There are a lot of players in the world who want to beat the casino by counting cards at the blackjack table. Books and movies have sensationalized the riches and glory associated with card counting. But what is really feasible? How can you get the best advantage at the blackjack table? Which advanced blackjack strategy will you use?
A lot of blackjack players ask me what they should do when dealt a soft hand. A “soft hand” is when you have an Ace and any other card that isn’t a 10 or face card. Being dealt an Ace along with another card will help you build an advantage over the House, but only when played properly. When you use a black jack strategy that properly deals with soft hands, you will gain an advantage.
Recently, Sam Barrington’s book, Ask Dr. BlackJack, was reviewed by several large book review organizations, and they were all pleasantly surprised and excited upon finishing the book. Read the book review below by ForeWord Reviews’ very own Mark McLaughlin: