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A Study in Silver

David Silver

This is a second collection of humorous bridge stories from the author of Tales out of School. This time Silver turns his satirical eye on the classics of film and literature: Sherlock Holmes, Moby Dick, and even Dracula cannot escape involvement in Professor Silver's adventures. As always, a wide selection of fascinating bridge hands makes the sto...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $12.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $9.95

ISBN: 978-0-969846-15-4


Bridge in the Menagerie

Victor Mollo

Victor Mollo’s Bridge in the Menagerie is on any list of the all-time top ten books on the game. The stories it contains, originally published in Bridge Magazine and The Bridge World, found a world-wide audience in book form. Everyone can relate to the characters (the Hideous Hog, the Rueful Rabbit, Oscar the Owl, and the rest), the bridge hands ...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $19.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $19.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £13.95

ISBN: 978-1-897106-95-2


Bridge on a Shoestring

Michael Schoenborn

A fictionalized account of growing up as a bridge player in Toronto in the 1960s and 1970s, based closely on the author’s own experiences.  Great characters, great stories, great bridge hands – what more could you want?...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $21.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $19.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £13.95

ISBN: 978-1-77140-012-1


Bridge the Silver Way

David Silver & Tim Bourke

This new collection of David Silver's humorous bridge stories will be welcomed by his many fans around the world. This time with the assistance of Australian bridge hand connoisseur and collector Tim Bourke, the redoubtable Professor Silver again ventures into the realms of literary parody. Astute readers will recognize versions of the works of Hem...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $19.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $14.95

ISBN: 978-1-894154-16-1


Classic Kantar: A Collection of Bridge Humor

Eddie Kantar

Eddie Kantar is not only one of today's best bridge writers, he's also one of the funniest. His two previous collections, Bridge Humor and The Best of Eddie Kantar, have been out of print for some years, and are still much sought after. For Classic Kantar, Eddie has selected the very best stories from the two previous books, and has added many new ...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $19.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $17.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £10.95

ISBN: 978-1-894154-14-7


Diamonds Are the Hog's Best Friend

Victor Mollo

Just about every bridge player over forty has read Victor Mollo’s Bridge in the Menagerie, a book that is on any list of the all-time top ten on the game. Towards the end of his life, Mollo continued to write stories about the same well-loved characters (the Hideous Hog, the Rueful Rabbit, Oscar the Owl, and the rest), but they appeared in variou...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $19.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $19.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £13.95

ISBN: 978-1-897106-96-9


Go Ahead, Laugh!

Jude Goodwin

Jude Goodwin's Table Talk cartoons have been appearing for more than 30 years in the American Contract Bridge League's Bulletin. They capture life the way it really is at the bridge table, whether you play in tournaments or with your family in the kitchen. Flip through the pages, and you'll see familiar situations, partners and opponents. And Jude ...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $19.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $17.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £11.95

ISBN: 978-1-897106-16-7


How to Play Bridge With Your Spouse... And Survive!

Roselyn Teukolsky

Even social bridge can be like a roller coaster, where partners rocket up and down together from euphoria to 'you idiot' - while club and tournament bridge are worse still. Indeed, when a married couple play bridge together, they tend to drag the marriage along with them - for better or worse. For the answer to the social dilemma of how to survive ...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $19.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $17.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £11.95

ISBN: 978-1-894154-50-5


Human Bridge Errors

Danny Kleinman & Nick Straguzzi

Chthonic, the irascible bridge-playing computer, is back! This time, he's attempting to teach humans a little about the game of bridge — not in order to turn them into competent players, as he knows that is impossible. But he thinks he may be able to get the reader to the point where his cell phone won't laugh at him behind his back every tim...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $22.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $19.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £12.95

ISBN: 978-1-897106-27-3


North of the Master Solvers' Club

Frank Vine

Vine's trenchant commentaries on the game, often thinly disguised as fiction, appeared regularly in The Bridge World and other magazines in the 1970s and 1980s. A small collection of his work was published previously, but has long been out of print. Readers who are familiar with Vine's writings will be delighted to see them once more available, thi...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $19.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $18.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £11.50

ISBN: 978-1-897106-40-2


Out of Hand... And Off the Fairway

Bill Buttle

Canadian cartoonist Bill Buttle is well-known to readers of The Bridge Bulletin in the USA for his trenchant lampooning of bridge and bridge players. In this, his first collection, he aims his darts not only at bridge players but golfers. This book of hilarious one-panel cartoons will make a great gift for any bridge nut or golf addict....

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $14.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $12.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £7.95

ISBN: 978-1-897106-64-8


Out of Hand... Out of Mind

Bill Buttle

Bill Buttle's 'Out of Hand' cartoon panels appear regularly in a number of bridge magazines, notably the ACBL's monthly Bulletin. This is his first collection devoted solely to bridge humor....

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $15.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $12.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £7.95

ISBN: 978-1-77140-030-5


Saints and Sinners

David Bird & Tim Bourke

David Bird's witty stories about the bridge playing monks of St. Titus and their obnoxious Abbot have formed the basis of six previous collections, and appear regularly in bridge magazines throughout North America and the UK. This seventh book in the canon is presented in a new quiz format, so that you can try to solve the bridge problems before th...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $19.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $19.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £12.95

ISBN: 978-1-894154-23-9


Tales Out of School

David Silver

Move over Victor Mollo and David Bird! Fans of the Hideous Hog, the Abbot, and the Rabbi will find a new hero among the halls of Mohican College (the last of the community colleges to be established). Tales out of School is a collection of humorous bridge stories from the witty and satirical pen of David Silver. It will delight readers with the adv...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $12.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $12.95

ISBN: 978-0-969846-12-3


The Hog takes to Precision

Victor Mollo

Just about every bridge player in the world has read Victor Mollo’s Bridge in the Menagerie, a book that is on any list of the all-time top ten on the game. Towards the end of his life, Mollo continued to write stories about the same well-loved characters (the Hideous Hog, the Rueful Rabbit, Oscar the Owl, and the rest), but some appeared onl...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $21.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $19.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £13.95

ISBN: 978-1-897106-66-2


The Naked Bridge Player

David Silver

Professor Silver is back! The hero of Tales Out of School, A Study in Silver, and Bridge The Silver Way takes on new opponents as the author finds fresh literary targets to lampoon. Yes, the man who brought us the Silver Certainty Principle, the Eastwood convention ("Do you feel lucky, partner?") and the concept of the supremacy of the heart suit i...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $19.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $17.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £10.95

ISBN: 978-1-897106-15-0


The Principle of Restricted Talent

Danny Kleinman & Nick Straguzzi

An anthology of humorous stories featuring Chthonic, the bridge-playing robot. The stories draw unmercifully funny portraits of human bridge players, as Chthonic's bridge brilliance and abrasive and ill-concealed contempt for his human creators leave them all in his wake. A particular target is the pompous Director of the Cybernetics Research Insti...

Cost in Canadian Dollars  $21.95    Cost in Cost in US Dollars  $18.95        Cost in Cost in UK Pounds  £11.95

ISBN: 978-1-894154-92-5


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