Reviews

  • "Riveting . . . [Mezrich has] become a master at delivering fast-paced, tightly structured narratives that keep readers engaged every step of the way. . . Most impressive . . . What [Mezrich has] done, beautifully, is craft a riveting story about kids with excess brainpower taking on casinos with excess money. He has penned a gripping true-life adventure that will keep you reading well past your bedtime"

    Boston Globe
  • "A very enjoyable read that makes you feel like you're right there in Vegas playing along. Semyon's story is a fascinating, true life adventure"

    Kevin Spacey
  • "Very stylish and captivating. . . Mezrich brilliantly captures the tension and excitement. . . A must read at all costs"

    Daily Mirror
  • "Glamorous, exciting and true, it's a tale to send the Oceans Eleven back to bussing tables for tips"

    Arena
  • "It's fast paced and believable, but does it really tell you how to win at blackjack? To find out, you'll have to buy the book, a small price to pay for the thousands you could make"

    Daily Express