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The Poker Mindset: Essential Attitudes for Poker Success

3.94  ·  Rating Details ·  213 Ratings  ·  14 Reviews
What "secret" separates top poker players from poker wannabes?

Is it zen-like mind-reading skills, a computer-like brain or thousands of hours of play? No. It is a series of established approaches and behaviors that enables these experts to bring their "A" game to the table session after session, regardless of short-term results.

In this groundbreaking book, Taylor and Hilge
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Kindle Edition, 280 pages
Published March 1st 2007 by Dimat Enterprises, Inc.
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Jefferson
The Poker Mindset is the most repetitive book I have ever read. Ever.

Let’s Summarize: I have read The Poker Mindset. It was repetitive. I have read many other books. Some of those books were also repetitive. Of all of those repetitive books, this book, The Poker Mindset, is the most repetitive of them all.

In Conclusion, The Poker Mindset is a book. It is a book I have read. It was repetitive. It was a very, very repetitive book, that I have read. Of all the books I have ever read, this book was
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Carlos Reyes
Feb 29, 2016 Carlos Reyes rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Este es un libro imprescindible para cualquier persona que quiera saber verdaderamente como es el mundo del poker. Más allá de estrategias, probabilidades, estadísticas, odds, bad beats, entre otras muchas cosas que tiene que dominar un jugador de poker, está la psicología de los jugadores, este libro trata este tema de una manera espectacular. Lo recomiendo.
Andre Almeida
Jun 29, 2015 Andre Almeida rated it it was amazing
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The book title speaks for itself. It's spot on
Babak Jalilian
An interesting approach to poker and life!
Sofía Vergara Leython
me gustaria leer este libro
Tony
Jan 01, 2008 Tony rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: anyone who wants to get beyond the mechanics of playing poker
Shelves: poker
Early in the book, Ian says that if you need to learn about pot odds and when to bluff, this isn't the first book you should read, but if you want to learn how to steel yourself from the ups and downs of that come with a game where luck plays a huge part, you need to read this book. I've read few of standard poker books, Harrington and Theory of Poker, and worked my way through a number of forums online, but none of them cover the ground that Ian does.

If you want to know why this is an important
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Scott
Apr 30, 2012 Scott rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Excellent book focusing on the precursors of success rather than the technical aspects of poker play. A lot of the ideas cross over into other areas of life and give good guidance for those who wish to excel in any area.
Eugene Tung
Jan 02, 2013 Eugene Tung rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
If u wanna be a professional poker player, u needa read this book to learn the essential attitudes and correct mindsets needed to play this game for a living.
Jay Li
Jun 21, 2013 Jay Li rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
A good book but very repetitive. Read the first chapter and you can move on.

Play for long-term, focus on making the right decision.
Tuomas
Dec 10, 2013 Tuomas rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
3.5 stars. Nothing wrong with the information given, but this was maybe a bit repetitive and dull read.
Tim
Feb 25, 2012 Tim rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Reviewed for Card Player.
Raphael Clayette
Feb 09, 2014 Raphael Clayette rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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A must read for psychology of poker.
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