

    Sound Library

    ContributionsAlan Sklar (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7811992M
    ISBN 100792740599
    ISBN 109780792740599

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    Although Deadman would eventually catch his murderer, who'd killed him as part of an elaborate initiation ritual to join an elite group of assassins, he continued to use his abilities to help people in the mortal world. While the majority of Earth's heroes don't know about Brand's existence as Deadman, there are a select few who do.   The dead man’s hand is also quite popular in logos, insignias, and tattoo designs. For instance, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department uses the hand in its Homicide Division insignia. There you have it, a brief history of the dead man’s hand .

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The main plot ends right in the middle of the damned story and the next book in the series, Deadman's Bluff, picks up right where this one left off.

There's absolutely no indication on the cover that this novel is part of a two-book series and that the reader will be left hanging until the second book /5(61). In Deadman's Poker, Swain gives us yet again another terrific thriller about Tony Valentine, gambling, cheaters, and more. In fact, Swain gives us his most ambitious effort yet with a plot line spanning two novels (Deadman's Poker and Deadman's Deadmans Poker book.

However, While the entire plot does not play out in this book, readers are not left on a cliffhanger and reading this book alone can be satisfying/5. There's no dead money on Jim Swain's latest pair of books in his Tony Valentine series.

Deadman's Poker, followed by Deadman's Bluff, is a one-two made hand yarn of scams, intrigue, humor and emotion this reader has come to love in Swain's novels/5.

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But though Tony has never met a scam he couldn’t crack, his son and partner, Gerry, has just walked into one with a body count. Deadman's Poker. Tony Valentine is an expert at spotting cheats. He’s tossed them out of gambling casinos from Atlantic City to Las Vegas and Monaco.

But though Tony has never met a scam he couldn’t crack, his son and partner, Gerry, has just walked into one with a body count. The dead man’s hand is a slang term used in poker for a two Deadmans Poker book of black aces and black eights, although its meaning has changed over story goes that lawman and gambler “Wild Bill.

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The makeup of poker's dead man's hand has varied through the years. Currently, it is described as a two-pair poker hand consisting of the black aces and black eights. The pair of aces and eights, along with an unknown hole card, were reportedly held by Old West folk hero, lawman, and gunfighter Wild Bill Hickok when he was murdered while playing a game.

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Deadman's Poker by James Swain,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. A blind poker player named Skip DeMarco is scamming the world's largest poker tournament in Las Vegas, and cheating expert Tony Valentine and his son, Gerry, have been hired to find out how.

DeMarco is tied to some dangerously desperate characters who will go to extremes - even cold-blooded murder - to ensure that the obnoxious DeMarco wins big.

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There are various superstitions and myths associated with the game which have been followed in the game and also find its reference in the general walks of life. One such myth is the Dead man’s hand. A dead man’s hand is considered as a bad omen in poker games.