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Talkin about Poker: Straight Talk for Parents and Their Players Loren Ackerman

Talkin about Poker: Straight Talk for Parents and Their Players

Loren Ackerman

Published January 20th 2006
ISBN : 9780977168545
Hardcover
88 pages
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 About the Book 

Kids are playing poker. Talkin About Poker is the first book written to help parents educate themselves about poker,communicate with their young poker players, and determine if they are playing in a healthy way. It describes addiction and compulsiveMoreKids are playing poker. Talkin About Poker is the first book written to help parents educate themselves about poker,communicate with their young poker players, and determine if they are playing in a healthy way. It describes addiction and compulsive gambling behaviors and provides valuable suggestions on ways to help college and high school kids avoid the pitfalls of online gambling. Each chapter includes straight talk and tips from Chris Ackerman, a young professional poker player. Talkin About Poker also offers answers to these questions: 1. What is Texas Holdem? 2. How do you play and bet? 3. Is it legal for my child to play poker? 4. Can my child become addicted to poker playing? 5. What kind of professional help is available for young gamblers? 6. Can poker really be played as a recreational sport?